Jul 26 – 31, 2023
Europe/Riga timezone

JavaScript in GNOME - tooling

Jul 28, 2023, 2:20 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 second talk, we will present TypeScript and Workbench.

TypeScript is a programming language that adds static typing to JavaScript and started gaining traction, interest, and support in the GNOME.

Workbench is an app to learn and prototype with GNOME technologies.

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 to various projects.

Sonny Piers is a software and organization engineer.

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