Thursday 12 May 17:30

Why do we need a front-end build tool?



LEVEL: Intermediate


MalmöJS is a monthly meet-up for front-end web developer passionates who are pleased to share knowledge, problems and ideas with each other.

Arguments drifts around the HTML5 environment with a pitch on Web App development in Javascript and rich page design with CSS.

Tonight's Program

Introduction to Webpack

This talk will be divided into 2 sessions. During the first one there will be pointed out some of the modern web applications development problems, analysed the approaches for solving them without using any particular build tool, and explained, why developers actually need one. The introduction for the concepts behind Webpack will be given.

During the second one, we will build the build setup for an Angular 2 application together, using Webpack, and touch many practical aspects of this particular task.


Yuriy Kurylenko currently works for Berlingske Media in Copenhagen as a full-stack JavaScript developer. He has been working in the Software area for 10 years already, and has built several complex and front-end heavy solutions in Mobile Advertising (RTB), Media Production, Content Management etc.


We expect some flexibility.

17.30-17.45: Meet & Greet

17.45-18.30: Introduction to Webpack

18.30-19.00: Pizza & beer break

19.00-19.45: Build the build

19.45-...: Q&A

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