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Brandon Dail
Brandon Dail
Discord, USA
Talk: Accessibility at Discord
Senior engineer leading accessibility at Discord. React.js core collaborator once upon a time.
Abdelrhman Adel
Abdelrhman Adel
Rangle, Netherlands
Talk: Build a knowledge base with Gatsby, Contentful and AWS
Abdelrhman Adel is an Amsterdam-based Solution Architect at Rangle.io, helping clients build better software experiences using technologies such as Angular, React, and Typescript. Once a Petroleum Engineer, he switched career paths to follow his passion for technology and improving user experiences. When he’s not working, you can find him gaming or binge-watching a new TV series.
Matthew Salmon
Matthew Salmon
Snyk, Romania
Talk: Finding, Hacking and fixing your NodeJS Vulnerabilities with Snyk
Engineer Graduate, Software testing ISTQB certified and professional experience as a Software Developer. Current Solutions Engineer as Snyk.
Wess Cope
Wess Cope
Appwrite, USA
Talk: Build a chat room with Appwrite and React
Suffers from Application Development Disorder. With over 25+ years of experience designing and developing software from fortune 50 companies to being employee #1 at start ups. An affinity for open source software, community and believes in using the right tools for the right job, even if the right tool needs to be invented.
Zachary Conger
Zachary Conger
StackHawk, USA
Talk: JS Security Testing in GitHub Actions
Zachary is a Senior DevOps Engineer at StackHawk. As a startup junkie, he has played many roles including operations, engineering, product development, and leadership. In his current role, he is focused on the evolving CI/CD landscape and how this diverse set of technologies can be used to improve the productivity of software developers, and the quality of the code they produce. Outside of work he enjoys music, photography, cycling, and various pastimes.
Arseny Smoogly
Arseny Smoogly
Rangle, Netherlands
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.
Facundo Giuliani
Facundo Giuliani
Storyblok, Argentina
Talk: Don't take it Personally, it is Personalization
Developer Relations Engineer at Storyblok. Systems Engineer. Full Stack Developer.
Leonidas Mamais
Leonidas Mamais
Vodafone, Greece
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.
Alison Yoon
Alison Yoon
Octopus Energy, UK
Talk: Introducing Design System to Multinational Web Apps
I'm a frontend developer at Octopus Energy. I come from a design background. UI/UX designer turned into an engineer, that's me.
Shem Magnezi
Shem Magnezi
Wilco, Israel
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.
Adam Abramov
Adam Abramov
DoubleVerify, Israel
Talk: Finding Stealthy Bots in Javascript Hide and Seek
Adam Abramov is an 8200 alumni, cybersecurity professional and DoubleVerify’s one and only reverse engineer. In his job he deconstructs ad fraud schemes and creates systems that detect them at scale. Previously he researched vulnerabilities, mainly focused on browser security.
Ives van Hoorne
Ives van Hoorne
CodeSandbox, Netherlands
Talk: The Journey of CodeSandbox Projects
Talented engineer and entrepreneur, creator of beloved CodeSandbox.
Swizec Teller
Swizec Teller
Tia, USA
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.
Niall Crosby
Niall Crosby
Ag Grid, UK
Talk: AG Grid's New React Rendering Engine
Niall Crosby is CEO and founder of AG Grid. Niall originally programmed AG Grid as a side project, creating an open-source JavaScript data grid in his spare time. Niall has developed AG Grid into a full-time business and market-leading enterprise data grid for Angular, React, Vue and JavaScript. Niall remains a hands-on programmer developing new features, and the AG Grid community edition remains open-source.
Simeon Griggs
Simeon Griggs
Sanity.io, UK
Talk: Localization for Real-World Use-Cases: Key Learnings from Onboarding Global Brands
Full stack developer and Solution Engineer @ Sanity.io.
Liran Tal
Liran Tal
Snyk, Israel
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.
Tanner Linsley
Tanner Linsley
Nozzle.io, USA
Talk: 5 Years of Building React Table
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.
Stephen Cooper
Stephen Cooper
AG Grid, UK
Talk: Automatically maintaining thousands of code demos across multiple framework variations
Stephen is a Senior Developer at AG Grid. An active blogger writing about Angular and Web Tech. Stephen has spoken at conferences and meet-ups worldwide, sharing practical and experience-based Angular tips, tricks, and case studies.
Lili Kastilio
Lili Kastilio
Snyk, UK
Talk: Plug-in architecture: how TypeScript let us paint-by-numbers
Working closely with customers designing & building TypeScript solutions. Recently a Lead Engineer at Snyk working on extending our current languages offering by introducing new languages and language specific concepts into our system in the shape of libs, parsers and microservices. When not coding I like to spend my time hanging upside down doing circus things.
Endel Dreyer
Endel Dreyer
Lucid Sight, Brazil
Talk: Making Multiplayer Games with Colyseus, Node.js and TypeScript
Endel is the creator of Colyseus, an open-source multiplayer framework for Node.js. He has been involved in multiplayer game development since 2015, and has released a number of indie real-time multiplayer games using Pixi.js and Three.js. Currently, Endel works for Lucid Sight, a game technology company based in Los Angeles.
Shedrack Akintayo
Shedrack Akintayo
Software Developer, Developer Advocate, Technical Writer, Nigeria
Talk: Deploying a decoupled restaurant review site to production with Strapi and Platform.sh
Shedrack is a Developer Advocate and Technical Writer from Lagos, Nigeria. He loves community building, open source, and a has knack for improving developer experience of developer focused products.
Chad Carlson
Chad Carlson
null, null
Talk: Deploying a decoupled restaurant review site to production with Strapi and Platform.sh
Bob van Luijt
Bob van Luijt
Weaviate, Netherlands
Talk: Semantic Search through the Complete Wikipedia with Weaviate’s GraphQL API
Bob is CEO and co-founder of SeMI Technologies, the business created around the open-source vector search engine Weaviate. Besides SeMI and Weaviate. Bob is a frequent speaker on the topics of open source, digital technology, software business, and creativity. He has spoken at around 100 events on the aforementioned topics in Europe, the US, and Russia.
Rebecca Friedman
Rebecca Friedman
Shopify, Canada
Talk: Hard GraphQL Problems at Shopify
I am a strong full stack developer, and a Ruby on Rails enthusiast. I'm passionate about formalized SDL processes, and clean, well-tested code. Having worked on the monolith that is the Words With Friends backend service at Zynga, I've architected, developed and deployed features that have been used by millions of concurrent users. I'm a huge supporter of University of Toronto, and an Arbor Award recipient. I guest lecture when I can, mentor students through the Alumni Mentorship program, and volunteer at numerous interview prep workshops, panels, and networking events for students.
Jonathan Baker
Jonathan Baker
Shopify, USA
Talk: Hard GraphQL Problems at Shopify
Alex Ackerman
Alex Ackerman
Shopify, USA
Talk: Hard GraphQL Problems at Shopify
Théo Ben Hassen
Théo Ben Hassen
Shopify, Canada
Talk: Hard GraphQL Problems at Shopify
 Greg MacWilliam
Greg MacWilliam
Shopify, USA
Talk: Hard GraphQL Problems at Shopify
Greg is presently focused on web applications built using Ruby on Rails, VueJS, Webpack, and JavaScript. He is also experienced with HTML5, CSS3, SCSS, responsive design practices, and visualizing large data sets using SVG, Canvas, and major web mapping frameworks. He is also fluent with RESTful and GraphQL API design, Django, Rails, Node, and some WordPress experience. Additional programming experience with iOS/Objective-C for iPhone, Flash/ActionScript3, and object-oriented design practices. Familiar with agile software development and SCRUM workflow; experienced with providing estimates. Current side projects include EpoxyJS (data binding extension for Backbone), ConstellationJS (a grid-based geometry toolkit), and the HTML5/Django-based Lassie Constellation admin system.
Patrick Mullarkey
Patrick Mullarkey
Snyk, UK
Talk: So Now You Know: Learnings on People, Product and Culture from Hypergrowth at Snyk
Learning and Development Lead @ Snyk
Alexandre Moureaux
Alexandre Moureaux
BAM, France
Talk: Debugging a Non Reproducible Crash
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.
Alex Lobera
Alex Lobera
Miro, UK
Talk: How Hopin is Moving 10x Faster: Microfrontends at Scale
Alex is an experienced engineer and decision maker with over 18 years of experience in the software industry. He is currently focused on scaling large organisations by breaking up front-end monoliths. Alex is passionate about open-source software and all things Web. Staff engineer @Miro. Co-Founder of several startups.
Marco Cedaro
Marco Cedaro
Photobox, UK
Talk: Components, Patterns and sh*t it’s Hard to Deal with
Webmaster before it was cool, pixel pusher, javascript-something, conference organiser, father of two, but mostly known for yelling at clouds.
Siriwong (Ching) Wongthongserm
Siriwong (Ching) Wongthongserm
Coinbase, USA
Talk: How Coinbase Rewrote the App in React Native
Siriwong is an Engineer Manager at Coinbase. He enjoys working on products in the latest technology space. Previously, he worked at Facebook in News feed, Videos, and Portal. At Coinbase, he leads the team to innovate in the Crypto space.
Matt Pocock
Matt Pocock
Vercel, UK
Talk: Make legacy code delightful with statecharts
Matt is a developer advocate at Vercel, and is working on a video course called Total TypeScript.
Elizabet Oliveira
Elizabet Oliveira
Elastic, Distributed, Portugal
Talk: Designing with Code in Mind
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.
Johannes Goslar
Johannes Goslar
Twitter, Germany
Talk: Designing Boardgames and How Tech (and React) Can Help
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.
Erik van der Voort
Erik van der Voort
ING, Netherlands
Talk: ING’s Journey in Building and Deploying Frond-end Code
Erik van der Voort has been working in Information Technology for over 25 years now. Starting as a developer, he moved to other roles like technical and functional designer and project- and portofolio-management. Quite some years ago, he discovered engineering was what made him really happy so since then he has been working in several Ops- and DevOps-roles within ING. For the past five years Erik is one of the engineers within the Fruitloops-team. This team of engineers mainly focuses on building and deploying front-end applications on a global scale within the company.
Vadym Kukhtin
Vadym Kukhtin
Delivery Hero, Germany
Talk: Adaptation of the E2E Tests for a Big Project
Passionate about improving testing practices and supporting projects to improve its quality.
Devesh Jadon
Devesh Jadon
Delivery Hero, Germany
Talk: Adaptation of the E2E Tests for a Big Project
Passionate about simplifying complex solutions.
Sophie Au
Sophie Au
Donut, Germany
Talk: Accessibility as a First Class Citizen
Sophie is a software developer at Donut where she champions testing and accessibility. And ensures there's a steady supply of office donuts.
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.
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.
Sid Kshetrapal
Sid Kshetrapal
GitHub, 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.
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!
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.