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Office Hour with Matt DeBergalis (Meteor)

Matt DeBergalis (Meteor)
Office Hours
Location: Table A

You’ve heard about Meteor and now you want to try it out. Matt is here to talk with you about the following and anything else that’s on your mind:

  • Getting started with Meteor
  • How to get your pull request into the Meteor core and the 1.0 roadmap
  • The design of modern apps, including design patterns for large apps and scaling production apps
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Matt DeBergalis


Matt DeBergalis is an author of the Meteor open source project and
cofounder of the Meteor Development Group. Matt is also the founder and
current chairman of ActBlue, the nation’s largest political fundraising
platform. ActBlue, which pioneered a new model of grassroots
fundraising, has raised over $450 million dollars for candidates and
organizations across the country from millions of small-dollar donors.
Before all of that, Matt was a kernel hacker: some of his technical
credits include contributions to the NeXT port of NetBSD and work on the
NFSv4 and DAFS specifications while at Network Appliance. He holds
S.B. and M.Eng. degrees in computer science from MIT in Cambridge,