React Sydney September 2nd 2019

React Sydney
React Sydney
Public group

Atlassian HQ

Level 29 363 George Street Β· Sydney

How to find us

Head up to level 29 and look for the crowd of awesome people!

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What we'll do

🏠 Venue

Atlassian HQ
Level[masked] George Street


🎟 Tickets

RSVPs open now.
Cost: FREE!
Click "Going" to claim your spot


πŸ“… Schedule

18:00 - doors open
18:20 - First Talk
18:45 - Food & networking
19:15 - Second Talk
20:00 - Third Talk
21:00 - Finish


🎀 Talks

1️⃣ It looks like CSS but it’s not CSS: Writing styles for React Native

Writing styles for a React Native app has a lot in common with writing styles for the browser but there are some critical differences. What are the things you need to know to get started, and how do you make sure your code can grow happily? Petch has learnt the hard way so that you don’t have to.

☞ by Petra Gulicher (

2️⃣ Using the new React DevTools

The React team have released an all new and improved React DevTools! Follow along as Dinesh walks us through some of the new features and does a live performance audit of a React application.

☞ Dinesh Pandiyan (

3️⃣ React Hook Form

Talking about the history of form building and introducing a new react hooks library for building form uncontrolled, showing it can be potentially much easier and flexible to build with the library.

☞ Bill (

β˜… Want to talk at a future event?

Get up and show off something cool, or talk about your favourite new tool, or show off what you've been working on! Can use slides, show a demo, or just hold the mic - the stage is yours. First time speakers and seasoned pros and everyone in between are all welcome πŸ€—

☞ Submit a talk now! hi+[masked]


πŸ• Food

Our food will be Pizza, with a mixture of vegetarian and non-vegetarian options - Sponsored by Atlassian.

Drinks will be a mix of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages (including water) - Sponsored by Thinkmill.


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React Sydney wouldn't be the awesome free event it is without huge thanks to our sponsors!

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Keeping us hydrated with the drinks!

"Thinkmill is an industry-leading technology development studio and a driving force behind major open source projects. The team of designers and developers delivers amazing user experiences backed by powerful technical architecture."

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Our hosts & Pizza Providers

"Tools for teams, from startup to enterprise. It's our mission to unleash the potential in every team, and we know that teams perform best when they are diverse and every team member feels that they belong. It's the unique contributions of all Atlassians that drive our success, and we're committed to building a culture where everyone can thrive and find meaning in their work. To that end, we are committed to providing an environment free of discrimination for everyone."


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Zero Tolerance Policy for harassment. Everyone is welcome, encouraged to be themselves, and has the right to feel comfortable at the event regardless of gender, age, race, religion, sexual orientation, etc.