Roy Derks

Leading the Engineering Teams

About me

Roy Derks is a serial startup CTO, developer, author and conference speaker from Amsterdam. Currently leading the engineering teams at Vandebron, on a mission to provide the world with renewable energy.

Speaker's Talk

Getting started with GraphQL!

Day 1
September 9, 2021

About this event

Interested in learning GraphQL? Or having a hard time to get started? Perfect! In this one-day hands-on workshop you'll learn how to setup and use GraphQL in your next JavaScript project. This workshop consists of two parts: First you'll learn how to use a GraphQL server with Apollo Server and play around with the endpoint using GraphQLi. After the "backend" part is covered, you'll create a frontend application using React and Apollo that can extract and mutate data using GraphQL easily.

Prerequisites:

  • A computer with node and npm installed
  • JavaScript knowledge
  • React knowledge

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