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Building a PWA using Polymer

Submitted by Ashrith Kulai (@ashrithkulai) on Friday, 28 July 2017

Section: Full Talk Technical level: Intermediate Status: Confirmed & Scheduled

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An introduction into Web Components and PolymerJS. A walk through on using Polymer features using book.olacabs.com.
You will learn how easy it is to build a PWA using Polymer.


What are Web Components and Polymer?
Ola PWA journey.
Polymer architecture.
PWA techniques & Polymer build.
Debugging Polymer with Polyspector chrome extension. (Built by the speaker https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/polyspector/naoehbibkfilaolkmfiehggkfjndlhpd?utm_source=chrome-ntp-icon )
Measuring performance with various tools.
Pros & Cons of using Polymer.

Speaker bio

Ashrith Kulai is one of the core contributors to the Olacabs PWA.
OlaCabs is the first ride hailing app in the APAC region to build a PWA.
The PWA he built was showcased at Google IO 2017 - https://youtu.be/_ssDaecATCM?t=1647
He learnt a great deal in web performance and Polymer features while building the PWA.
Previously he worked for Flipkart’s Seller Platform UI.




Preview video



  •   Sandhya Ramesh (@sandhyaramesh) 2 years ago

    Hi Ashrith, we need a two minute video of you explaining the talk before we can proceed with evaluating your talk. Or you can link to a video of any previous talk of yours.

    •   Ashrith Kulai (@ashrithkulai) Proposer 2 years ago

      @sandhyaramesh: I have uploaded the preview video.

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