Session Spotlight

David Neal

Camp Counselor

The Illustrated Guide to Node.js

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Tuesday, July 30, 2024 - 6:00 PM UTC, for 1 hour.

Regular, 60 minute presentation

Room: African 60


Node.js is a compelling platform for building all types of applications for startups to enterprises. Node.js strategically unites developers through the universal language of JavaScript. Or TypeScript! Why should you learn Node.js, and where do you start? You will walk away from this fun introduction to Node.js having learned its strengths and the tools you need to be productive. We will cover a typical workflow of creating and debugging a web application. We'll also look at popular frameworks, libraries, and learning resources to give you the best start.


Some familiarity with JavaScript is great but not necessary.

Take Aways

  • Learn fundamentals of Node.js development
  • Learn common Node.js developer patterns
  • Learn how to find Node.js modules and resources
  • Learn the pros and cons of Node.js development
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