Taming Javascript: Understanding Asynchronous Code

Taylor Krusen
9:45-11:00, Berquist


Blocking... non-blocking... single-threaded? I just want it to work! Wrapping your head around asynchronous code can be a huge hurdle for people learning JavaScript, but the reward is significant. You'll leave this talk with a fundamental understanding of asynchronous code and a newfound ability to write JavaScript that actually does your bidding.

Presenter Bio

A tech-enthusiast and Japanophile, Taylor Krusen is an Associate Developer Advocate for Smartsheet. He typically spends his time coding, snowboarding, or teaching his little girl the art of mischief. Taylor's passion for travel, collaboration, and learning have instilled in him a significant appreciation for diversity of thought.