We had a great line-up bringing a variety of topics. Speakers from trustworthy companies around the world like ThoughtWorks, CESAR, madewithlove like Wilson Mendes, Bruno Lima. Thadeu Luz and Felipe de Albuquerque which had a recent opportunity to speak at JSConf US and Campus Party.
At madewithlove we have a culture to support meetups, events and other activities and it was really nice to see madewithlove sponsoring JSday Maceio.
— Juarez Filho (@juarezpaf) September 12, 2015
You know you can do a lot with Google Maps API and in Thulio Philipe’s talk he explained how easy it is to add Maps to your application and even how to customize its settings. It was a truly step by step how to get it working fast. To finish his talk he created a sample application using the Twitter API, Socket.io and of course Google Maps API.
We had a lot of NodeJS topics on JSday. First was Thadeu Luz’s talk showing the basics of this amazing tool, but also featuring a nice live coding session that guided the attendees to setup NodeJS locally. After that he showed off the power of NodeJS.
Electron, formerly known as Atom Shell, developed by GitHub, focuses on cross platform desktop apps with web technologies. The most powerful tool I know created with Electron is the amazing Slack Desktop app. In Filipe Falcão’s presentation he showed the basics and how to get started with this great NodeJS powered tool.
Juscyllan’s presentation brought to us to a tool called LoopBack, the Node.js API Framework. He created a mobile app using LoopBack API framework and besides that he also presented a short step by step guiede on how to consume the API using AngularJS.
Meututor is a Startup in the education field aiming to create a nice environment for students to learn about Math, Physics, Geography and more. In Khwesten Heiner’s presentation we had the opportunity to see how they built the web app. Kwesten also showed the mistakes they made and how they overpassed those to create a better solution for everyone.
Marina Limeira’s talk was about Firefox OS. The talk covered Firefox OS resources for developers, APIs you can use to build your apps, and how you can speed up the development with Mozilla tools. The talk also showed how you can be part of this amazing community.
My talk was about the Ionic SDK. It was a pleasure to close JSday talking about Mobile Development using AngularJS, Cordova and the power of Ionic environment. I talked about how Ionic is empowering Web Developers with great tools and transforming them into Mobile Developers.
It was an amazing experience have so much diversity in JSday and bring education to almost 200 attendees. We hope to see another JSday coming up soon.
— Front in Maceió (@frontinmaceio) September 14, 2015