Tara Manicsic

Developer Advocate

Tara is a life-long student, teacher and maker. She has spent the majority of her career using Javascript on both back-end and front-end to create applications. In her free time she works in her community to educate and learn from other developers. Tara launched the Cincinnati Chapter of Women Who Code and Co-Chairs the Cincinnati branch of NodeSchool. Beyond code, she likes to make things with other materials (wool, solder, clay, etc.) and hike any mountain she can get to with here trusty sidekick, #toshmagosh.

My Sessions

NativeScript is a free and open-source runtime for building native apps using familiar tools—Angular, JavaScript/TypeScript, CSS, and npm. NativeScript renders truly native user interfaces—giving your users the best performance and UX their devices can offer. In this workshop you’ll learn what NativeScript is, how it works, and how to use the framework to build iOS […]


Introducing EmotiNg, the real-time emoji polling service the world needs. EmotiNg aims to usher in a new era of emoji-based polling, and does so with technologies you may be familiar with. EmotiNg uses Angular for its simple component-based method of building interfaces; EmotiNg uses NativeScript so that its service can simultaneously exist on the web, […]

General Session