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The GraphQL Developer Experience at Twitter

This talk will give you a peek into the day-to-day reality of working with a GraphQL API at scale, taking you on a journey through the API development process at Twitter. Michelle will share the unique challenges Twitter faces, plus the strategies and tooling they've built to handle these challenges.


Michelle Garrett

Software Engineer @Twitter

Michelle Garrett is a Software Engineer at Twitter, where she is part of the team building Twitter's large scale GraphQL API. Prior to Twitter, Michelle worked on a GraphQL implementation at Condé Nast, powering the international Vogue websites. Michelle is an organiser of Node Girls, which...

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Tuesday Apr 5 / 11:50AM BST (50 minutes)


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Building and Evolving APIs




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