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Javascript Development in Salesforce with ReactJS

About this event

Doors open @ 5:30pm, presentation @ 6pm

Our speaker, Matt Thomas, will be discussing JavaScript development in Salesforce, particularly with ReactJS. He will provide the pros and cons in using ReactJS as an alternative to Lightning components.  He will also talk about the various ways that he has overcome the learning curve with React. 

Matt will also discuss topics like build and deployment automation using GulpJS, Webpack, and Bash scripting that he uses to tie in the ant migration tool.

About ContextMedia:

ContextMedia has been educating patients at the point of care since 2006 is the leading provider of health information services in the United States. The company impacts 377 million visits a year across 25,000 physician practices, and partners with 76 leading digital content publishers to deliver curated patient education to waiting rooms and exam rooms across the country. Most recently, ContextMedia launched two new products - Patient Mobile Connect and the Digital Exam Room Wallboard - that guarantee patients access to relevant health information during the resolution moments of their treatment.In order to keep up with demand and offer end-to-end customization of its products, ContextMedia moved the manufacturing of its products to Shenzhen China, and is now building custom hardware in order to best deliver on the explosive demand and specific objectives of content partners, health systems and patients.

About Matt Thomas:

Matt is a Salesforce engineer that has a particular passion for building sweet UIs with javascript. 


Wednesday, Apr 13
5:30 PM - 6:00 PM (CDT)


ContextMedia, Inc.
330 N Wabash Ave, Suite 2500 ChicagoUS

Group Leaders

  • Velu Palani

    Velu Palani

    Health Care Services Corporation (Blue Cross Blue Shield of IL, MT, NM, OK and TX)

    Community Group Leaders

  • Shanthi Palani

    Shanthi Palani

    Community Group Leader

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