Jul 26 – 31, 2023
Europe/Riga timezone

JavaScript in GNOME - new features and community

Jul 27, 2023, 2:15 PM
40 Minute Presentation Application Development and Deployment


Evan Welsh Nasah Kuma Philip Chimento Sonny Piers


We have lots to talk about, so this year we will hold 2 talks with a panel of 4 people.

In this first talk, we will present new features in GJS and JavaScript for 2023. We will also showcase new apps powered by GJS, talk about internships and what's new in the community/ecosystem.

Author(s) Bio

Philip Chimento is a GNOME contributor, and the maintainer of GNOME's JavaScript bindings. He's currently serving on the GNOME Foundation board of directors. His day job is being a JavaScript engine developer at Igalia S.L.

Nasah Kuma is a Software Engineer, opensorceress at GNOME / GNOME Africa and GJS contributor.

Evan Welsh is a software engineer and long time GNOME contributor.

Sonny Piers is a software and organization engineer.

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