17–19 October 2016: Conference & Tutorials
19–20 October 2016: Training
London, UK

Introducing Electrode, an open source release from @WalmartLabs

Laurent Desegur (@WalmartLabs)
9:20–9:30 Monday, 17/10/2016
Location: King's Suite
Average rating: ***..
(3.17, 12 ratings)

@WalmartLabs has successfully transitioned its application platform to React and Node.js. That platform is now open sourced for the world to use. Laurent Desegur discusses the problems @WalmartLabs aims to solve and the benefits of Electrode.

This keynote is sponsored by @WalmartLabs.

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Laurent Desegur


Laurent is VP, Customer Experience @WalmartLabs, building experiences that bridge the digital and in-store experience across devices for Walmart’s customers. Under his leadership, @WalmartLabs has increased its commitment to modern technologies and open source development including releasing Electrode, an application platform built on React and Node.js for web and mobile. Laurent has proven experience in leadership, architecting and shipping large scale distributed systems from the ground up. Prior to working at WalmartLabs, he held various leadership roles ranging from CTO to Sr. Director Engineering at unicorn startups like Zynga and large scale business like Paypal and Netflix.