Dan Vanderkam

Principal Software Engineer at Sidewalk Labs, Author of Effective TypeScript | USA

Topic: Help TypeScript Help You

Dan Vanderkam is the author of Effective TypeScript (O'Reilly 2019, now available in Polish!) and a principal software engineer at Sidewalk Labs. He previously worked on open source genome visualizations at Mt. Sinai's Icahn School of Medicine and on search features used by billions of users at Google (try "population of france" or "sunset nyc"). He has a long history of working on open source projects, including the popular dygraphs library and source-map-explorer, a tool for visualizing JavaScript code size. He is also a co-founder of the NYC TypeScript meetup and blogs at effectivetypescript.com.