React Workshop # 2

Women Techmakers Berlin
Wed, Aug 29, 2018, 5:30 PM (CEST)

About this event

Hi everyone,

You asked and we are bringing this back for you. Want to know what React is, when and how to use it? Then this is the right place to start.

Please note that this workshop has 2 parts, first one on August 28th and second on August 29th. If you are interested, we kindly ask you to attend both of them, as the second part will be closely related to the first one.

What to bring
Laptop, your favourite IDE installed (VSCode recommended), npm setup, GitHub account - optional

Skill level
Basic HTML, CSS, and a good level of JavaScript.

Some of the things you will learn
What is React, Hello world – Your first React component, Playing with props, Component lifecycle, State, Higher-order components, Manipulating data, Styling, State management


-> Mike Smart (

-> Hugo Giraudel (

Mike and Hugo are two Senior Web Developers leading the web team at N26. They have been working in the industry for over 6 years now, using React for at least half of it. Seeing it as a game changer for web development, they now want to share their experience with the technology to enable people to create enjoyable products for the accessible web.

N26 is Europe’s first Mobile Bank with a full European banking license. We redesigned the banking experience to be simple, fast and contemporary. With N26, you can run your entire financial life from your phone. Open your new bank account in under eight minutes, use your N26 Mastercard around the world, send instant money transfers to other customers, get real-time account notifications and much more, directly from the N26 app.


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