MagnoliaJS Conference

Jackson, Mississippi | April 18, 2019
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Main Stage Speakers

Laurie Voss

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JavaScript: who, what, where, why and next

Company: npm

npm has more data than anyone about who JavaScript developers are and what weโ€™re up to. Using our unparalleled access to registry usage stats and...

Ken Wheeler

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Renderless Components with Hooks

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This talk will explore using a renderless component pattern with React hooks to provide declarative interfaces to imperative and non-DOM based libraries/APIs....

Jay Phelps

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The WebAssembly Revolution Has Begun

WebAssembly (aka wasm) is a new, standardized compilation target for the web, shipping in all modern browsers. But since it's so low level it can...

Schedule - April 17 (Workshop Day)

Workshops run concurrently and their durations/end times will be determined by the instructors.
TimeEventInstructorLocation
Arrivals, set up3rd Floor
Get in the Fast Lane: Measuring Web PerformanceSia Karamalegos3rd Floor - Room 214A
Zero Dependency Components: Introduction to Web ComponentsNate Clark3rd Floor - Room 213

Schedule - April 18 (Conference Day)

TimeEventSpeakerLocation
Registration3rd Floor Corridor
Empower Through Web DevelopmentBlake WatsonMain Stage - Theater
Master the JavaScript InterviewTyler ClarkMain Stage - Theater
Renderless Components with HooksKen WheelerMain Stage - Theater
Break
The Future of Front-End PerformanceSia KaramalegosMain Stage - Theater
The WebAssembly Revolution Has BegunJay PhelpsMain Stage - Theater
Using JS to Bridge the Tech and Culture GapMichael LiendoMain Stage - Theater
Transition to Lunch
LunchRooms 301-304
Overview: Mississippi Coding AcademiesBryce MullicanLunch Stage - Rooms 301-304
Join the RevolutionGant LabordeLunch Stage - Rooms 301-304
Break
JavaScript: who, what, where, why and nextLaurie VossMain Stage - Theater
Dissecting the fluff from the buff of TDD, Twitter Driven DevelopmentJustin SamuelsMain Stage - Theater
How to Avoid SUX (Some User Experience)Kayla SweenMain Stage - Theater
Break
Full Stack Development in the Era of Serverless ComputingNader DabitMain Stage - Theater
The Future of JavaScript Apps is Gatsby.jsJoe PreviteMain Stage - Theater
Break
Buliding the Next Generation of Mobile Apps Using DraftbitPeter PiekarczykMain Stage - Theater
So Many Hats: Security for Web DevelopersVince FalconiMain Stage - Theater
Writing Code Saved My LifeKurt KempleMain Stage - Theater
Door Prizes / Announcements / DismissalJ.C. Hiatt / Kenneth LaFranceMain Stage - Theater
After Party - Open Invite!Fondren Public

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MagnoliaJS is Mississippi's first-ever developer conference. Our mission is to foster growth and opportunities for developers in the Southeast and be the launching point for greater things for the tech in Mississippi.
We are aiming to bring together around 200 web developers and friends to learn new skills and concepts and to network and develop new relationships.
Here's your chance to contribute to that mission! We're looking for the best companies to partner with us and help to make the first-annual MagnoliaJS conference a success.
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