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West London Coders: IBM Server Side Swift Talks

17 January 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

• What we’ll do
Are you Interested in learning more about Server Side Swift and how to make the most of it?

We invite you to join us for an evening of talks from Swift IBM developers to learn more about how Server Side Swift using IBM’s Kitura Framework. 18:00 – Arrival
18:30 – Food and Drinks/ Networking
19:00 – Talk 1
19:20 – Q&A
19:30 – Talk 2
19:50 – Q&A
20:00 – Event Closes


Chris Bailey
-Swift@IBM Chief Architect
Chris Bailey is a developer and technical leader in the Runtime Technologies team at IBM. Chris has spent over 15 years working on open source runtimes including Java, Node.js and Swift. Chris is a contributor and committor to the Swift Language, Foundation and Dispatch projects. He is also the Chief Architect for the Swift@IBM, providing the open source Kitura server framework. Twitter: @Chris__bailey

David Okun
David Okun is a Developer Advocate for IBM, specializing in Swift & Node.js. He has an extensive background in mobile development, previously leading the mobile division of IDscan Biometrics Ltd. in London. He now brings his experience in low level client-side processing and mobile application architecture to the Node.js realm, specifically focused on tools to generate easy-to-use and modifiable API layers.@dokun24

• What to bring
Laptop (optional)

• Important to know
You might enjoy this more if you have an interest in Swift
This will be hosted in YNAP’s brand new Tech Hub (Not our usual location in Westfield)


17 January 2018
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm


Unit 6, The Media Works, White City Place,
London, GB
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