Ben Lesh

Senior Software Engineer

Ben Lesh is the lead author and development lead of RxJS 5, which is a rewrite of RxJS with goals of better performance and JavaScript future specification compliance.

He is also the co-author of redux-observable and has contributed to various open source projects such as Angular.js and Redux.

In addition to advising the Angular team on their Rx integration, Ben is also a Senior Software Engineer at Netflix on the UI platform team and Founder of RxWorkshop.

My Sessions

Why beginners should train yourself to do reactive programming in your first months of learning. As a beginner, you don’t have a set way of programming, and adopting a declarative functional style will help you prepare for the future of reactive programming. Learn the importance of RxJS, simple implementation, and how to think reactively.

General Session