The keynote was followed by two sessions:
2. JS PERFORMANCE DEEP DIVE by Apoorv Saxena who talked about how one can monitor and improve upon performance of web pages. “DNS prefetch” was something which quite a lot of people were not familiar with.
Post lunch there were two tracks of sessions, WEBGL AND THREEJS by Joe Pettersson and BUILDING A MINI ANGULAR FRAMEWORK FROM THE GROUND UP by Magesh K.
Day 1 ended with a Lightening talk where some of the attendees spoke about their ideas.
Second day started with a keynote by Yehuda Katz, a member of Ember.js team. He orated upon Web frameworks and where Ember.js fits in. Quoting Yehuda “The trick to scale is Isolation”.
Following that was much awaited topic of the conference, ANGULAR 2.0 VS AURELIA by Adriaan de Jonge, CTO AT XEBIA, INDIA. He showcased the diferences between Angular 1.x, Angular 2.0 and Aurelia with hands on examples.
Among the other talks presented were:
2.Two parallel workshops on REACT AND FLUX by Christian Lilley and DESIGN THINKING AND DOING by David Hoffer.
Among the other highlights of the event, NodeBot was the one which gathered a lot of attention. Curious little Bot,made entirely on raspberry pi was clicking and tweeting pictures of the attendees. All in all, it was a very fruitful experience. Quite excited for the next JSChannel Conference.