Full day, React Native workshops

Join us at The Benson hotel the day before, Chain React kicks off to dive into a hands-on, React Native workshop. We have topics for beginners and advanced devs, so all experience levels are welcome! Tickets are limited, so buy yours now to secure your spot. See you in July!
React Native Fundamentals workshop attendees
The Workshops
Wednesday, July 10, 2019
About the workshops

Attend one of our full-day workshops for $1099 (or $999 Early Bird until 3/1). We have three different workshops to choose from. If you're a beginner or want to freshen up on React Native basics, attend the React Native Fundamentals track taught by conference host Infinite Red. 

Looking to jump in to more advanced topics? Attend the Testing in React Native workshop taught by Josh Justice, or Building an AR app taught by Vlad Novick. All workshop tickets include tickets to the two-day Chain React conference on July 11th and 12th. 

  • One full-day course the day before the conf
  • Includes conference ticket Thursday and Friday
  • Breakfast, lunch and snacks provided
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Infinite Red
Infinite Red
Full Day Workshop
React Native Fundamentals

We will start with a simple overview of the React philosophy, align everyone to get started, and then adventure into building an actual application. The application we start in this workshop has days worth of material to carry you into the future of your React Native career. We cover as much as we can, a high-level Q&A, and especially emphasize the core steps of each process, from our experience as software consultants in React Native. By the end of our workshop, you will have a strong foundation of React Native concepts, and be ready to make progress on a production app, as many of our past students have.

Workshop prerequisites:

  • Basic JavaScript knowledge

Beginner WORKSHOP & Conference Ticket: $999
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Josh Justice
Big Nerd Ranch
Full Day Workshop
Testing in React Native
Are you satisfied with your test suites? If you said no, you’re not alone—most developers aren’t. Maybe your React Native app doesn’t have any tests. Or maybe the ones you have never help you but only take extra time to maintain. Maybe you’ve tried to improve your test suite but your efforts don’t seem to be making a difference. In this workshop you’ll learn the tools, techniques, and principles you need to implement low-cost, high-value tests in your React Native app. This will allow you to get the full benefit of React Native’s speed of iteration, so you can ship new features frequently and confidently. 

Workshop prerequisites: 

  • Familiarity with building and running React Native apps using React Native CLI

  • No testing experience required

Intermediate WORKSHOP & Conference Ticket: $999
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Vlad Novick
Full Day Workshop
Building an AR store app in one day
AR is really popular these days and you might have seen one or two tutorials on how to develop an AR app or maybe you've seen a bunch of AR apps in AppStore or Google Play. But lots of apps out there are not going beyond a simple demo or a casual game. That's not always the case. Lots of businesses recognize AR potential for commercial apps. How do you start creating this kind of experience in React Native? In this workshop we will learn how to develop an AR store app from the planning phase to implementation. This workshop is targeted towards experienced React Native developers that have at least basic understanding of GraphQL and that want to expand their horizons further to the AR field, which is constantly growing.

Workshop prerequisites:

  • React Native experience

  • Basic GraphQL knowledge

  • AR capable iOS or Android phone. (In case of developing for iOS, preferably apple developer account so you will be able to debug on your phone)

  • Good mood (we will be walking a lot around the room, putting AR objects in real world)

Advanced WORKSHOP & Conference Ticket: $1099
What you need to know
Workshop details

Each workshop is one full day of intensive training in React Native on Wednesday, July 10, 2019. Breakfast will be available starting at 7am for all attendees to get your brain going for a long, fulfilling day of React Native. Classes begin at 8am promptly and will conclude at 5pm. Upon registration you will receive your confirmation email, followed by an email with instructions on how to set up your machine before the workshops. We HIGHLY recommend you do this prior to Wednesday morning. 

  • Breakfast & lunch provided
  • Build your React Native skillset
  • Frequent breaks to meet peers & build connections

Workshops will be held at the The Benson hotel, around the corner from the main conference venue. Stay at The Benson during the conference along with other conference goers. We have a discount code available for all Chain React attendees for July 11-12th. Book your stay early to secure your spot.  

  • The Benson Hotel, downtown Portland
  • Workshops begin at 8am on Wed, July 10th

Limited seats Available

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