Join us at GraphQL Day Toronto!

GraphQL Day Toronto is a single-day conference focusing on adopting GraphQL and getting the most out of it in production. Learn from a lineup of thought leaders and connect with other forward-thinking local developers and technical leaders.

Date
28th February, 2019

Speakers

Marc-André Giroux

Senior Platform Engineer, GitHub

Scott Walkinshaw

Developer Lead, Shopify

Chang Wang

Platform Engineer, Apollo GraphQL

Antoine Genereux

Solutions Architect, AWS Canada

Jane Shen

Cloud Application Architect, AWS Canada

Andrew Kumar

Head of Product Development, Digital Platforms, TELUS

Bill Li

API Platform Developer, TELUS

Leanne Shapton

Software Developer, Shopify

Suresh Subasinghe

Director, Digital Platform Architecture, Air Canada

Erica Pisani

Full Stack Engineer, BenchSci

Ryan Chenkie

Full Stack JavaScript Developer, Trainer, and Google Developer Expert

Raj Singh

CEO & Co-founder, Novvum

Rohit Ravikoti

CTO & Co-founder, Novvum

Schedule

Optional GraphQL Training 9 AM - 4 PM Tuesday and Wednesday

8:00AM - 9:00AM

Breakfast & Registration

9:00AM

Opening Remarks

9:10AM

So you want to distribute your GraphQL schema?

Marc-Andre Giroux

9:45AM

Mocking and automocking for tests and storybooks

Chang Wang

10:20AM

Managing TypeScript and GraphQL types in Node

Erica Pisani

10:30AM

Break

11:00AM

GraphQL Caching

Scott Walkinshaw

11:35AM

Support unlimited customer experiences with GraphQL

Andrew Kumar & Bill Li

12:00PM

Lunch

1:00PM

Building serverless applications with AWS AppSync

Antoine Genereux and Jane Shen

1:35PM

Teaching GraphQL  —  lessons from a beginner

Leanne Shapton

2:10PM

How Air Canada is accelerating digital transformation using GraphQL

Suresh Subasinghe

2:20PM

Break

3:00PM

Supercharge your schemas with custom directives

Ryan Chenkie

3:30PM

From hell to GraphQL

Raj Singh and Rohit Ravikoti

4:00PM - 6:00PM

Closing remarks & reception

Time to mingle and enjoy light snacks and refreshments!

Training

GraphQL Fundamentals Training

26th February, 2019
Cisco Toronto Innovation Centre
29th floor, Algonquin Room
  • Why use GraphQL?
  • GraphQL syntax
  • Introduction to Apollo Client
  • Sending queries on the client
  • Triggering mutations on the client
  • Introduction to Apollo Server
  • Writing type definitions
  • Mapping types to data with resolver functions

Advanced GraphQL Training

27th February, 2019
Cisco Toronto Innovation Centre
29th floor, Algonquin Room
  • GraphQL Subscriptions
  • Schema stitching
  • Caching and batching GraphQL operations with Dataloader
  • Imperative client cache updates with update API
  • Optimistic UI in response to a mutation
  • GraphQL in production with Apollo Engine
  • Improving query performance with caching
  • Implementing GraphQL custom directives
  • Customized error handling

Venue Partner

At TELUS Digital, we know that technology makes the world go faster and we’re delivering at a speed unheard of in a large organization. As a team, we're united through our shared passion to advance the customer experience, and find new ways to work smarter and better everyday. Find out more about the team at www.telus.com/digital.

telus
$100
Conference Admission
Starts at $495
Conference Training + Admission

Tickets for GraphQL Day Toronto include entry to the conference, delicious eats, and reception.

Organized by

OK GROW!

Silver Sponsors

GitHub
Shopify

Bronze Sponsors

Apollo

Community Partners

Prisma
Honeypot