10 insane tips you can use TODAY to JavaScript (ES6/2015) effectively; #8 will shock you!

When the specification formerly known as ES6 (now ES2015) was ratified, we were all extremely excited. It had been 15 years since the last significant update to JavaScript, and the front-end world (as we knew it) changed. It has been over a year now and the excitement has ebbed, but our productivity is in flow. We’ve gotten past the novelty of the new features and learned how to use them effectively in everyday code.

These 10 insane tips will help you understand when and where to use these new features of JavaScript. We’ll touch on effective use cases of modules, destructuring, template strings, arrow functions, generators, and much more. Using real-world examples, you’ll see how to leverage the new language capabilities for maximum readability and expression. If you haven’t jumped into ES2015, we’ll discuss how to embrace the future while preserving browser compatibility. If you have used it, see how others are using it. We’ll also discuss some future features you can use today, if you feel like living dangerously!

Location: U P Auditorium Date: November 12, 2016 Time: 10:30 am - 11:20 am BrianGenisio Brian Genisio