##About the event
After a successful first edition in Bangalore, ReactFoo travels to Pune. ReactFoo Pune will focus on the following topics:
- Success and failure stories of implementing React and React Native for your use-case.
- Lessons learned in shifting codebase from older frameworks to React.
- Comparative advantages of React and other JS frameworks.
ReactFoo Pune is an event for practitioners, by practitioners.
We invite developers and architects from large and small organizations to share their stories and insights with the community.
ReactFoo Pune is a two-day event with:
- Hands-on workshops on 19 January.
- Single track of talks and Birds of a Feather (BOF) sessions on 20 January.
30-40 participants will be admitted to each workshop. Workshop tickets have to be purchased separately. Workshops will be announced shortly.
##Who should attend
- JS engineers from enterprises.
- JS engineers from startups.
- Cross-platform mobile developers.
- To learn from and network with peers from the industry.
- To gain insights from case studies of practical implementation, and evaluate ReactJS and React Native for your work.
- To program better with React and React Native.
Proposals will be shortlisted and reviewed by an editorial team consisting of practitioners from the community. Make sure your abstract contains the following information:
- Key insights you will present, or takeaways for the audience.
- Overall flow of the content.
You must submit links to videos of talks you have delivered in the past, or record and upload a two-min self-recorded video explaining what your talk is about, and why is it relevant for this event.
Also consider submitting links to the following along with your proposal:
- A detailed outline, or
- Mindmap, explaining the structure of the talk, or
- Draft slides.
##Honorarium for selected speakers; travel grants
Selected speakers and workshop instructors will receive an honorarium of Rs. 3,000 each, at the end of their talk. Confirmed speakers and instructors also get a pass to the conference. We do not provide free passes for speakers’ colleagues and spouses.
Owing to a tight budget, we will not be able to offer travel grants or accommodation for this event.
ReactFoo Pune conference – 19 January, 2018.
ReactFoo Pune hands-on workshops – 20 January, 2018.
Last date for submissions - 7 December, 2017.
For more information about speaking, ReactFoo, sponsorships, tickets, or any other information contact email@example.com or call 7676332020.
Proposals that will be evaluated will focus on personal experiences with React from a first person perspective. We’re looking for talks that will expand on reasons for decisions made to implement React, stumbling points before and after having done so, successes or failure faced with React, etc. Instructional talks exploring new features and how-to talks are not going to be a part of this edition of the conference.
The history of CSS and it's future in React
Our community has a way of talking about practices/solutions as competitors but all new solutions are inspired from the work done by people before them.
CSS-in-JS is one such approach which gets binary reactions, you either love it or hate it.
Let’s take a journey through the 20 year rich life of CSS and look at how practices for building interfaces have built upon each other and how does CSS-in-JS come along the way.
[or just see the video]
The way I want to present this is very exciting to me. Instead of slides, I made a hypothetical twitter feed + some commentary by me. Here’s a demo: https://css-kkqhmrbmrg.now.sh
The full content is here in the slides, I haven’t moved all of it to the feed: http://bit.ly/css-life-slides
Some of the topics covered:
- Initial proposals (1993), CSS 2 (media queries!)
- Adolescent years: Sass, BEM, OOCSS, Boostrap
- More recent: Atomic CSS, React inline styles, CSS-in-JS solutions like CSS-modules, aphrodite, styled-compontents, emotion
- Future: CSS variables, Grids, Scoped styles
Disclaimer: I did a similar talk in GDG Mumbai not sure if the audience overlaps a lot + I’ll make it more React focused for this one.
Building design systems @auth0 ∙ ex @practo ∙ Built bundlesize & cost-of-modules ∙ Makes youtube videos ∙ Co-organises @ReactBangalore ∙ plays football, noob surfer