API Development & Functional Reactive Programming

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Agenda:

6:30pm Doors open
7:00pm Intros
7:10pm Mike Stowe presents Designing, Mocking and Documenting your API in 15 minutes
7:30pm Functional Reactive Programming by Pete Hodgson
8:00pm 15 Seconds of Fame
8:45pm Meetup Over!

Door Prizes:

• Tickets to Forward 3 Web Technology Summit (http://forwardjs.com/)

• Mobile HTML5 (http://www.amazon.com/Mobile-HTML5-Estelle-Weyl/dp/1449311415) by Estelle Weyl, and a number of other books donated by O'Reilly Media

Thanks to our sponsors TIBCO Jaspersoft, Autodesk and PubNub

Designing, Mocking, and Documenting your API in 15 minutes by Mike Stowe

Wouldn't it be awesome if you could design your entire API, mock it out for developers to try out, and even generate multiple all of your documentation and tooling from SDKs to API tests in 15 minutes? Doesn't seem possible - well with RAML and the open source tools surrounding it, you can do all that - and more!

Functional Reactive Programming by Pete Hodgson

The re-emergence of functional programming coincides nicely with the JavaScript renaissance. But where does the UI fit in? In this talk we'll cover the core concepts of Functional Reactive Programming while learning a practical application of them using Bacon.js. You'll learn how to build user interface components in a clear, declarative style by modeling both user interaction and back-end processing using one clean abstraction: streams of events.

15 Seconds of Fame

Have something you want to announce to the group? Near the end of the meetup, we'll have 15 seconds for you to make an announcement, request feedback, pose a question or *sigh* announce a job opening.

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