Krzysztof Cieślak
Krzysztof Cieślak
Krzysztof is a photographer, globetrotter open-source maintainer, and public speaker. He works as a Senior Research Engineer at GitHub Next, where he designs and builds the next generation of developer tools such as GitHub Copilot. After the work, Krzysztof is an open-source software maintainer passionate about functional programming (especially F#), editor tooling and developer experience - he has created and maintained several OSS projects varying from language servers to web frameworks to VSCode plugins. Additionally, he is a passionate public speaker. You can meet him at many conferences around the world, where he is always trying to meet new people and learn how to make the lives of software developers better.
JSNation 2022JSNation 2022
29 min
Bringing the Power of AI into your Editor with GitHub Copilot
GitHub Copilot is an AI pair programmer tool that puts the collective knowledge of millions of developers right at your fingertips, directly in your IDE.
During the talk, Krzysztof, a core team member behind GitHub Copilot, will demo how Copilot works and discuss the design principles used while creating the project.
He will also dive into some of the project's technical details - how Copilot communicates with its AI, what ""queries"" it uses, how it processes responses, and how it integrates with various IDE to create characteristic Copilot's UX.