Twin Cities Code Camp

April 15, 2023

Normandale Community College, Bloomington, MN

Sean McQuaid

Methodically Migrating from JavaScript to TypeScript

javascript typescript
by Sean McQuaid

Sat, Apr 15, 2023
Room: P0806
Time: 9:00

It's no secret that TypeScript is all the rage in modern web development. With all of the scaffolding tools that exist to support starting a new project with TypeScript, it's never been easier to try it out. However, it can feel very overwhelming to think about the necessary steps to migrate your existing JavaScript project to TypeScript. In this talk we'll explore progressive enhancements you can make to move your JavaScript project to TypeScript without disrupting your team's productivity.

About the Author

Sean is a Senior Software Engineer on the Customer Technology Solutions team at Chick-fil-A. Prior to learning how to code, he attended music school and played the trumpet professionally for over a decade. Sean is very passionate about testing, performance and tools that provide a good developer experience.