The Reactivate London Meetup


Join us for our Reactivate X meetup! Food and drinks on the house, of course. Please read our Code of Conduct

Doors Opening

6:20 PM

Talks Block #1

7:00 PM

Food and drinks break

7:30 PM

Talk Blocks #2

7:45 PM

Hanging Out! 🎉

8:15 PM


We're always stoked to listen to great talks.
If you want to become a speaker, submit your talk to us!

Picture of Liliana KastilioLiliana Kastilio

npm install disater-waiting-to-happen

How do you know that the open source package you just added to your project is not going to cause your customers data ending up for sale on the dark web?

Picture of Zooey MillerZooey Miller

Javascript in the State of Nature: On Readability

An examination of the way social contracts affect our programming.

Zooey is a Software Engineer at YLD who enjoys functional programming, climbing and the philosophy of programming.

Picture of Jani EväkallioJani Eväkallio
Formidable Labs

Build Your Own IDE: How To Become A 10x Programmer With This One Simple Trick

Jani is a 0.75x programmer (on a good day)

Picture of Sam WraySam Wray
Creative Technologist

WOAH! Is that OffscreenCanvas?

Explanation and demo of the NEW AND IMPROVED* Canvas: OffscreenCanvas(*limitations included)

Sam is a musician and creative coder, he uses JavaScript to create live performances

Picture of Claire MitchellClaire Mitchell

Why You Should Code your Slides

You need to give a presentation so you turn to Powerpoint or, if you’re more techy, Google Slides. But you’re an engineer -- why not use all the tools you’re already familiar with to give an awesome presentation?

Claire is a web engineer at Deliveroo and organiser of Node Girls, who is always up for getting bubble tea.

Picture of Richard WestenraRichard Westenra
QuantumBlack / McKinsey

Developing Delightful Dataviz for Diverse Devices with D3 (and React)

When you want to make a chart, you’re faced with an overwhelming number of different platforms, frameworks and technologies to use as your canvas (including not least, HTML5 Canvas). In this talk I’ll help you chart a course through the different options.

Richard is a creative front-end engineer at QuantumBlack / McKinsey, and codebar organiser. He once won a blind coding competition, but he also once took down a client's homepage overnight when he deployed to the wrong endpoint at 5pm, so overall he reckons he's roughly breaking even

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