- This event has passed.
September 30 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm$10 - $20
Check out the schedule of talks below! HamOnt JS attendees can also expect morning coffee & snacks, lunch, afternoon drinks & snacks, and an after party!
9:00 a.m. — 10:00 a.m.
Arrival and registration! We’ll have coffee and snacks available!
10:00 a.m — 12:00 p.m.
Partner at Upspark
Talk: The Wheel of Startup Life
Technology teams, at startups in particular, are often too busy writing code and fixing bugs to step back and reflect on their practice. As a result, they are not able to adopt the mindset, tools and processes that lead to a higher performance. In this talk, we will explore some of those often overlooked areas that can transform how your team works. This is your chance to reflect on the health of your engineering organization and to walk away inspired and armed with some ideas you can start implementing right away.
Head of Engineering at Pungle Payments
Talk: Leveraging the awesomeness of Async/Await in Node.js with KoaJS
Nael El Shawwa
Software Craftsman at FlashStock
12:00 p.m. — 1:00 p.m.
Fantastic lunch! Gluten free and vegetarian options will be available.
1:00 p.m. — 3:00 p.m.
Chief Innovation Officer at Weever Apps
Talk: The Future Platform(s) of Web Development
WebAssembly, MediaCapture, new APIs, PWA’s, OS updates and more will shape the future of web development as a whole. Learn what’s coming soon – and what you can start using today! An avid nature photographer, Rob is well known in Hamilton as a co founder of Weever Apps and Director of Field Events at the Hamilton Naturalists’ Club.
Talk: Progressive Web Apps with Angular 2+
Lightning talks – 10–15m each!
- Sam Cymbaluk of McMaster University will review his work in building an automated full stack JS testing suite
- Additional talks to be announced
Talk: Creating a web interface for IoT sensors
3:30 p.m. — 5:00 p.m.
Engineering Manager at Weever Apps
Talk: Functional Programming in 2017
Ask whatever you like – this is your opportunity to learn from peers and expert developers!
5:00 p.m. — 7:00 p.m.
Beer and pizza! Make connections, ask more questions of the presenters, and start great conversations. Have fun!