Scotland JS

Edinburgh, July 19th and 20th 2018


Ola Gasidlo


Katie Fenn

Securing your site like it's 1999

C J Silverio


Umar Hansa

Practical Mini-Projects in Node.js
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Irina Preda

Code Your Future
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Alvin Ourrad

Building inclusive developer communities and workplaces

Brian Holt

Chaos Monkeys in Your Browser: What Chaos Engineering Means for the Front End

Claudia Hernández

How to sort your socks using Javascript

Florencia Herra Vega

Electron: From Awesome To Scary And Back Again

Galuh Sahid

Building Command-Line Tools and Dashboards with JavaScript

James Coglan

Confident Unit Testing

Jeff Lembeck

Package Quest: the journey of a package from the npm registry to your computer
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Jenn Creighton

What Tamagotchis can teach you about ES6 generators
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Jessica Rose

Impostor Syndrome and Individual Competence

Lora Vardarova

Master the Chrome Dev Tools
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Luke Bonaccorsi

How I ended up automating my curtains and shouting at my laptop
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Meara Charnetzki

How Does Javascript Math?
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Ramon Huidobro

How teaching kids to code can make you a better developer

Stian Veum Møllersen

Concate-what? Adventures in weird programming for the discerning JavaScripter
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Trishul Goel

Cross browser extensions - lets make one
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Vigneshwer Dhinakaran

Hacker's guide to Web Assembly


Tickets will be released on December 1st 2017, the same day the Call for Proposals opens.

To participate in voting on submitted talks simply purchase your ticket before the Call for Proposals closes on March 1st 2018.

We have a variety of tickets available during the first ticket drop:

  • £160 Student Ticket
  • £260 Standard Ticket
  • £325 Standard Ticket + 25% Diversity Ticket
  • £390 Standard Ticket + 50% Diversity Ticket
  • £455 Standard Ticket + 75% Diversity Ticket
  • £520 Standard Ticket + 100% Diversity Ticket
  • £400 ScotlandJS + ScotlandCSS Combo Ticket

Your ticket receipt includes a number of important details.

First sign up to your choice of Thursday (19th July) evening entertainment, you can play board games or participate in the whisky and gin tasting.

The other important piece of info is for attendees visiting Scotland and wanting to see more of the country. Rabbies Tours have kindly supplied a discount code for all bus tours from leaving Edinburgh between 5th of July and 3rd of August 2018!

Buy Tickets

Ola Gasidlo speaking at ScotlandJS 2016

Diversity Programme

In 2018 we're committing to providing 30 diversity tickets to people from local underrepresented groups!

Our Diversity programme in 2016 was a huge success with the support of attendees and many companies!

💛 💛 💛 Thank you 💛 💛 💛

C J Silverio speaking at ScotlandJS 2016

Childcare: Sold out!

Katie Fenn


Please contact us for sponsorship and diversity support opportunities.

Speaker Sponsor

Childcare Sponsor

Diversity Supporters

Contribute £500 or more to our Diversity Fund and we'll happily add your company logo here! Contact us to find out more!

Kim Crayton in the dicsussion track


Our home again for the fourth time is the stunning, Our Dynamic Earth, situated across from parliament and infront of Sailsbury Crags!

Our Dynamic Earth
Holyrood Rd

There are plenty of accommodation options near the venue. A full list of options, including bed & breakfasts, can be found at

Venue, Our Dynamic Earth

The Team

Caroline Hatwell

Caroline Hatwell


Jaycee Cheong

Jaycee Cheong


Katie Fenn

Katie Fenn

Keynote Speaker & Volunteer 🚀

Sareh Heidari

Sareh Heidari


2016 Highlights

Family Photo