Thursday 20 March 2014

Our Speakers

Tim Benniks , AKQA

Building Rich Interactive Experiences In The Browser

What do you do when your client comes to you and wants to push the boundaries of what was thought possible on the web? Turn them down? Heck, no! Not Tim Benniks, Senior Web Developer at AKQA, who relishes a challenge like this. Join Tim as he explains his learnings from just such a build for EA Games, offering up his top tips for keeping browser performance optimal whilst delivering cutting-edge rich, interative experiences to your end users.

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Richard Nieuwenhuis , MediaMonks

Using NodeJS For High Performance Applications

NodeJS is an exciting new application framework which allows JavaScript developers to write web applications and more using the language they already know and love. Join Richard Nieuwenhuis, Technical Director at MediaMonks, as he introduces us to the core mechanics of the framework and shares his tips for using it to create high performance real time web applications.

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Den Odell , AKQA

Seven Steps To Better JavaScript

The volume of JavaScript used on the web is growing, yet a single, poorly written line of code has the potential to break an entire website, frustrating users and driving away potential customers. AKQA have been working over many years to find a set of steps to follow during development to ensure only the highest-quality code gets released. Join Den Odell, Head of Web Development at AKQA and author of the recently published book Pro JavaScript Development, as he presents the seven steps that will improve the quality of any JavaScript project, leaving code easier to manage and letting users browse without frustration.

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The Venue

Thursday 20 March 2014, 18:30 - 21:00

AKQA Amsterdam
Herengracht 477
1017 BS Amsterdam

Free Entry. Refreshments Provided.

Ticket Details

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