React London - Bring Your Own Project - Banking & FinTech Themed

Thursday, August 16, 2018 - 18:30
React London : Bring Your Own Project

React London - BYOP is Banking & FinTech Themed on Thursday 16th August 2018 at LendInvest, 8 Mortimer Street, London from 6:30pm onwards.

Come along and learn more about the changing face of software engineering in the Retail Banking and Financial Services industries.

The React and engineering talks at this event are from engineers representing the financial services industry covering both Retail Banking and FinTech.

• James McLeod, Software Engineering Lead @ Lloyds Banking Group - InnerSource at Lloyds with GitHub Enterprise - Engineering at Lloyds has changed. James will show how GitHub Enterprise is used to create an exciting new culture of engineering collaboration.

• Pádraig Flood, Software Engineer @ LendInvest - Atomic Design as part of a Global Experience Language - A talk on the process of implementing Atomic Design principles across multiple front end projects with a shared Global Experience Language.

• Alex Chittock, Software Engineering Lead @ Lloyds Banking Group - Distributed State - Pushing redux beyond the boundaries of the browser.

• Eduard Schikurski, Software Engineer @ Monzo - Scale with Micro Front-Ends - How to create micro frontends with React and Webpack and why it’s important for Monzo to go down this path.

• Holly Jones, JS Recruiter and Women in Tech Evangelist @ Venturi - Our Journey into Code - From trainers and hoodies to Kanban and coding; how we're journeying into the world of JavaScript development to understand those we work with daily.

Would you like to speak at this React London - BYOP?
Get in touch with James on Twitter at @mcleo_d
or Denise @DNevesSantos

Pizzas, beers and soft drinks will be served

*Things to note*
• A laptop and desire to explore React is recommended
• Please RSVP to secure a place
• All developer levels are welcome


Meet The Organisers

• James McLeod
• Denise Neves Santos


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This event is kindly sponsored by:

LendInvest ( - LendInvest is a fast-growing FinTech on a mission to reinvent property finance. Building a marketplace that brings investors and borrowers together, it’s making it easier for property professionals to access finance, and for individuals and institutions to invest in property-backed loans.


8 Mortimer Street