Past Meetup

Talk Night — GraphQL in Vue, plus Lightning Talks

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Join us for a night of talks, mingling, and food! We have an awesome lineup up for the evening.

NOTE: Please arrive no later than 6:30pm! Due to building security, we won't be able to let you in if you arrive later than 6:30. Thanks!


* GraphQL and State Management with Apollo — Josh and Matt
Learn how Kiva integrated the Apollo suite in an Isomorphic App and how it's changed how they write code.


* Basic Animation in Vue — Po Rith
A walk through the awesome things that can be done with animations in Vue. In this talk, we'll peruse some of Sarah Drasner's (Vue core team) work on amination and recreate one of her examples.

* Vue CLI 3 — Jeff Schenck
Fresh out of beta, let's play with some of the exciting new features! Interactive scaffolding with no ejecting, rapid prototyping, and even a GUI!

* How Kiva decided on Vue.js — Jim
How the Kiva engineering team decided to go with the Vue.js framework and ecosystem.


* Intro to Vue — Jeff Schenck
If you're curious about Vue and looking for how to get started, we'll have a separate (optional) breakout session to do a quick walkthrough. Get up and running with your first basic Vue project, with Jeff Schenck, Engineer at Stripe (


6:00 – 6:30 Dinner and mingling
6:30 – 6:40 Welcome
6:40 – 7:10 GraphQL and State Management with Apollo
7:15 – 7:30 Lightning Talks
7:45 – 8:30 (optional) Breakout Session: Intro to Vue
7:45 – 9:00 More mingling


A generous thanks to Kiva ( for hosting and feeding us! And as always, if you're interested in speaking, please reach out!