Past Meetup

Design for Success with React and Storybooks - Chris Saylor

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Too often developers are not involved with front end design discussions and end up struggling to get a sketch design to fit into a website. Many of these tools do not offer good ways of communicating animations or different states of the various components and in the end, there still has to be a translation into something that is functional.

This talk aims to change that. We will be looking at Storybook as a tool that facilitates developers and designers working hand-in-hand to codify designs in React ( components. We will also cover some strategies of React component building that enabled taking advantage of tools like Storybook.

Chris Saylor ( is a lead engineer at Zumba Fitness ( who is heavily involved in product development covering design, engineering, and operations.

NOTE: AtlanticBT has a new location - 2121 RDU Center Drive, Suite 200, Morrisville, NC 27560


6-7pm: Networking

7pm - 7:15pm: Have-a-job Need-a-job, What's new in PHP

7:15pm - 8pm: Presentation

8pm: Q&A & Networking