The Past, Present, and Future of JavaScript

A session at QCon San Francisco 2016

JavaScript has come a long way from its humble beginning at Netscape. Jay Phelps leads a discussion with Jafar Husain and Stefan Penner (both members of the TC39 standards body) through the history of the specification process and reveal some exciting new features (hopefully!) coming to a browser near you. ES2015 and beyond.

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Stefan Penner

longboarding canadian, ember.js core team member, living in manhattan and working at @yapp. bio from Twitter

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Jafar Husain
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Jay Phelps

JavaScript and stuff at Netflix

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Date Mon 7th November 2016

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