11-15 Apr, 2021
React Summit Remote Edition
Online
React Summit Remote Edition 2021

The biggest React conference in the cloud

Shawn Swyx Wang
Shawn Swyx Wang
Temporal, Singapore
Talk: Lessons To Outlive React
Swyx is passionate about Developer Tooling and Developer Communities. He currently works as Head of Developer Experience at Temporal.io and recently published the Coding Career Handbook for Junior to Senior developer careers. In his free time he teaches React, TypeScript, Storybook and Node.js CLI's at Egghead.io, and helps run the Svelte Society community of meetups.
Michael Jackson
Michael Jackson
React Training, USA
Talk: Building Better Websites with Remix
Building Remix, founder of React Training and creator of UNPKG. Father of 2 sons and 2 daughters. Speaker and writer.
Maurice de Beijer
Maurice de Beijer
Independent Software Consultant and Trainer, Netherlands
Talk: React Hooks Tips Only the Pros Know
Maurice de Beijer is an independent software consultant and trainer. He specializes in JavaScript, React, and ASP.NET Core. His work includes a large, global, safety application for the oil and gas industry. Maurice is also active in the open source community. He teaches ECMAScript, TypeScript, React, RxJS and ASP.NET courses. Since 2005, he has received Microsoft’s Yearly Most Valuable Professional Award. Maurice is also active in the Dutch dotNed user group and helps organize its meetings.
Tom Preston-Werner
Tom Preston-Werner
RedwoodJS, USA
Talk: RedwoodJS: The Full-Stack React App Framework of Your Dreams
Building ChatterbugApp and RedwoodJS. Formerly: GitHub cofounder/CEO. Board at Netlify and Hack Club. Angel investor, pilot. Also: Gravatar, Jekyll, SemVer, TOML.
Roy Derks
Roy Derks
Vandebron, Netherlands
Talk: State Management in React with Context and Hooks
Roy Derks is a serial startup CTO, developer, author and conference speaker from Amsterdam. Currently leading the engineering teams at Vandebron, on a mission to provide the world with renewable energy.
Laura Beatris
Laura Beatris
YLD, Brazil
Talk: BDD & TDD in React
Laura is a Software Engineer at YLD, Content Creator, and Host of @usepodcast. Focused on making the web a better place and sharing knowledge with the community.
Kent C. Dodds
Kent C. Dodds
null, USA
Talk: Fire-Side Chat with Kent C. Dodds
Kent C. Dodds is a world renowned speaker, teacher, and trainer and he's actively involved in the open source community as a maintainer and contributor of hundreds of popular npm packages. Kent is the creator of TestingJavaScript.com and he's an instructor on egghead.io and Frontend Masters. He's also a Google Developer Expert. Kent is happily married and the father of four kids. He likes his family, code, JavaScript, and React.
David Khourshid
David Khourshid
Stately, USA
Talk: XState: the Visual Future of State Management
David Khourshid (known on Twitter as David K. Piano) is a software engineer for Microsoft, a tech author, and speaker. Also a fervent open-source contributor, he is passionate about statecharts and software modeling, reactive animations, innovative user interfaces, and cutting-edge front-end technologies. When not behind a computer keyboard, he’s behind a piano keyboard or traveling.
Tanner Linsley
Tanner Linsley
Nozzle.io, USA
Talk: Let's Build React Query in 150 Lines of Code!
Tanner Linsley is an entrepreneur and open source creator who loves React and JavaScript. He has built and still maintain several well-known open source libraries like React Query, React Table, React Virtual, React Form, React Charts, React Static, and even Chart.js He co-founded Nozzle.io 6 years ago and is currently helping it grow as VP of UI and UX. When not programming, Tanner spends his free time traveling, recording music, film-making, and vacationing with his wife and children.
Colby Fayock
Colby Fayock
Applitools, USA
Talk: Scaling WordPress with Next.js
Learning by doing is the best way to learn and it’s how Colby Fayock helps others learn about Javascript, React, and the static web. His work includes writing on freecodecamp.org, videos on YouTube, and courses on egghead.io as well as his first book 50 Projects for React & the Static Web.
Naz Delam
Naz Delam
Netflix, USA
Talk: Engineers Learn to Negotiate
Naz is a Senior Software Engineer at Netflix. She is passionate about UI engineering, Psychology and cats! 🐈 . At Netflix, she works on the product engineering team to enhance user experience across platforms. Prior to Netflix, she worked in the Finance industry as a Software Architect. 👩🏻‍💻 Naz is dedicated to advancing the role of women in engineering. 👩👩🏻👩🏼👩🏽👩🏾 She volunteers with Hour of Code teaching high school girls how to code and serves as a member of MentorCruise and BuiltByGirls to coach engineers. When she’s not working, you’re most likely to find her exploring the world 🌱, playing games, or curled up with a good book and a cup of coffee. 📚☕
Fred K. Schott
Fred K. Schott
Snowpack Author, USA
Talk: React Without JavaScript?
Fred is a Software Engineer living and working in San Francisco, CA. He's building snowpack & skypackjs. Fred also writes about JavaScript in his blog.
Lee Rowlands
Lee Rowlands
PreviousNext, Australia
Talk: Draft.js, Editor.js, Slate.js: Choosing the Best Text Editor for Your React Project
Lee (larowlan) has been a major contributor to Drupal (🙀) for over 12 years. Lee is a Drupal core Framework manager, member of the Drupal security team and is passionate about code quality. More recently he has turned his focus to JavaScript, most notably React, Gatsby and Next.js, with Drupal's move to being a headless-first CMS. Lee was one of the primary architects of Drupal's testing architecture and champions automated testing and build processes. Lee has worked on several of Australia's largest websites during his 9 years as a Senior Developer with one of Australia's most trusted agencies: PreviousNext.
Matt Landers
Matt Landers
WP Engine, USA
Talk: API-first Development with Headless WordPress
Matt Landers leads the DevRel team at WP Engine, after joining the company in 2019 as a Technical Architect who was (and still is) super passionate about headless. That passion ultimately played a major role in the release of Atlas, which pairs WP Engine’s industry-leading WordPress platform with Node.js hosting to enable headless solutions using modern frameworks and technologies like React, Vue, and more. Before joining WP Engine, he served as Technology Evangelist at Microsoft, where he educated developers on the advantages of adopting .NET and worked with Fortune 100 companies to build some of the largest enterprise systems as an Architect. Additionally, Matt founded Covalence, a coding bootcamp, channeling his passion for teaching developers.
Josh Goldberg
Josh Goldberg
Codecademy, USA
Talk: Stories and Strategies from Converting to TypeScript
Hi, I'm Josh! I'm a frontend developer from New York with a passion for open source, static analysis, and the web. I work at Codecademy as a frontend engineer on our core Web Platform team. I'm passionate about open source and bringing accessible education to the masses in a sustainable way.
Radoslav Stankov
Radoslav Stankov
Product Hunt, Bulgaria
Talk: React Native Architecture at Product Hunt
Full-stack developer with 18+ years of experience, currently he is head of engineering at Product Hunt (owned by Angel List). In his spare time, he organizes React.NotAConf conference and React.Sofia meetup.
Iris Schaffer
Iris Schaffer
Spotify, UK
Talk: Test Kitchen: A Recipe for Good Tests
Iris is a front end developer with a passion for user experience and design, currently building products at Spotify. She’s also engaged in the Swedish meetup scene where she co-organises a ReasonML meetup.
Lee Robinson
Lee Robinson
Vercel, USA
Talk: Next.js — The Hybrid Architecture (SSG/SSR) for Web Developer Modernization and Scaling React
Lee is a developer, writer, and course creator. He currently works at Vercel as a Solutions Architect and leads DevRel for Next.js. He frequently speaks about front-end development, design, and the future of the web.
Manjula Dube
Manjula Dube
Vanguard, Germany
Talk: Building Accessible React Components
Manjula loves contributing to OSS in her free time. She loves teaching and believes it is best way to learn more and more. She is one of the organisers for React India.
Adam Klein
Adam Klein
500Tech, Israel
Talk: We Don’t Know How React State Hooks Work
Adam is a CTO, a web developer and consultant, web GDE, and author of open source libraries. He is an entrepreneur and co-founder of 500Tech, a company that specializes in frontend technologies. He loves coding, and he loves speaking about code. Adam is very involved in the community, and is part of the organizing team of Angular & React meetups and conferences in Israel. https://dev.to/adamklein
Mathias Biilmann Christensen
Mathias Biilmann Christensen
Netlify, USA
Talk: Keeping It Simple
Matt Biilmann has been building developer tools, content management systems and web infrastructure for more than a decade. He is co-founder and CEO of Netlify, the modern platform for high performance websites and apps.
Elad Tzemach
Elad Tzemach
Veeva Systems, Canada
Talk: Inside Fiber: An Overview of React's Reconciliation Algorithm
Elad Tzemach is a software engineer at Veeva Systems. He is the UI Lead for SafetyAI - a product that enables companies in pharmacovigilance to automate processes using artificial intelligence. He is passionate about AI, React, the JavaScript eco-system, web architecture and new technologies.
Sid Kshetrapal
Sid Kshetrapal
CodeSandbox, Netherlands
Talk: Lessons Learnt from Building Interactive React Applications
Sid 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.
Ed Bentley
Ed Bentley
Fluke Games, UK
Talk: Write Tests. Generate UI. Profit!
Frontend Developer working on indie games and open source.
Krystal Campioni
Krystal Campioni
Shopify, Canada
Talk: Battle-Tested Techniques for Animation and Data Viz with React
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
Talia Nassi
Talia Nassi
AWS, USA
Talk: Setting Up Feature Flags with React
Talia Nassi is an international keynote speaker who delivers content on all things testing and quality. She is a developer advocate at Split.io where she works closely with engineering teams globally to ship software more efficiently. She is passionate about feature flagging, canary launches, CI/CD, testing in production, and A/B testing. She has spoken at countless conferences internationally, ranging from audiences of 100 to 4000!
Juri Strumpflohner
Juri Strumpflohner
Nrwl, Italy
Talk: Scaling React Development with Nx
Juri Strumpflohner lives in the very northern part of Italy and is currently working as a JavaScript Architect and Engineering Manager at Nrwl, where he consults for some of the world's biggest companies around the globe. Juri is very involved in the community. He's a Google Developer Expert in Web Technologies & Angular, speaks at international conferences, teaches on Egghead.io, or writes articles on https://juri.dev. He's also a core member of Nx.
Taley'a Mirza
Taley'a Mirza
Careem, Pakistan
Talk: Design Systems - Revamping Products for Consistent UIs
Taley’a is a software engineer, she has been helping her team in building and maintaining the frontend architecture of products over the last three year. She is currently working on ReactJS and has experience in other web and mobile technologies. She is an active contributor in community and loves speaking in community events and conferences. She is also interested in reading, art and traveling.
Rita Castro
Rita Castro
SDC:LX, Portugal
Talk: Building the Right Product and Building It Right: Extreme Programming and Atomic Design
Software Engineer that used to build stand alone applications for data processing and mission planning systems turned into a Full-Stack Developer working with Test Driven Development, XP and Pair Programming. Also a Mom now.
Andrew Hao
Andrew Hao
Lyft, USA
Talk: Platform-powered: Building a Frontend Platform to Scale as Fast as You Do 🚀
Andrew is a Staff Engineer at Lyft, where he builds products for Lyft's riders. When it comes to engineering, he's especially passionate about Web performance, machine learning and systems design. When it comes to people, he loves learning about what makes people tick and building high performing teams. In a prior life, he was a Principal Engineer at Carbon Five and an Engineering Manager at Blurb Books. He lives in Oakland with his family where he spends his free time running the streets and trails, dreaming about the day we'll be able to race in person. Online, he writes at https://www.g9labs.com
Eliran Natan
Eliran Natan
ZorgDomein, Netherlands
Talk: Build a UI that Learns - Intelligent Prefetching with React and TensorFlow.js
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.
Nikhil Sharma
Nikhil Sharma
Postman, India
Talk: Road to a Better UX with Suspense and Concurrent UI
Software Engineer at Postman. I build scalable and reactive web apps with React and some caffeine! OSS contributor and maintainer @ OSSN Blogger @Medium Speaker
Ken Wheeler
Ken Wheeler
React Artist, USA
Talk: Doing the Least Amount of Work Possible: An Intro to Runtime Performance
Core Architecture@[REDACTED], ReactJS Advocate, Speaker, Producer, Synthwave Artist, Google Dev Expert.
Daria Caraway
Daria Caraway
Workday, USA
Talk: Internationalizing React
Daria is a Speaker, Scrum Master, and Software Engineer at Workday where she builds consumer-grade web experiences for the enterprise user. When not coding, Daria is often found traveling, eating good food, and traveling to eat good food.
Elizabet Oliveira
Elizabet Oliveira
Elastic, Distributed, Portugal
Talk: SVGs to Make Your Blog Stand Out
Elizabet is a designer who likes to code. As a ReactJS enthusiast, she built and maintains React-Kawaii. A React library of fun kawaii characters that won "Fun Side Project of the Year" in React Amsterdam Open Source Awards 2018. Besides that, her passion for music and past experience as the first female rapper in Portugal under a major deal, led her to start Cassette Tape. The HTML5 based looper and recorder has granted her a spot in Google I/0 Dublin, in 2016. Also, a big fan of open-source, she has recently released a song for the designer/dev community called "Fork This" (2020). Elizabet currently works as Senior Product Designer for Elastic. Her mission is to bridge the gap between front-end and design.
Nader Dabit
Nader Dabit
Edge & Node, USA
Talk: Turning the Cloud Inside Out
Nader has been developing with React Native for over 2.5 years. He has worked with and trained developers from fortune 500 companies like Amazon, Visa, American Express, and Microsoft, helping them to get up to speed with React Native as quickly as possible.
Brent Vatne
Brent Vatne
Expo, Canada
Talk: Building a Mobile App with Expo, EAS, and React Native
Front-end web/mobile developer working on Expo and React Native.
Brandon Bayer
Brandon Bayer
Blitz.js Creator, USA
Talk: The Dawning of a New Age for Fullstack React
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.
Trish Ta
Trish Ta
Shopify, Canada
Talk: Remote Rendering with Web Workers
Trish Ta is a Staff Developer Shopify with over 9 years of experience working on web applications. She started her career in creating software for data visualization. She is currently working on front-end libraries that empower developers to build cool things on top of Shopify’s platform.
Oli Bates
Oli Bates
Cleo, UK
Talk: Sharing a Codebase with React & React Native: The Holy Grail?
Oli is currently a Frontend Engineer & Tech Lead at Cleo working across the mobile (React Native) & web (React) products. He sits within the savings squad whose mission is to help Cleo users build a safety net of savings.
Vladimir Novick
Vladimir Novick
EventLoop, Israel
Talk: React on the Blockchain - the Missing Getting Started Guide
VladimirNovick is the CTO & Co-Founder of EventLoopHQ, software architect, consultant, engineer and trainer, worldwide speaker, and published author.
Alex Trost
Alex Trost
Prismic, USA
Talk: Streamlining the Component Creation Process
Alex is a teacher who wants to make learning web development easier and more fun for everyone. He’s working on the Developer Experience team at Prismic to make building React sites with a powerful backend easier than ever. Working in the JAMStack with any React framework is where Alex is happiest. He also teaches creative coding techniques on his site, Frontend Horse.
Mohammad Shahbaz Alam
Mohammad Shahbaz Alam
Magic Labs, India
Talk: React User Authentication for Self-Sovereign Identity with Magic
Shahbaz is a full stack developer and open source enthusiast, Developer Advocate @ Magic Labs, GDG Ranchi Organizer, Auth0 Ambassador, and Mozilla Representative. He loves teaching and sharing his learnings at conferences and meetups related to Serverless, Authentication and Authorization, Google Technologies, Security, Web Extensions, SPAs, PWAs and VR/AR/XR.
Alexandre Moureaux
Alexandre Moureaux
BAM, France
Talk: Debugging RN Android Performance
Alex is a tech lead at BAM where he’s been developing React Native apps for 5 years. Currently his obsession is with performance and making sure React Native apps are on par with native apps on that aspect.
David McCabe
David McCabe
Facebook, USA
Talk: Fire-side chat on Recoil
UI Engineer at Facebook. Author of Recoil.js
Jeff Hoffer
Jeff Hoffer
Rollbar, USA
Talk: Using Rollbar in React
Jeff Hoffer is the Technical Leader for Growth at Rollbar, working to improve Rollbar's current products and assist in developing new products that engage customers by bringing Continuous Code Improvement tools to where they are. With over 20 years of experience developing software for startups and enterprises, scaling to Internet traffic, building and maintaining commercially licensed products, and developing internal enterprise tools, Jeff has worked as a Software Engineer, Software Architect and in Director and VP roles leading technology organizations at Intuit, The Bouqs Company, Lunchbox (acquired), Accordent (acquired by Polycom) and Countrywide along with consulting work at many other prominent firms. Jeff has a passion for software development which is why he loves working at Rollbar so much with the focus on improving the professional lives of developers and the strong engineering culture.
Jonny Burger
Jonny Burger
Remotion, Switzerland
Talk: Creating Videos Programmatically in React
Indie Hacker from Zurich. I make my own apps to live the dream! Big into motion graphics.
Jennifer Gray
Jennifer Gray
Shopify, Canada
Talk: Building a Shopify App with React & Node
Jennifer is a front end developer on the Docs and API Libraries team at Shopify where our goal is to make it easier for developers to build on Shopify’s platform by creating and curating technical resources. Jennifer has spent the last two years working on shopify.dev, Shopify’s home for developer documentation.
Hanna Chen
Hanna Chen
Shopify, Canada
Talk: Building a Shopify App with React & Node
As a former agency developer, Hanna has experience building apps on various platforms. At Shopify, she is a front-end developer on a team dedicated to building out the capabilities that enable great embedded apps. Hanna has spent the last three years building and maintaining Shopify App Bridge, a JavaScript library that lets developers embed apps directly inside the Shopify Admin and Shopify POS.
Samuel Snopko
Samuel Snopko
Storyblok, Slovakia
Talk: By the Power of Headless!
Samuel is responsible for the developer relations at Storyblok. As the headless system's head of devrel, he spends most of his time buried in the documentation and creating various experiments and demos. He always defines himself as Creative FrontEnd Knight & DesignOps enthusiast with a passion for JAMStack and the beautiful web. As a determined community believer, he co-created multiple meetups and is always happy to help any community in need.
Will Voelker
Will Voelker
Aldeia, Portugal / UK
Talk: Intro to React
Will divides his time between web development and teaching, and has ever since 2005, when he started his web development career removing duplicate data from his friend's map-based property search app. Since then he has coded and taught in diverse contexts, from national newspapers to the shores of the Atlantic ocean. A qualified school-teacher, he is nevertheless passionate about alternative forms of education. He has spent the last two years researching and building his home-ed support platform, Aldeia (using React, obviously).
Alex Trost
Alex Trost
Prismic, USA
Talk: Panel Discussion: The Modern Way of Making Websites in React
Alex is a teacher who wants to make learning web development easier and more fun for everyone. He’s working on the Developer Experience team at Prismic to make building React sites with a powerful backend easier than ever. Working in the JAMStack with any React framework is where Alex is happiest. He also teaches creative coding techniques on his site, Frontend Horse.
Sadek Drobi
Sadek Drobi
Prismic, France
Talk: Panel Discussion: The Modern Way of Making Websites in React
Prismic founder & CEO; Co-creator of Play web framework. He enjoys connecting business, marketing, software architecture and code.
Erin Fox
Erin Fox
ConvertKit, USA
Talk: Panel Discussion: The Modern Way of Making Websites in React
I'm Erin. An international speaker who has found a home in the React Community. Whether it’s building out projects in React or React Native, I enjoy a good Flexbox challenge and finding different UI solutions. I'm passionate about explaining things simply, learning, and cats.
Nader Dabit
Nader Dabit
Edge & Node, USA
Talk: Panel Discussion: The Modern Way of Making Websites in React
Nader has been developing with React Native for over 2.5 years. He has worked with and trained developers from fortune 500 companies like Amazon, Visa, American Express, and Microsoft, helping them to get up to speed with React Native as quickly as possible.
James Q Quick
James Q Quick
null, USA
Talk: Panel Discussion: The Modern Way of Making Websites in React
I'm a Fullstack Web Developer who is addicted to learning and loves working with people. I live by the motto Learn Build Teach, so I’m excited to share the things I learn with you!
Tamas Piros
Tamas Piros
Cloudinary, UK
Talk: Panel Discussion: Get to Know: Web Performance and Core Web Vitals
Tamas is a Google Developer Expert in Web Technologies and a Developer Experience Engineer. He has more than a decade of experience delivering technical training to large, prestigious organisations. He is passionate about unlocking the latest & greatest features of web development.
Eric Portis
Eric Portis
Cloudinary, USA
Talk: Panel Discussion: Get to Know: Web Performance and Core Web Vitals
Eric lives and works in Bellingham, WA. He used to produce fine art prints for a living and do web standards as a hobby; in 2016 he flipped that script and now works as a Web Platform Advocate at Cloudinary.
Cassidy Williams
Cassidy Williams
Netlify, USA
Talk: Panel Discussion: Get to Know: Web Performance and Core Web Vitals
Principal Developer Experience Engineer at Netlify. I like jokes, karaoke, and mechanical keyboards!
Houssein Djirdeh
Houssein Djirdeh
Google, USA
Talk: Panel Discussion: Get to Know: Web Performance and Core Web Vitals
After writing his first line of JavaScript, it only took Houssein three short years to become an accomplished developer, author, speaker, and advocate. He is an engineer on the Chrome and Web team at Google working on improving the open-source framework ecosystem. Houssein has given talks on progressive enhancement and building for the mobile user at dozens of conferences and events worldwide.
Romello Goodman
Romello Goodman
New York Times, USA
Talk: Graphics, as a Function of State / Graphic = fn(state)
Romello Goodman is a creative technologist primarily working with web technologies. By day, he works as a software engineer at The New York Times. By night, he uses a number of different tools to explore the intersection of creativity and code.
Isaac Mann
Isaac Mann
Narwhal Technologies, USA
Talk: React at Scale with Nx
Isaac is an Architect at Narwhal Technologies. He helps maintain the documentation for Nx at nx.dev and has created two video courses available at nxplaybook.com. Isaac is an Instructor at egghead.io with a focus on component design and xstate.
Zack DeRose
Zack DeRose
Narwhal Technologies, USA
Talk: React at Scale with Nx
Zack DeRose is Senior Engineer for Narwhal Technologies, where he works to build a better world through tech! In addition to the enterprise consulting done at Narwhal, Zack is very interested in content creation and teaching others! When not building web applications at scale, Zack enjoys a robust family life at scale, living in Phoenix AZ with his wife and 6 kids.
Adam Bradley
Adam Bradley
Ionic, USA
Talk: Scaling Components Across Multiple Frameworks
Director of Open Source Development at Ionic: Capacitor.js Ionic Framework Stencil.js
Jason Santos
Jason Santos
Rangle, USA
Talk: Complex React Migration: New Solutions to Old Codebase Problems
Jason Santos is a Senior Solution Architect at Rangle.io, where he is responsible for mentoring teams, understanding problems, finding solutions, and providing technical expertise to different projects. In the few years he has been at Rangle, he was able to contribute to the success of large projects in the Banking, Healthcare and Electronic Payment spaces, helping shape Enterprise architecture, leading teams and implementing full stack solutions using NodeJS microservices and cloud-native technologies, as well as both Angular and React. He brings with him 30 years of experience in building software across multiple languages and environments, from embedded software to IDEs and Debugging tools -- designing and implementing software frameworks and building applications on both back-end and front-end since the late 1990s. Being a certified SAFe Agilist, Jason is a strong advocate of process improvement, DevOps and agile delivery practices; he is also passionate about knowledge sharing and mentoring other developers.
Matt McClure
Matt McClure
MUX, USA
Talk: Remember CSS Sprites? Let's Do That with Video!
Matthew is an internet video nerd. He's the co-founder and Head of Technology & Community at Mux, a startup building online video infrastructure for developers, a core-contributor to Video.js, the biggest HTML5 video framework, and the organizer of Demuxed, the largest video-focused dev conference/community in the world.
Tejas Kumar
Tejas Kumar
Spotify, Germany
Talk: Panel Discussion: The Leland Prediction
Tejas enjoys people, code, and talking about code to people. Having begun coding at age 8, today Tejas travels around the world, encouraging, educating and empowering developers in the web development community.
Andrei Calazans
Andrei Calazans
G2i, Brazil
Talk: Panel Discussion: The Leland Prediction
I'm a Software Developer with an emphasis on a JavaScript Stack(React, React Native, GraphQL, Relay, Apollo, Redux, Redux-Saga, and others). Over the past years, I've worked mostly with Front-End applications, but I have done Back-End work with GraphQL JS. Despite starting my career on the Web, I have been working with Mobile applications for quite some time. Due to working on cross-platform solutions like React Native, I have some experience writing Swift, Objective-C, Java, and C++. I cherish good communication and respect. I also have some of those cliche skills = ) Fast learner and a good communicator. Besides Software Development, I like writing, learning about emotions, and philosophy.
Anurag Hazra
Anurag Hazra
Timeless, India
Talk: Panel Discussion: The Leland Prediction
Self taught frontend developer from India who loves to tinker around with modern web technologies, College student & currently working at timeless.co
Ariene Maiara
Ariene Maiara
G2i, Brazil
Talk: Panel Discussion: The Leland Prediction
Richard Moss
Richard Moss
Sainsbury's, UK
Talk: Incrementally Adopt Modern React Patterns in a Legacy Codebase
An avid technologist, Richard has worked on a variety of projects with a diverse range of people, crossing technologies, languages, and continents. With a particular focus on the front end space, he is currently working across teams to help build and develop the tech function at Sainsbury’s. Passionate about teaching and sharing, he’s also a co-organizer of JavaScript London and was previously a senior coach at React GraphQL Academy helping professional devs take their skills to the next level.
Kristina J. Robinson
Kristina J. Robinson
Influxdata, USA
Talk: Understand and Visualize your Data with InfluxDB Cloud
Kristina J. Robinson is a Software Engineering Manager at InfluxData. With over 20 years of software development experience, she is thrilled to be a part of the InfluxData UI team. Most recently, Kristina spent time in the financial tech sector working as front-end developer. Kristina graduated from Rice University with a degree in Computational and Applied Mathematics. She currently lives in San Antonio, TX, with her husband and teenage son, and has another son in college. She also has two cats, and fosters dogs and cats frequently. She plays video games with both her boys. She reads voraciously, enjoys paper crafts and knitting, and plays several musical instruments.
Nouha Chhih
Nouha Chhih
Prismic, France
Talk: Landing Your Next Developer Job
Nouha is the Developer Experience Manager at Prismic. She currently manages a team of developer experience engineers, and spending a lot of time on recruiting and growing her team. This year she'll recruit over 15 people to join her team. She'll share some advice for those of you preparing for technical interviews, and will be able to describe what is a Developer Experience Engineer, a Developer Relations Engineer, a Dev Blogger, a Dev Streamer.
Francois Bohyn
Francois Bohyn
Prismic, France
Talk: Landing Your Next Developer Job
Francois is the Revenue Ops person at Prismic. For his team he has experience with the recruitment process of two roles: Solutions Engineer and Growth Engineer. These are pretty new kinds of roles, but which are very popular recently and that you might want to hear about if you are an engineer who enjoys understanding the business side of things.
Sadek Drobi
Sadek Drobi
Prismic, France
Talk: Landing Your Next Developer Job
Prismic founder & CEO; Co-creator of Play web framework. He enjoys connecting business, marketing, software architecture and code.
Nader Dabit
Nader Dabit
Edge & Node, USA
Talk: Hybrid Cloud Development with Next.js, AWS, and Tailwind
Nader has been developing with React Native for over 2.5 years. He has worked with and trained developers from fortune 500 companies like Amazon, Visa, American Express, and Microsoft, helping them to get up to speed with React Native as quickly as possible.
Ben Michel
Ben Michel
Datadog, USA
Talk: Shipping High Performance React Apps with Datadog and Real User Monitoring
Ben cares about enabling developers, and supporting open source projects that push the Web forward (OpenJS Foundation, Node.js, tc39, Unicode Consortium). As a Technical Evangelist at DataDog, he’s helping devs create delightful experiences by using real user monitoring, and distributed synthetic testing. Ben has also led JavaScript meetups over the years (PDXNode, WebAudioPDX), and occasionally produces music.
Dylan Jhaveri
Dylan Jhaveri
MUX, USA
Talk: Build Your Own Live Streaming Platform
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.
Matt Landers
Matt Landers
WP Engine, USA
Talk: Workshop: Mixing Content, Commerce, and SEO with Headless WordPress
Matt Landers leads the DevRel team at WP Engine, after joining the company in 2019 as a Technical Architect who was (and still is) super passionate about headless. That passion ultimately played a major role in the release of Atlas, which pairs WP Engine’s industry-leading WordPress platform with Node.js hosting to enable headless solutions using modern frameworks and technologies like React, Vue, and more. Before joining WP Engine, he served as Technology Evangelist at Microsoft, where he educated developers on the advantages of adopting .NET and worked with Fortune 100 companies to build some of the largest enterprise systems as an Architect. Additionally, Matt founded Covalence, a coding bootcamp, channeling his passion for teaching developers.
Will Johnston
Will Johnston
WP Engine, USA
Talk: Workshop: Mixing Content, Commerce, and SEO with Headless WordPress
Will Johnston is a Developer Advocate on the DevRel team at WP Engine. He started coding when he was 10 years old, and began coding professionally at 15. He got his start working on an open source competency tracking tool for schools with Python and Zope. Will founded Covalence alongside Matt Landers, and served as CTO. At WP Engine, Will is excited to help make the headless CMS world a better place by helping others embrace headless and make the most out of new tools and technologies.
Nick DeJesus
Nick DeJesus
Netlify, USA
Talk: E-commerce on the Jamstack with NextJS and Netlify
Nick DeJesus is an open source maintainer focused on removing friction from the e-commerce space.
David Woller
David Woller
Rollbar, USA
Talk: The Crash Course for Continuous Code Improvement
David works as a post-sales Solutions Engineer at Rollbar, with a focus on customer enablement and custom solutions delivery. He is passionate about anything that combines technical learning with customer interaction, and is curious about finding ways to apply technology to improve the UX of everyday life. He has specific knowledge around software observability practices, and worked as a Professional Services Consultant at Sumo Logic before joining Rollbar in August. David earned a BS in Computer Science from Auburn University.
Samuel Snopko
Samuel Snopko
Storyblok, Slovakia
Talk: Crash Course into the Jamstack with Next.js & Storyblok
Samuel is responsible for the developer relations at Storyblok. As the headless system's head of devrel, he spends most of his time buried in the documentation and creating various experiments and demos. He always defines himself as Creative FrontEnd Knight & DesignOps enthusiast with a passion for JAMStack and the beautiful web. As a determined community believer, he co-created multiple meetups and is always happy to help any community in need.
Scott Vinkle
Scott Vinkle
Shopify, Canada
Talk: Creating Accessible React Native Apps
Scott is an accessibility specialist at Shopify. He spends his days auditing web properties and native apps, reviewing code, and discussing inclusive design principles with designers, developers, content authors, partners, support, and legal teams. In his spare time Scott runs an online store and writes about web accessibility at ScottVinkle.me. He also enjoys snowboarding in the winter and mountain biking in the summer. He lives in Ajax ON with his wife and two children.
Oli Bates
Oli Bates
Cleo, UK
Talk: How to Build an Interactive “Wheel of Fortune” Animation with React Native
Oli is currently a Frontend Engineer & Tech Lead at Cleo working across the mobile (React Native) & web (React) products. He sits within the savings squad whose mission is to help Cleo users build a safety net of savings.
Marissa Masangcay
Marissa Masangcay
Cloudinary, USA
Talk: Faster media = faster websites
Marissa Masangcay is a Technical Marketing Specialist for Cloudinary and has worked for the company since 2017. She has also served as one of Cloudinary’s Developer Support Engineers, where she responded to customers’ technical support requests and feature-related questions, as well as debugged customer issues and wrote code samples in multiple development frameworks. She has also served as a volunteer instructor for Girls Who Code, which is a nonprofit dedicated to teaching girls in grades 6-12 the fundamentals of coding. Marissa graduated with her bachelor’s degree in computer science from the University of San Francisco.
Pramod Shenoy
Pramod Shenoy
Cloudinary, USA
Talk: Faster media = faster websites
Pramod Shenoy is currently working as a Solutions Architect at Cloudinary. His interests align with his 8 years of experience at Akamai and Catchpoint in web performance and optimization, CDNs and monitoring digital experiences. Outside of work Pramod likes to hike, read blogs on tech, sports and stock markets.
Akshay Ranganath
Akshay Ranganath
Cloudinary, USA
Talk: Faster media = faster websites
Akshay Ranganath is a Solution Architect at Cloudinary responsible for bringing customers on-board, helping them create work-flow for media management and media delivery. While not working, you'll find him holding camera and indulging in some photography.
Suzanne Daniels
Suzanne Daniels
Microsoft, Netherlands
Talk: Publishing, Automating and Monitoring your JS App on Azure
Suzanne is a Developer Engagement Lead at Microsoft.
Nick Trogh
Nick Trogh
Microsoft, Belgium
Talk: Publishing, Automating and Monitoring your JS App on Azure
Nick is a Developer Engagement Lead at Microsoft.
Sid Chatterjee
Sid Chatterjee
Gatsby, India
Talk: Intermediate Gatsby
Core team at Gatsby. When he isn't writing code, Sid enjoys scuba diving, reading and lazing with his dogs. He lives in Mumbai, India and writes at sidhartha.dev.