JavaScript: Reactive frameworks without fear

  • Event: 2018 CAR Conference
  • Speakers: Tyler Fisher of Temple University; Jon McClure of POLITICO
  • Date/Time: Sunday, Mar. 11 at 9:00am
  • Location: Great America
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React, Vue, Svelte, Angular – reactive JavaScript frameworks are a dime a dozen, and they’re all pretty intimidating. In this session, we’ll give you a high-level overview of what these frameworks do and how you should think about using them. We’ll also dive into the basic usage of a couple of the more popular options – React and Vue.

This session is good for: People who have written some JavaScript and want to level up their skills.

Speaker Bios

  • Tyler Fisher is working on an as-yet unannounced project with Temple University. Previously, he was a news apps developer at POLITICO and the NPR Visuals Team. @tylrfishr

  • Jon McClure (@jonrmcclure) is the Interactive News Editor at Politico. Previously he was the editor of the data team at The Dallas Morning News, a reporter at The Detail in Belfast, Northern Ireland, and a data librarian at the National Institute of Computer Assisted Reporting in Columbia, Mo.

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