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Alexandros Bomporis

Etraveli Group


From JavaScript to TypeScript: Future-Proofing our product

Speaking on 17:30 at ETraveli
The lessons we learned while migrating a React-based application with a GraphQL API from JavaScript to TypeScript. We will examine the reasons behind the initial decision, the challenges faced during the transition, and the benefits gained from it. Discover how TypeScript enhanced our code quality, maintainability, and overall developer productivity. This talk might provide some valuable insights for teams considering a similar move.


Alexandros has over ten years of hands-on experience in web technologies and architecture. For the last five years, he has worked as a Software Engineer and Tech Domain Lead at Etraveli Group. Throughout his career, he has contributed to various products and projects using a wide range of front-end tools and technologies. He strongly advocates for best practices, the development of scalable, reusable, and high-quality code, and cold beer.