June 17 - 21, 2022
Amsterdam & Online
React Summit 2022
The biggest React conference worldwide
Talk: 5 Years of Building React Table
Talk: From Blender to the Web - the Journey of a 3D Model
Sara is a developer at axo.dev. Author of The Opinionated Guide to React. 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.
Tech Educator, India
Talk: Build a Design System with React and Tailwind CSS
Shruti Balasa is a full stack web developer and a Tech Educator from India. She likes to make web development simple for beginners through her courses, Youtube tutorials and eBooks. Her latest eBook [Complete Guide to CSS Flex & Grid](https://shrutibalasa.gumroad.com/l/css-flex-and-grid) has sold more than 1000 copies across 80 countries.
Talk: Walking the Line Between Flexibility and Consistency in Component Libraries
Siddharth builds tools for developers. In the past, he worked on Design Systems at Auth0 and as the frontend architect at Practo. He loves talking about design, performance and open source.
Talk: How React Applications Get Hacked in the Real-World
Liran Tal is a software developer, and a GitHub Star, world-recognized for his activism in open source communities and advancing web and Node.js security. He engages in security research through his work in the OpenJS Foundation and the Node.js ecosystem security working group, and further promotes open source supply chain security as an OWASP project lead. Liran is also a published author of Essential Node.js Security and O'Reilly's Serverless Security. At Snyk, he is leading the developer advocacy team and on a mission to empower developers with better dev-first security.
OramaSearch Inc., Italy
Talk: You don't want to Server-side Render your Next.js App, High-performance Next.js
Co-founder of OramaSearch, the next-generation full-text search engine that runs at the edge! Also: TC39 Delegate, Google GDE, Microsoft MVP, Published Author, International Speaker.
Talk: Bringing the New React Native Architecture to the OSS community
Nicola Corti is a Software Engineer in the React Native team @ Meta, building tooling and infrastructure to support mobile engineers in the open-source space. He's a Google Developer Expert for Kotlin and has been working with the language since before version 1.0. He's the maintainer of several open-source libraries, and he's the host of the Developers' Bakery podcast. Furthermore, he is an active member of the developer community. His involvement goes from speaking at international conferences to being a member of CFP committees and supporting developer communities across Europe. In his free time, he also loves baking and running marathons.
Talk: Don't take it Personally, it is Personalization
Among the different things that Facundo enjoys, some of them are meeting and connecting with other people, web development, and talking a lot. After more than 12 years working as a developer, creating products and projects for different organizations and clients, he thought it would be great to combine those three interests in some way. In his search of ways to handle that, he discovered the world of Developer Relations. Nowadays, Facundo works as a DevRel Engineer at Storyblok, and he spends his time engaging with the dev community, speaking at events and conferences, creating and sharing content, writing articles for different websites and platforms, leading workshops, and talking (of course). He is one of the organizers of React Buenos Aires, the biggest React community in Argentina. He has been selected Prisma Ambassador, Auth0 Ambassador, and Cloudinary Media Developer Expert.
Talk: Content Modeling for React Developers
Guild.host, UK, Canada
Talk: React Native Everywhere
Taz is a serial founder, startup advisor, technical management consultant, former organizer of TorontoJS, and GraphQL expert. He’s more recently known for his work on realtime GraphQL systems and cross-platform embeddable experiences which have allowed him to provide sophisticated offerings for wide reaching impact. When he’s not behind a computer, he can be found chasing his cat or being chased on a race track.
Medallia, Czech Republic
Talk: Inside Fiber: the in-depth overview you wanted a TLDR for
I'm a Sr. Front-End Engineer at Medallia, building their surveys platform and helping them shape the customer experience market with React. My areas of interest include JS and compile-to-JS languages, DX, and performance optimization. Aside from public speaking about these, I also volunteer at TechLabs, teaching front-end development.
Ag Grid, UK
Talk: AG Grid's New React Rendering Engine
Talk: Keeping Sane with React Micro-Frontends in Production by Applying Observability
Software Engineer and Tech Lead. Currently building a better micro-frontend platform at DAZN, mentoring and helping teams with tech initiatives, focusing on system architecture, monitoring and observability. I enjoy working with new technologies and scaling React apps and teams.
Findlay Web Tech, UK
Talk: Composition vs Configuration: How to Build Flexible, Resilient and Future-proof Components
David S. Price
Talk: Design-Driven Full-stack: an End-to-End Dev Workflow that Scales
By weekday, David is a RedwoodJS cofounder, GP at Preston-Werner Ventures, and developer in residence at 128 Collective, a climate philanthropy organization. At all other times, he is mostly “Dad”, often “husband”, and, when he can sneak away, enjoying the forest, ocean, and coffee shop near his home. He can be found in northern Northern California along the coast, gazing past his computer screen at the distant ocean (courtesy of the gratuitously oversized garage-office windows).
Talk: Full-stack JS today: Fastify, GraphQL and React
Cody is a software engineer consultant, developer relations engineer, and university instructor with a passion for learning and sharing technology. He teaches a university web development course and loves interacting with developers of all experience levels. He started speaking internationally in 2022 at React Summit and NodeConf EU as well as hosting some of the events connected to NodeConf EU. His current passion is building full-stack and decentralized applications using all OSS technologies.
Wouter van den Broek
Synappz Digital Health, Netherlands
Talk: Infiltrate Your Own React Native App
Wouter van den Broek is a independent consultant and engineer. He has build more than 200 apps, from Symbian to BlackBerry to iOS and Android and now on the endeavor with React Native. With all these years of experience in the mobile world with building mobile apps there is a lot of knowledge to be shared. Also loves new technology, software processes; how to figure those out and traveling and reading.
Talk: Enabling Next Generation of Designer-Developer Collaboration with ES Modules
Vova is a product engineer at Framer, where he works on removing boundaries of what's possible to achieve with creative tools and enabling new ways of building products. He's passionate about native browser ESM, Import Maps and web3.
Nik Kalyani is the founder and CEO of Decentology, the company behind Hyperverse, the open, decentralized platform that makes it easy for web developers to build blockchain applications. He found his passion for crypto while tinkering with a Bitcoin mining rig in 2013 and has never looked back. As a serial entrepreneur, Kalyani previously co-founded DNN Software, a popular Open Source CMS in the Microsoft ecosystem (acquired in 2017). He has been recognized with Microsoft’s “Most Valuable Professional” award for 11 years for his community contributions.
Talk: Don't Forget React Memo
I'm a Frontend engineer in SoftServe and born cook in my former life. I love to learn something new and immediately put it into practice and share my experience with others. I'm a mentor at Kottans, give public speeches, participate as program committee in fwdays, translate programming books and maintain an insta magazine @twoLip about my travels and hobbies.
Talk: Multiple apps, one code to rule them all
Shem has more than a decade of experience in software engineering in various domains: client and server-side, real-time systems, big data, mobile, and web. Shem is passionate about building a culture of growth mindset and obsessed with making teams work better together. After several years as a senior IC in WeWork and Meta, Shem is now the CTO and Co-Founder of Wilco, a platform that empowers every developer, regardless of their background or skill level, to unlock their full potential.
Clifford works on internal products & infrastructure at LinkedIn. In the past he worked Growth & SEO for LinkedIn & built web experiences helping nonprofits at Salesforce.org. He's loves to share the joy of programming with others & is an advocate for a more diverse & equitable tech industry. Ask him about non-traditional pathways into tech(coding bootcamps, sabbaticals etc), interdisciplinary learning & personal knowledge management(BASB).
Talk: A Frontend Developer’s Guide to Web3, How to Build UI's for Smart Contracts
Rahat is a hip hop artist turned web developer, indie hacker, and web3 enthusiast. Rahat's passions include advocating for mental health in tech, music, gaming, and mentoring new developers especially in the web3 space.
Vandana Verma Sehgal
Talk: New Way of Envisioning Security in the Dependencies
Vandana is a Security Relations Leader at Snyk with a current focus on DevSecOps. She has extensive experience in Application Security, Vulnerability Management, SOC, Infrastructure Security and Cloud Security. Vandana is a seasoned speaker and trainer. She presented at various public events ranging from Global OWASP AppSec events to BlackHat events, to regional events such as BSides events in India. She is on the OWASP Global Board of directors (Vice-Chair). She also works in various communities towards diversity initiatives such as InfosecGirls, InfosecKids and WoSec. She is a recipient of multiple awards and is listed as one of the top women leaders in technology and cybersecurity in India. She won the Indian Achievers’ Award for contributing to the community's enablement.
Talk: Stop Abusing Client State Management
Hi, I'm Nir 👋 Married to Efrat and father to Bar Or and Hadas. I live in Israel and built (awesome Pokemon) websites since I was a kid 😎 My professional journey started at Intel and went through blockchain startup. Today I run a consulting Frontend solutions company that focuses on Web 3.0. I'm totally in love 😍 with React, its ecosystem and community and happy to explore new solutions and share my knowledge with everyone 🙂
Talk: Let’s Talk about Re-renders
Nadia is a Frontend Architect, experienced coder and tech blogger. She loves debugging mysterious bugs, solving hard problems with simple solutions and writing articles, that make complicated advanced concepts easy to understand. She managed to escape from locked down Australia in the middle of the global pandemic and now enjoys the life of a digital nomad all over the world.
Talk: Find Out If Your Design System Is Better Than Nothing
Arseny helps client teams build dev processes and deliver web UIs as a Solution Architect at Rangle Amsterdam. Interested in that boring side effect of software development — generating product value — he's always happy to talk about team decision-making, cost-benefit analysis and metrics. Of the 10+ years in frontend development, he spent 1 year building experiments to increase a signup conversion rate by 5 percentage points.
WP Engine, USA
Talk: Remixing WordPress: Building a Headless Site with Remix, WPGraphQL, and Web Fundamentals
Talk: Large scale projects challenges (NextJS - Contentful)
Leonidas is a front-end developer adept on providing the technical foundation for unique creative concepts and user experiences. Currently working as chapter lead, leading the frontend chapter at Vodafone Greece.
Talk: You Do Have Time to Build it Twice
Swizec is a software engineer, author, educator, and conference speaker. He's published books on modern web technologies, data visualization, and productivity, and has trained engineering teams at Fortune500 companies. Now he's distilling 20 years of tacit experience into actionable steps.
Talk: The Apollo Cache is Your Friend, if You Get To Know It
Raman is a software developer at Shopify focusing on Frontend development. He is passionate about all things GraphQL and getting into their guts to understand why they do what they do. Having gone from fixing bugs on his first-ever teams GraphQL server to introducing it to his previous org he’s really trying to see it all, especially now at Shopify.
Talk: The Only Way to Eat an Elephant - Code Splitting With Server Side Rendering
Lena is a Frontend Developer and Ex Lawyer, she has a passion for fashion trends, frontend technologies and Kyiv balconies. In the last few years she worked on Wix Groups - a social network for communities within Wix Sites. She joined Wix Bookings in Amsterdam to Democratize the way people book services online.
Talk: What are Docker Extensions
As a youngster, I had an early interest in computers. I quickly learned to disassemble and reassemble my family's Tandy 1000 without much effort. This passion only grew as I got older. In college, I became very interested in helping to bridge the growing digital divide and started a student organization, Tech Serv, at Drexel University. After college, I started my career as a data analyst but quickly found a career in Product Management. Here, I was able to combine my love for technology with my passion for improving the lives of others. Since that time, I've been a product manager in a variety of industries including MarTech and HealthTech. Now at Docker, I hope to continue on my journey by improving the lives of developers and helping solve their daily challenges.
Talk: Fast React Monorepos with High Quality DX
Decentology, United States, Lancaster PA
Talk: Reacting to Web3
Architect and full stack developer, jack of all Typescript, Web3, .NET Core, Flutter, Kubernetes, Dev Ops, Networking, Monitoring, Analytics, Databases, APIs and all the things! Specializing in web3 content management and developer experiences.
Talk: Next.js and Chrome
Talk: Handling Data at Scale for React Developers
Tejas Kumar is an international keynote speaker with an engineering background spanning 22 years, from design to frontend to backend to devops. Today, Tejas shares talks at large with developer communities worldwide, equipping them to do their best work.
Talk: Avoiding CSRF with Remix
Talk: Sharing is Caring: (How) Should Micro Frontends Share State?
Born and raised in Israel, the “Startup Nation”, Eliran is a Lead Software Engineer with a passion for Computer Science & Software Design. He holds a BSc in Computer Science from Technion – Israel Institute of Technology. Eliran led development teams in both Tel Aviv and New York, and today he lives with his wife in the Netherlands, helping to build the future of digital Health Care.
Talk: Sharing is Caring: Reusing Web Data Viz in React Native
Krystal has been working with development for 12 years. During this time she's had the opportunity to work in a wide range of projects from web and mobile applications to games and virtual reality. Currently, she works as a Senior Frontend Developer on the Insights team at Shopify, creating delightful data viz components. She's also been a tech coach on Rails Girls and presented talks and workshops at events like VueConf, RubyConf, Laracon, and CodeTalks. You can find out more about she's done so far on her website: http://krystalcampioni.com
Talk: Measuring and Improving React Native Performance
Hi, I'm a tech lead at BAM where I've been developing React Native apps for 7 years. My obsession is mobile apps performance 🚀. I truly believe it's our responsibility to develop performant apps, as one way to fight against climate change!
Talk: Dear Client, I'm Leaving You
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.
Talk: Automated Application Security Testing
Scott Gerlach is Co-founder and Chief Security Officer at StackHawk, a Denver-based startup focused on empowering engineers to easily identify and remediate security bugs. Scott brings over two decades of security and engineering experience to his current role, having served as CSO, CISO, and in other executive leadership functions at companies like SendGrid, Twilio, and GoDaddy. When he's not at work, you'll find Scott spending time with family, brewing beer, and playing guitar.
Talk: The Art of Functional Programming
Anjana suffers from a chronic case of curiosity, which led her from philosophy to English teaching to computational linguistics to software development. As a developer advocate at Observable, these days she codes & teaches from her home base in San Francisco; in the before-times, you could find her speaking at events around the world. She loves to share the joy of programming and advocate for a more diverse, equitable, and ethical tech industry. Ask her about the Recurse Center & Outreachy, she’s an alumna of both!
Talk: Marrying WASM/WebGL Games with React UI
Johannes started developing iOS games in high school, creating his own LISP dialect on top of the ObjC runtime for faster iteration. In his undergrad at h_da Darmstadt he taught computers forgetting, after which he spend 2 years developing semantic SaaS solutions in TypeScript. Going back to academia he did his MSc at Oxford, combining archaeology and computer science with react. After a year in San Francisco implementing video conferences in IE11, he successfully bankrupted 2 start-ups in Berlin and is now working at a stealth startup in London when not designing boardgames.
Talk: React Microfrontend Applications for TVs and Game Consoles
Principal Engineer and active open source contributor. From Minsk, but now based in London and work at DAZN. I like playing around with TS, React, Redux, MobX/MST, RxJS, WebGL, Serverless, Node, Functional Programming with a focus on performance, system architecture and team productivity.
Talk: Becoming a Form Wizard: Intuitive Multi-Step Workflows
Nick is an empathetic community member, full-stack developer, and avid Disney parks & animation fan. When he’s not speaking at local meetups or contributing to embedded JS projects, you can probably find him at the nearest climbing gym. His mustache is a figment of your imagination.