Node.js Interactive BannerSAN FRANCISCO – September 7, 2017 – The JS Foundation is pleased to announce a partnership with the Node.js Foundation to bring a JavaScript Ecosystem track to Node.js Interactive 2017. Join us in Vancouver, BC from October 4-6, 2017. Use the discount code JSFNI17 for 20% off the regular ticket price.

A panel of leading women in the JavaScript ecosystem discussing how we sustain open source projects and several breakout sessions will feature speakers from JS Foundation projects and the broader JavaScript community, including:


  • Maggie Pint – Software Engineering Lead at Microsoft working on Open Source SRE & JS Foundation representative to ECMA TC39
  • Tracy Hinds – Education Community Manager for the Node.js Foundation and architect of the Node.js Community Committee
  • Jory Burson – COO at Bocoup and Silver member representative to the JS Foundation board of directors
  • Erin McKean – Developer Advocate at IBM and founder of

Breakout Sessions

  • Brian LeRoux – Cofounder and CTO of Begin and creator of the .architect Function as a Service platform
  • Joel Worrall – Vice President, Chief Technologist at Masterworks and co-creator of HospitalRun
  • Bowden Kelly – Program Manager for Microsoft Visual Studio and working on the TypeScript language

Kris Borchers, the Executive Director of the JS Foundation, will also be a keynote speaker at the event sharing how the JS Foundation is building the infrastructure to support and sustain JavaScript ecosystem projects at every stage of their evolution.

About the JS Foundation
By creating a center of gravity for the open source JavaScript ecosystem, the JS Foundation’s mission is to drive broad adoption and ongoing development of key JavaScript solutions and related technologies. The JS Foundation also facilitates collaboration within the JavaScript development community to ensure those projects maintain the quality and diverse contribution bases that provide for long-term sustainability. To learn more, visit:

About Node.js Interactive
Node.js Interactive is the marquee event for developers and companies that rely on Node.js and the vendors that support both of these constituents with tools, training and other services. Brought to you by the Node.js Foundation, key technical and community leaders will share the latest developments on the future direction of the project. The event is an immersive experience that touches every aspect of Node.js usage and features leading-edge insights into Node.js best practices. This year’s keynotes include James Snell, Anna Henningsen, and Franziska (Franzi) Hinkelmann, and more. Attendees will be able to dive deep into Node.js production use cases, diagnostics, security, and emerging serverless workflows.

Register today for Node.js Interactive 2017. Use the discount code JSFNI17 for 20% off regular ticket price. We look forward to seeing you there and hope you will join us for cross ecosystem collaboration on Friday, October 6th.

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