The Frontender's Starters Guide to React Native

Ofir Dagan

Do you know JS? Do you know React? Want to learn React Native? If you answered YES to all three questions, then this talk is for you! I’ll explain the basic idea behind React Native, what makes it such a powerful and popular framework, and the benefits of using it. Then, I’ll go over some concrete code examples and guide you through all of the pitfalls and new skills that you need to know when you start with React Native.

Bio

Hi I'm Ofir, a hands on software team leader at WIX.com. In the last 3+ years I've worked a lot with react and angular and developed wix's dashboard from scratch. In the last year I’ve been leading the Wix CRM Mobile team, writing Wix’s mobile app in react native. I'm also a mentor at WIX academy (WIX's training program) and I like speaking about software in all of its forms. Besides programming, I'm an adrenaline enthusiastic. From my latest hobby sailing to climbing, bungee through surfing, diving skiing and snowboarding. If it has adrenaline I've done it.