October 14 - 15, 2020
React Summit 2020
The biggest React conference worldwide
Stitch Fix, USA
Talk: TypeScript + React = ❤️
Ben is a Christian, husband, and father of 3, with 15 years of professional experience developing user interfaces for the Web. He currently is a Principal Frontend Engineer at Stitch Fix on their Frontend Platform team, helping architect their Design System. Ben also is a Google Developer Expert, Microsoft MVP, and enjoys playing basketball, DIY, watching movies, and tweeting (@benmvp) / blogging (benmvp.com) about his experiences with new web technologies.
Adam L Barrett
Talk: Nx + Next.js = ❤
Blitz.js Creator, USA
Talk: Blitz.js - The Fullstack React Framework
Brandon Bayer is the creator of Blitz.js. He is currently a full-time maintainer of Blitz and supports himself with part-time consulting on the side. Outside of Blitz, his other passion is flying real airplanes and RC helicopters.
Talk: Making Your React Apps Perform At Scale
Kent C. Dodds
Epic React, USA
Talk: Consume ➡️ Build ➡️ Teach
Talk: Flipper: The Extensible DevTool Platform for React Native
Talk: GraphQL and React - Two Great Tastes that Taste Great Together
Talk: The Psycological Effects of useEffect
Sara is a developer at CodeSandbox. GraphQL and Open Source enthusiast. Conference Speaker and Airport expert. She's also a fan of horror movies, has talents such as banging sticks into a drum kit and saying the wrong thing at the wrong time.
Talk: Introducing React View
Currently on the UI Platform team at Uber. Focused on design systems (baseweb.design), open source (multiple popular react libraries as react-movable or react-portal), CSS in JS and great user/developer experiences. Previously building product at Cloudflare.
Talk: React Accessibility: Beyond the Basics
Talk: React Components and How To Style Them
Jemima Abu is a self-taught Front End Developer and school-taught Systems Engineer from Lagos, Nigeria. She currently works at Telesoftas, a software company based in Lithuania. She is an avid advocate for diversity and intersectionality in technology and accessibility in web development. She's also a huge nerd, slightly obsessed with cats and can usually be found on her laptop, coding or watching slice-of-life anime.
Talk: Games Are Smarter Than Us
Liad is the Frontend Architect and Tech Lead in Duda, in charge of its client-side infrastructure, technologies, and performance. He is a web dev enthusiast for over a decade, juggling React, Webpack and Buzzwords@latest in order to always build the best user experience.
Softiware AS, Norway
Talk: Let the Main Thread Breathe!
Majid Hajian is a passionate software developer with years of developing and architecting complex web and mobile applications. His passions are Flutter, PWA, and performance. He loves sharing his knowledge with the community by writing and speaking, contributing to open source, and organizing meetups and events. Majid is the award-winning author of the "Progressive web app with Angular" book by Apress and the "Progressive Web Apps" video course by PacktPub and Udemy. He is (co)organizer a few Nordic conferences and meetups including GDG Oslo, FlutterVikings, Mobile Era, and ngVikings.
Talk: Why Paid UI Components Aren’t Evil
TJ VanToll is a front-end developer, author, and a Principal Developer Advocate for Progress. TJ has over a decade of web development experience, including a few years working on the jQuery and NativeScript teams. Nowadays, he helps web developers build awesome UIs with KendoReact.
Kent C. Dodds
Epic React, USA
Talk: Panel Discussion: Testing
Talk: We Are All Hemingway
Krasimir has been writing for more then 10 years. Mostly code but also articles and books. You'll find him speaking on web related topics. Last couple of yeas he's been using React and its ecosystem extensively at Antidote.me. Where he and his team mates are trying to help patients reaching clinical trials.
Talk: Getting Weird with Video Manipulation and HTML5 Canvas
Dylan is a Senior Software Engineer at Mux, a startup building online video infrastructure for developers. Dylan works on the DevEx team to help developers deliver smooth video to their users. Previously he co-founded Crowdcast, a live video streaming platform.
Teachers Pay Teachers, USA
Talk: Improve Your SEO
Ruth Mesfun is a Software Engineer at Teachers Pay Teachers. Her team was tasked to de-risk important pages that were dynamically rendered on mobile which they completed in two months. While learning all about SEO and mobile-first indexing she also is taking a class in beginner Japanese and finished a Financial Coach program.
Design Tokens, USA
Talk: Smoothly Inclusive Component Library Documentation
Kathleen is a fullstack engineer with a design background. In other words, she really enjoys the front of the frontend, digging into new technologies, and talking about accessibility, React component libraries, design systems, and inclusive documentation. She's also a Color Module Specification Editor for the W3C Design Tokens Community Group. When not coding, designing, or speaking about things, Kathleen is the best Lanterne Rouge cyclocrosser you’ll ever meet.
Talk: Using React Hooks + Capacitor to Access Native Mobile APIs
Thomas is a cross-functional Software engineer with a focus on mobile and web applications. He currently works at Ionic as the Developer Experience Engineer on Capacitor. In his free time, he likes to compose music, create 3d art/animations, and participate in game dev jams.
Talk: Rethinking Server State with React Query
Maurice de Beijer
Independent Software Consultant and Trainer, Netherlands
Talk: Getting Started with Suspense and Concurrent Rendering in React