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OpenJS World 2022 will be a hybrid in-person+virtual event in Austin, TX on June 7-8, 2022!

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Join JavaScript professionals including developers, software engineers, developer advocates and business leaders at the OpenJS virtual global conference. Connect, learn and collaborate with community members from projects including AMP, Dojo, Electron, and Node.js.

OpenJS World 2021 is a free, fully virtual experience. Learn from our community of speakers, and watch all of our sessions for free on the OpenJS Foundation YouTube channel!

Please note that OpenJS World operates under the Linux Foundation Events Code of Conduct.

Share Your Excitement!

We hope you are as excited as we are to collaborate and engage with the OpenJS community during the event! If you’ve enjoyed a session, share your excitement using the official event hashtag, #openjsworld21.


Welcome Keynote: the Roaring Twenties for JavaScript

Robin Ginn

Executive Director, OpenJS Foundation

Todd Moore

VP of Open Technology and Developer Advocacy, IBM

Breaking Transmission Chains with JavaScript

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Cian Ó Maidín

President and Founder, Nearform

Restoring Balance in Technology: Lessons from the Indie Rock DIY Movement

Jenny Toomey

International Program Director, Technology and Society, Ford Foundation

Making JavaScript on WebAssembly fast

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Lin Clark

Senior Principal Software Engineer, Fastly


Michael Jennings

Inclusion Strategy Partner, Product, Netflix

Panel: Getting Hired

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Scott Hanselman

Partner Program Manager, Microsoft, Hanselminutes

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Jerome Hardaway

Executive Director, VetsWhoCode

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Zainab Ebrahimi

CEO, Florish

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Saron Yitbarek

Founder, Disco

Glamorous JavaScript: Makeup and Coding Education

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Anna Lytical

Sickeningly Entertaining and Educational Coding Drag Queen & Engineer at Google

Game Design Thinking + Social Justice

Ashlyn Sparrow

Learning Technology Director and Lead Game Designer at University of Chicago | Ci3

Building Great Web Experiences with AMP and TensorFlow.js

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Jeffrey Jose

Product Manager, AMP, Google

Sandeep Gupta

Product Manager, TensorFlow, Google

Panel: Open Open Source and making great places for Collaboration

Beth Griggs

Senior Software Engineer, Red Hat

Michael Dawson

Node.js lead, IBM and Red Hat

Joe Sepi

Open Source Engineer & Advocate, IBM

How Open Governance influences Open Source & Inner Source at GoDaddy

Charlie Robbins

Senior Director Of Engineering, UX Platform at GoDaddy

Jonathan Keslin

Director of Engineering, UX Platform at GoDaddy

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Statistics from our last event

Education and collaboration are vital to the future of the OpenJS community, and it is imperative to us that everyone in the community that wants to participate feels welcome to do so regardless of gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, dis/ability, race, ethnicity, age, religion or economic status. The Linux Foundation code of conduct outlines our expectations for all those who participate in our community, as well as the consequences for unacceptable behavior.

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Below are the opt-in statistics from the 2020 OpenJS World event. Please note, the attendee demographic questions are optional for speakers and attendees and are based on opt-in only responses.

Speaker Gender

  • Man: 73%
  • Woman: 26%
  • Non-Binary: <1%
  • Prefer Not to Answer: 0%

Attendee Gender

  • Man: 80%
  • Woman: 14%
  • Non-Binary: 1%
  • Prefer Not to Answer: 5%

Geographic Representation

52 countries

Our Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion

  • OpenJS World 2021 is a free event – there are no barriers to entry, and all are encouraged to attend and participate
  • No all male programs, keynote lineups, or panels
  • Speakers are encouraged to complete the Linux Foundation’s complimentary Inclusive Speaker Orientation Course
  • Captioning available via this year’s platform, YouTube
  • All keynotes and sessions are publicly accessible during the event

Contact Us With Ideas

If you have ideas on how we can create a more inclusive event, please do not hesitate to let us know. Contact Angela Brown, SVP & General Manager of Events, at