Craig Spence

Talk: Universally Speaking



Did you hear that!? It’s the sound of a blazing-fast Angular Universal application, rocketing it’s way straight to a users’ device! Angular Universal promises a solution to all the super hard problems – improved first render performance, search crawler support, and server-client state-transfer… but what does it really look like in the real world?

Let’s explore what is actually involved in getting Angular Universal up and running, as we go through some of the lessons learned from moving a big Angular application to the server. Come to unlock the secrets of the universe, as we explore how to launch our Angular apps to Infinity and beyond!


Craig is a Tech Lead at Trade Me in New Zealand. He loves building cool things that help teams build cool things! He also loves punk rock, Disney’s Frozen, and his cat Cosy.