React is a popular library for creating user interfaces and rightly so. React is an open source library developed by Facebook to build their own website. But React has been adopted by many other well-known companies like Airbnb and Netflix.

When you get started with React it will feel somewhat strange. After all we have been told that we should remove the JavaScript from our markup. Yet React moves the markup back into the JavaScript with JSX. But there are some great benefits to this as you will learn. In this session Maurice de Beijer will show you how to get started with React. You will learn some of the good and bad practices when developing React based applications.