An Introduction to Node.js

Wednesday, 25 May 2016 from 06:15:00 PM to 09:15:00 PM (America/Moncton) Add to your calendar
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6:15pm - 9:00pm (Planet Hatch)

Topic: An Introduction to Node.js

Presenter: Bojan Djurkovic


Node.js is a JavaScript runtime built on Chrome's V8 JavaScript engine. Node.js uses an event-driven, non-blocking I/O model that makes it lightweight and efficient. This presentation will provide an introduction to Node.js development and associated tools using practical examples covering command line, services and web applications.

Speaker Bio:
Bojan is actively working on developing productive software for busy event planners, as a Lead Software Engineer in Cvent's Mobile division. His innovation and advanced programming skills ensure that clients are receiving an innovative and intuitive product.

After obtaining his Bachelor in Software Engineering from the University of New Brunswick, Bojan spent two years at Caris developing geometics software. He then joined a startup Chalk Media as a software developer to help build their mobile application. Chalk Media was acquired by Research In Motion (now BlackBerry) in 2009 where Bojan spent four years working on many key initiatives. He then joined the startup OneLobby to help build their Project Management and Collaboration Platform. OneLobby was acquired by Cvent in 2014. He can be found on twitter at @bojantweets


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