ScotlandJS is an event based in the heart of Edinburgh which aims to give everyone the opportunity share and learn all that is new in JavaScript.

Events

May 6th: Web Audio Hack Day
May 7th and 8th: ScotlandJS conference
May 9th: JS Code Retreat

Speakers

Thursday May 7th Friday May 8th
8am Registration & Tea/Coffee Tea/Coffee
9am Introduction
9:15am

Keynote Speaker

9:00am

JavaScript Craftsmanship

10am

TDD in the in the real world

9:25am

Memory Leak Health Check - Our Quest to Diagnose & Cure

10.25am

Chrome DevTools, Front to Back

9:50am

A Monad is a Burrito and other Functonal Myths

10.50am

Look Ma No Framework

10:15am

Writing Beautiful JavaScript Tests

20 minute break
11.30am

Adaptive and evolvable applications

11:00am

Accessibility & JavaScript-based websites

11.55am

Journey from procedural to reactive JavaScript with stops

11:25am

Improving pattern libraries, with Polymer

12.20am

UX of Stairs: When Simple Tasks Aren't So Simple

11:50am

Exploring multi-screen web techniques

Lunch
1.40pm

Driving the Style Guide Driven Development

1:10pm

Programming building blocks (literally)

2.05pm

The one trick to scaling your frontend codebase...

1:35pm

Fire your Sysadmin: use Docker to Build, Ship and Run Any App, Anywhere

2.30pm

Creating D3 components: a journey of pain, joy, frustration and enlightenment

2:00pm

What are shaders and what can they do for me?

20 minute break
3.10pm

Cascade, Specificity and a Single name space or: How I learned to stop worrying and tolerate CSS

2:40pm

Intelligent Responsive Typography

3.35pm

A Brief History of Synthesis with the Web Audio API

3:05pm

How I went from forklift driver to developer in 9 months

4pm

WebAudio Hack Day Demo

3:40pm

Keynote Speaker

4.45pm End of day one Closing remarks

Venue

Our Dynamic Earth
Holyrood Rd
Edinburgh
EH8 8AS

There are plenty of accommodation options near the venue.

A full list of options, including bed & breakfasts, can be found at LateRooms.com.

Sponsors: Sponsorship Packages

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