Writing Next Generation JavaScript with TypeScript


TypeScript is Javascript evolved, so if you’re writing in Javascript, TypeScript is worth checking out. Come to this session and learn all about the TypeScript language from its object oriented features to its ES6-style capabilities. You also learn how to use TypeScript’s language features that makes Javascript application-scale and more manageable language for building websites and apps as well as how to leverage TypeScript in Visual Studio.

Rachel Appel

Rachel works as a developer evangelist for Microsoft based in the NYC Metro area. Previous to joining Microsoft, Rachel has worked with a variety of languages, technologies and systems. She has developed software products of all sizes, from small desktop programs to large scale enterprise applications at some of the world’s leading companies. Rachel’s expertise lies within developing solutions that align business and technology using the Microsoft .NET family of products, particularly ASP.NET & SQL Server. She is also a recognized speaker who can be found giving talks at national conferences such as DevConnections, MIX, CodeStock and others.  Rachel is also an alumni of the Microsoft MVP award program and INETA Speakers Bureau.