What we're about

LeedsJS is a JavaScript community-based in Leeds, UK. We get together regularly to talk about the latest tools and trends.

LeedsJS is an inclusive group that welcomes all levels and abilities. If you are a keen JS developer or aspiring JS developer then this group is for you.

At our events, we have 2 short talks and plenty of time for networking often with food and drinks provided.

Upcoming events (1)

Monorepos with Turborepo & tldraw's Blood Moat


18:00 Networking, drinks, pizza
18:30 Steve Ruiz: tldraw's blood moat
19:00 Break
19:10 Sarah Liddell: Monorepos with Turborepo
19:40 Home or Pub
* Timings are approximate

Please let us know if you have any dietry requirements

Sarah Liddell
A mathematician who became a software engineer

Turbo is an incremental bundler and build system optimized for JavaScript and TypeScript, written in Rust.

Steve Ruiz
Steve is the founder of tldraw, a very good whiteboard for developers. He is a London-based designer and developer who specializes in creative tools. You can find him on Twitter @steveruizok.

tldraw's blood moat
Every startup needs a moat—some competitive advantage that makes it hard for other products to do what you do. At tldraw, our moat is full of blood and tears. In this talk, I'll walk through some of the nightmare features involved in building a whiteboard and why you should definitely never try to do it yourself.

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