JS: Next Level Up

JS: Next Level Up

Whether you’re new to JavaScript or looking to elevate your skills, this PentaBAR offers invaluable insights and practical advice in a convenient, 2-hour format.

With nearly 14 million developers worldwide, according to the UK analyst firm SlashData, JavaScript dominates the software market. As the community continues to grow, sharpening your skills is critical to stay ahead with this wildly popular programming language.

This presentation features:

  • Pentalog’s Chief Platform Officer, Cornel Fatulescu, as keynote speaker.
  • Alex Moldovan – co-founder JS Heroes & PentaBAR alumni, with The love-hate relationship with React Hooks – a coding session
  • Ken Wheeler – Software Engineer & React Artist, who shows how to Do as little work as possible:
    – Exploration into optimizing run time performance
    – Measuring performance
    – Identifying issues + guideline to fixing them
    – How to use dev tools performance and make apps run faster

About PentaBAR

PentaBAR is an events series designed for those with a passion for technology. It’s a place for professionals to meet and share knowledge.
PentaBAR began as an offline meetup, with the aim of supporting continuous learning and professional development in a relaxed, friendly environment. In June 2020, PentaBAR was relaunched as a virtual event.

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About our speakers

Cornel Fatulescu

Cornel Fatulescu - Keynote Speaker

Cornel is a senior strategist, mentor, and coach with extensive experience in SaaS, two-sided markets, IS transformation, technology due diligence, and leadership of large-scale organizations & technology teams. After Pentalog’s acquisition by Globant, Cornel is currently transitioning to a role of CTO for France & Germany, with a focus on leading the company’s product and technology strategy on the French market.

Alex Moldovan

Alex Moldovan - Guest

A Product Engineer and co-founder of JS Heroes, Alex Moldovan is an active voice in the JavaScript community.

Ken Wheeler

Ken Wheeler - Guest

Self-characterized ‘worldwide speaker and electronic musician who sometimes codes React’, Ken Wheeler is a passionate web developer with notoriety in the development community.