October 2018 Meetup
Plenty Of Fish Harbour Centre, 555 W Hastings St, 24th floor
Wednesday, Oct 24th, 2018 6:00PM - 8:30PM

Come join us on Wednesday, Oct 24th at 6:00 PM to meet fellow developers and recruiters in the React community! If you are looking for a job in React/React Native, definitely come, as meetups are one of the best ways to land a job in Vancouver. We will have 3 talks and will end with a social time. Big thanks to Plenty Of Fish, Toptal, CareCru, and Zenefits for sponsoring the event.

As always we will provide food and drinks for our attendees. If possible, please bring water bottles so we can use less plastics.

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6:00 PM - Registration

6:15 PM - Announcements

6:30 PM - Apollo + GraphQL + React We will be reviewing the benefits of GraphQL and using the Apollo client to consume a GraphQL API with React. Talk from: Jeremy Gonzalez — Developer at 7Geese

6:50 PM - The Good, the Bad, the Design System Fostering a close partnership with Design is crucial in developing a design system. Come and learn what Eventbrite's discovered building it's React-based design system. We'll cover day zero, the main benefits and pitfalls as well as how we've leveraged our design system to coordinate extensive changes across our product in a recent rebrand. Talk from: Aidan Legaspi — Software Engineer II at Eventbrite

7:10 PM - Building the POF React PWA Talk from: Tim Beamish — Web Lead at Plenty Of Fish

7:30 - 8:30 PM - Social time

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Running this event every month will not be possible without our generous sponsors, speakers, and volunteers.

Contact Eric at eric@reactvancouver.com Contact Thomas at thomas.mirmotahari@gmail.com

Join our official slack channel https://reactvancouver.com

Apollo + GraphQL + React
Jeremy Gonzalez
Developer at 7Geese
The Good, the Bad, the Design System
Aidan Legaspi
Software Engineer II at Eventbrite
Building the POF React PWA
Tim Beamish
Web Lead at Plenty Of Fish
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