HalfStack 2016 - London Ajax Pub Event

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London Ajax November Meetup

When and Where

18:00 - 22:00, Tuesday, 14th November, 2016
CodeNode, 10 South Place, London, EC2M 2RB


General Admission: £0.

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Time Speaker Description
18:00 London Ajax Meet and greet
18:30 JavaScript Security Dheeraj Joshi
20:00 London Ajax Pub

Past Events


October 11, 2016: Exploring WebVR

September 13, 2016: Bring Your Own Problem

July 12, 2016: 7 Habits of Highly Ineffective Developers, by Kitson Kelly

June 14, 2016: Thinking Offline, by Phil Nash

May 10, 2016: Building a back-end for your front-end and Debugging JavaScript with Chrome DevTools. By Daniele Polencic and Matt Zeunert.

April 12, 2016: Bluetooth for web developers: Flying Robots with JavaScript Peter O'Shaughnessy

March 14, 2016: Cross-browser unit testing with BrowserStack and Introduction to Dojo 2 by Jonathan Fielding & Kitson Kelly and Dylan Schiemann

February 9, 2016: Better dev collaboration with code kits and The future of WebGL with Adobe Animate & AwayJS by Tom Locke and Rob Bateman

January 12, 2016: How to not use jQuery and Weird Browsers by Callum Macrae and Niels Leenheer.


HalfStack 2015 - London Ajax Pub Event

When and Where

12:00 - 18:00, Friday, November 13, 2015
Corbet Place Bar & Lounge

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Time Speaker   Description

October 13, 2015: Scalable Web Push and Meteor. By Edward Boggis-Rolfe and Mark Drew.

September 8, 2015: Maintainable CSS modules with BEM and Embracing the Network by Matt Zeunert and Patrick Hamann.

August 11, 2015: Rethinking how we build responsive sites, and TypeScript: Or how I learned to stop worrying and love Microsoft, by Jonathan Fielding and Kitson Kelly.

June 9, 2015: Polymer 1.0, and Transaction Dashboards, by James Milner and Omar AL Zabir.

May 12, 2015: Five years of London Ajax, and emerging trends in JavaScript, by Dylan Schiemann.

March 10, 2015: Looking Forward to ECMAScript 6. Yosh Talwar

February 10, 2015: Building with Gulp. Callum Macrae.

January 13, 2015: Community discussion around the state of JavaScript and emerging trends.


October 9, 2014: Intern 2 and Debugging Mobile Websites . Nick Nisi and Matt Zeunert.

September 9, 2014: Getting Involved. Jonathan Fielding.

July 8, 2014: Going big with React and React and the importance isomorphic single page apps. Areeb Malik and Markus Kobler.

May 13, 2014: Introduction to Meteor and In-browser video editing with WebRTC . Richard Silverton and Hal Saleh.

April 9, 2014: Javascript Tools and Workflow and software craftsmanship in the context of dynamic languages. Jonathan Fielding and Stephen Vance.

March 11, 2014: A model-centric JavaScript application architecture. Steve James.

January 14, 2014: Using AngularJS and TypeScript. Jamie McCrindle and Santi Albo.


November 12, 2013: Managing Responsive Design Breakpoints in JavaScript and Building a JavaScript code-quality tracker. Jonathan Fielding and Tim Ruffles.

October 16, 2013: Dojo package updates and Dijit Already Did That: Exploring Web Components. Dylan Schiemann and Kitson Kelly.

September 10, 2013: Server-Sent Events: half of the WebSocket, twice the speed and i18n - translation in JavaScript. Kornel Lesinski and Stefano Solinas

August 13, 2013: Why Curry? Hugh Jackson.

July 9, 2013: Wireframes to Widgets and Secrets of the Browser Developer Tools . Tom Dye and Andi Smith.

June 11, 2013: Cross Window Communication and SyncIt: Solving Offline for Apps . Ben Foxall and Matthew Forrester.

May 22, 2013: Meet the Intern. Dylan Schiemann.

April 9, 2013: 7 Real-life lessons learnt from a single page application. Omar AL Zabir.

February 12, 2013: Lightning talks on Tiny, Doctor, and jQuery Promises. Matt Bourne, Dimitar Christoff, and Daviel Demmez.

January 8, 2013: Why a JavaScript Query Language. Thomas Bradford.


November 13, 2012: Introducing Firefox OS and Performance in JavaScript. Piotr Zalewa and Jonathan Fielding.

October 9, 2012: The Future of the Web Platform. Alex Russell.

September 11, 2012: Windows 8 Modern UI on the Web using plain HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. Omar AL Zabir

July 10, 2012: Dojo 1.8 and dojo/promise. Kitson Kelly and Mark Wubben

June 12, 2012: How to Structure Your MVC Apps. Addy Osmani and Dimitar Christoff

May 8, 2012: Etherpad Lite: Make Collaborative Editing the Standard on the Web and Continuously integrated JS development with Buster.js and Phantom.js. Peter Martischka and Tiago Rodrigues.

April 10, 2012: AMD in Depth. Dylan Schiemann and James Thomas.

March 13, 2012: This is Dart. Chris Buckett, and a JavaScript, CoffeeScript, and Dart Open Debate.

January 10, 2012: Ajax Trends and Patterns. Andy Richardson.


London Ajax Mobile Event

When and Where

09:00 - 23:59, Saturday, July 2, 2011
Vodafone, One Kingdom Street, Paddington Central, W2 6BY, London

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Time Speaker   Description

December 13, 2011: BrowserID. Chris Heilmann.

November 8, 2011: Round Table Discussion on Patterns and Web Apps. Andy Richardson.

October 11, 2011: The Future is Realtime, and Mustache? I'll raise you an Eyebrow — Template-driven apps.. Micheil Smith and Mark Wubben.

September 13, 2011: jQuery and the Missing Mobile Link (PhoneGap), and Developing with MooTools and Dojo. Mark Drew and David Walsh.

August 9, 2011: Cappuccino.

July 12, 2011: Beyond Node.js. Dylan Schiemann and Darren Waddell. Persevere: Middleware for Node.js and Real life apps with Node.js.

June 14, 2011: Advanced JavaScript Topics. Developing node-mdb: A Node.js-based clone of Amazon SimpleDB (Rob Tweed) and Saving the world with regular expressions (Andrew Betts).

May 10, 2011: JavaScript Game Engines, Part 2. Game Engines and JavaScript Game Performance.

April 12, 2011: JavaScript Game Engines, Part 1. Boss Level Games and Game Engine Panel.

March 8, 2011: Embedded Platforms. Dylan Schiemann and Nikolai Onken Introduction and EmbedJS.

February 8, 2011: Filling the HTML5 Gaps. Chris Heilmann

January 11, 2011: Unit Testing. Dojo DOH, JS.Class, and Jasmine


December 14, 2010: Widget Libraries. YUI and Dijit.

November 9, 2010: Performance Optimization. Neotys, Perception, and dynaTrace.

October 12, 2010: Vector Graphics. Dylan Schiemann and Darren Waddell. Native Vector Graphics (Canvas, SVG, HTML5 and friends, dojox.gfx, Raphael, etc.).

September 18, 2010: London Ajax JSMiniConf, all-day, client-side, server-side, and mobile.

September 14, 2010: Server-side JS Part 2

August 10, 2010: Server-side JS. James Coglan and Dylan Schiemann. Faye and End-to-End JavaScript Stacks

July 13, 2010: Comet Panel. Panelists from Lightstreamer, Liberator, APE, CometD, Persevere, DWR, and WebSync.

June 8, 2010: Mobile Ajax. Nikolai Onken. Uxebu on Mobile Ajax and PhoneGap.

May 11, 2010: Kick-off. Dylan Schiemann and Piotr Zalewa. Overview, Programming to Patterns, JSFiddle, Cappsule.