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LA: Build cross platform desktop apps with Github's ELECTRON w/Chris Griffith
Please register via Eventbrite using the link to be on the guestlist. Registering on Eventbrite ensures you get food, drink and a raffle ticket. Hi JavaScriptLA Fans, by attending our April meetup you'll learn how to leverage your existing web skills to build cross-platform desktop applications. Electron is an open source application 'framework' created by GitHub, designed to make building desktop applications easy. This presentation will introduce you to its many features, and how you how to quickly get started. About the Presenter: Chris Griffith is the User Experience Lead at a home automation and security company and was also an instructor at the University of California, San Diego Extension teaching mobile application development. Author of Electron: From Beginner to Pro, published by Apress. He also has written Mobile App Development with Ionic, published by O’Reilly Press. He has also released Ionic Native Mocks and the Ionic Generator (an Electron app). Chris is an Adobe Community Professional specializing in PhoneGap/Cordova and Experience Design. In addition, he has served as a technical reviewer for several publications and written for ( You can follow him on twitter @chrisgriffith ( or at ( ( To Get the GitHub for Dummies guide by O'Reilly click Here! ( An introductory guide for software development team members explains how to use GitHub for project management and collaboration, covering such topics as project transparency, collaboration tools, and the basics of Git version control management. ( Don't forget to thank HackReactor for providing space, food and drinks! Food & Drink: Food and Drinks will be provided by our Host! Sponsored By: Join Us Online To Discuss This Meetup ( Feel free to discuss online via our Slack channel for topics you would like to see at this meetup. There's over 900 engineers online, so it's a great way to get in touch with your local developer friends and learn/share new ideas. --> If you don't have an invite to our Slack channel, please visit ( to get one. Subscribe on Youtube (View Past Meets & Tutorials) Join Us On Facebook Follow Us On Twitter Support Us on Patreon Location Hack Reactor ( 6060 Center Drive, Los Angeles, CA Parking There's plenty of parking around the building. Please don't park anywhere RESERVED however. You can also use Uber or Lyft too. Interested in Sponsoring? Please contact us at if you would like to be our sponsor (provide drink, food, raffle gifts) in return for promotion / speaking time. You can also reach us on Slack for faster communications (please message @vijay or @marko). "By registering for our events, you agree to be also included in our mailing list for upcoming news, events and announcements. You may opt out at anytime if you choose not to want to hear about important annoucements from JavaScriptLA" Please register via Eventbrite using the link to be on the guestlist. Registering on Eventbrite ensures you get food, drink and a raffle ticket.

Hack Reactor

6060 Center Drive · Los Angeles, CA