Hi folks! We’re thrilled to have another ReactJS Singapore meetup in May.
Scheduled Talks (UPDATED 18 April 2018)
1. How to Migrate an Existing Frontend to React
When React first appeared, Zendesk had multiple large, complex frontends built in different frameworks. Support was in Ember; Chat was in a home-grown framework called JXML. This talk is about the approaches we took to migrate these products to React, how it evolved over time, and the lessons we learnt along the way.
Speaker Bio: Aravind is a Senior engineer at Zendesk who works on (among other things) migrating Chat to a modern frontend ecosystem centred on React. Previously, he led engineering at a startup building apps for Web and Mobile using React and React Native.
2. ‘Async Rendering with React’ by Dominic Langenegger
3 ‘Using Json Schema With React’ by Aaron Gong
- 7.00pm: Doors open – mingle over food and drinks
- 7.20pm: Start of session, opening address by hosts
- 7.30pm: Start of scheduled talks
- 9:00pm: Community announcements / End of event
Information for Attendees
Remember to bring a photo ID to get through building security!
Thursday, May 17th
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Haw Par Technocentre (Lobby B Level 1)
401 Commonwealth Drive, Singapore 149598
Take lift to unit #07-01
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Jul 24th 5:30 pm
- Google Next Billion Users: Tech, Trust and Safety in NBU Markets
At this 5th edition, we will focus on Tech, Trust and Safety for NBU Markets. In NBU markets, users often face unique “cultural” challenges when it comes to access, content, community, privacy and safety. Learn about the opportunities we have to create gender equitable, safer products, content programs, and marketing initiatives.
Jul 24th 6:30 pm
- SheLovesData Singapore: #Datadriven x Dentsu Aegis: Data Engineering Meetup
What Data Engineering means, what challenges it meets and how you can grow up as Data Engineer – these and other questions will be covered this evening.
Jul 24th 8:00 am
- Rainmaking SG Breakfast: How FinTech Startups Are Changing Commercial Banking
Join us as we discuss the startup trends and macroeconomic forces that are changing the commercial banking industry.
Jul 25th 6:30 pm
- DAWS – 25 July 2018
In this talk, you will learn how the rule of thumb & algorithms work in tandem to create platforms for marketing and advertising in the digital economy, and learn why and how to use real world testing to discover which marketing dollars are the most effective.
Jul 25th 6:00 pm
- An Investor’s Guide to Due Diligence in Early Stage Companies
BANSEA Investor Mr. Sam Gibb has spent 10 years as a professional investor in hedge funds and private equity. He’s a CFA charter-holder, new father and avid angel investor in Singapore. In the angle space, he’s focused on FinTech, EdTech, cryptocurrencies and the occasional real/traditional business. Sam will demonstrate how professional investors conduct due diligence as well as giving investors some rules of thumb that he uses. Angels could expect to walk away from the presentation with a framework that they’ll be able to use when conducting their own due diligence of companies as well as an understanding of what can happen when things go wrong.
Jul 25th 6:30 pm
- Who Needs Product Marketing Anyway?
A good product marketer defines your audience, names your product, develops effective messaging to stand out from the competition and evangelizes your differentiated service to customers and influencers. Join us for a straight-talking session straight from Silicon Valley and a panel discussion fuelled by pizza, beer and passionate ideas about the next big thing.
Jul 26th 6:00 pm
- New Era of Crypto Mining
Come and learn more about the latest crypto mining technology and investment opportunities. Attendees also stand a chance to win attractive prizes in the lucky draw!
Jul 26th 7:00 pm
- I NEED A SGAG Edition!
Enter SGAG’s world – in tech! You know SGAG as your go-to platform for your daily dose of Singaporean humour, BUT did you know that they have a team of engineers behind the scenes, working on new initiatives to serve their millions of users in the region?
Jul 26th 7:30 pm
Jul 27th 6:30 pm
- With Trusted Data We Connect
μNEST is building a public blockchain that aims to lower the barriers of entry for IoT + Blockchain integrated technology and allow normal developers to quickly deploy PoC. With more than 20 years of experience in electronics and applied cryptography, the team at μNEST is on a mission to increase security for IoT generated data.
Jul 27th 6:30 pm
- WWCodeSG Hackathon 2018
We are coming together for a Women Who Code Hackathon! Our theme will be DIVERSITY.
Jul 27th 10:00 am
- BlockSpace Asia 2018
BlockSpace Asia 2018 is a one-day event connecting over 200 industry leaders, business decision makers, tech innovators and investors.
Jul 28th 2:00 pm
- Adobe X General Assembly: Creative Jam “Recycling as Lifestyle”
Adobe has teamed up with General Assembly Singapore to improve recycling in Singapore. This creative jam brings together designers and innovators to solve the “Recycling as a lifestyle” challenge and you are invited to meet the selected teams and watch their final pitches.
Jul 31st 7:00 pm
- Wine, Cheese, TYPESCRIPT!
Jul 31st 6:30 pm
- Podcast 101: Start your Podcast Show Right!
Want to create a podcast but have no idea how? Podcasts are also fantastic way to share your cause, your passion and start your movement!
Jul 31st 5:30 pm
- Demystifying GDPR For Startups
Want to know how the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) impacts your startup? In partnership with Deloitte, we seek to help you find out how your startup can build trust with stakeholders, and better manage your personal data in the new data security era.