React Boston

New England's annual two-day React.js conference

September 21-22, 2019

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Join Us!

React Boston is a two-day, single-track conference on React hosted in Boston's Back Bay neighborhood and organized in collaboration with Wayfair Tech and the community ReactJS Boston Meetup. We're excited to welcome developers of all backgrounds, skill sets, and experience levels to join us for a weekend of high-quality content and great conversations with others in the developer community.

Speakers

  • Amal Hussein
    Amal Hussein
    Bocoup
    Twitter
    Github
  • Emma Wedekind
    Emma Wedekind
    LogMeIn
  • Joshua Comeau
    Joshua Comeau
    DigitalOcean
  • Dave Ceddia
    Dave Ceddia
    Tiny Wins
  • Ayesha Mazumdar
    Ayesha Mazumdar
    Optimizely
  • Neha Sharma
    Neha Sharma
    HCL Software
  • Disha Sule
    Disha Sule
    Optimus Ride
  • Matt Crowder
    Matt Crowder
    Appian
  • Alistair MacDonald
    Alistair MacDonald
    Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Kate Wardin
    Kate Wardin
    Target
  • Craig Cavalier
    Craig Cavalier
    ezCater
  • Laura González
    Laura González
    The Guardian
  • Robin Dykema
    Robin Dykema
    Taulia
  • Artem Sapegin
    Artem Sapegin
    Wayfair
  • Milecia McGregor
    Milecia McGregor
    Flipped Coding
  • Ryan Struhl
    Ryan Struhl
    Robin
  • Cameron Yick
    Cameron Yick
    Datadog
  • Varsha Thirumakil
    Varsha Thirumakil
    Vistaprint
  • Arthur Buldauskas
    Arthur Buldauskas
    Wayfair
  • Mark Erikson
    Mark Erikson
    Northrop Grumman
  • Rafael Mendiola
    Rafael Mendiola
    Ramen Software LLC
  • Vincent Abruzzo
    Vincent Abruzzo
    First Look Media
  • Kiley Dorton
    Kiley Dorton
    DentalPost
  • Jade Dickinson
    Jade Dickinson
    Simply Business
  • Robert Zhu
    Robert Zhu
    AWS

Schedule

8:00-9:00AM

Registration and Breakfast

9:00-9:15AM

Introduction

9:15-9:45AM

Foundations of Design Systems

Emma Wedekind - LogMeIn

9:45-10:30AM

A Guided Tour of React Hooks

Dave Ceddia - Tiny Wins

10:30-11:00AM

Accessibility in the Age of Components

Ayesha Mazumdar - Optimizely

11:00-11:45AM

Break

11:45-12:15PM

Using react-testing-library to Write Stronger Tests

Matt Crowder - Appian

12:15-1:30PM

Lunch

1:30-2:00PM

Case Study: React Monorepos at Scale

Alistair MacDonald - Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

2:00-3:00PM

⚡ Lightning Talks ⚡

3:00-3:30PM

Developer First: A New Leadership Mindset

Kate Wardin - Target

3:30-4:00PM

From React to Native

Laura González - The Guardian

4:00-4:30PM

Break

4:30-5:00PM

Why You Should Make All of Your React Apps PWAs and how

Milecia McGregor - Flipped Coding

5:00-5:30PM

I've Fallen Into a Large Codebase, and I Can't Get Up!

Cameron Yick - Datadog

6:00PM

Party 🎉