First Boston Node Meetup of 2020 Hosted at Headquarters

First Boston Node Meetup of 2020 Hosted at Headquarters

Discussion is focused on working with Node.js and related technologies in real-world scenarios - Thursday, January 30, 2020 in Boston

BOSTON – Jan. 30, 2020, the Agile Travel Management™ company that provides a super simple way to book, manage, report, and save on business travel, is hosting the first Boston Node meetup of the year on Thursday, January 30, 2020 at the company’s headquarters. Boston Node is a networking group dedicated to discussing, learning about, and working with Node.js® and related technologies in real-world scenarios, both large and small. Node.js is a JavaScript runtime built on Chrome's V8 JavaScript engine.

WHAT: Boston Node 12 Meetup

WHEN: Thursday, January 30, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. ET

WHERE: Headquarters, 1 Financial Center, 20th Floor, Boston, MA’s Rowan Krishnan is speaking about solving two problems the company has encountered while scaling its front-end team: interviewing engineers and improving developer productivity. Rowan is a front-end engineer building out’s web and mobile travel app.

Featured speakers at the event include Joe Lust, Software Engineer at mabl; Joel Lord, Developer Advocate at Red Hat OpenShift; and Ben Harvey, software engineer and co-founder of RedPoint Notebooks. Joe Lust is presenting on building simple and powerful CLI tools with Node.js and NPM. Joe Lord is presenting on containerization for software developers, and Ben Harvey is speaking on building a web-native computational notebook with Node.js.

The event includes tech discussions, food, drinks, and networking. All are invited. For more information, visit:

About makes Agile Travel Management real by providing a super simple way to book, manage, and report on global business travel, saving employers and travelers time and money. Employee-friendly travel policies can be set up in five minutes, while managers can view budgets and expenditures in real-time and efficiently monitor their globetrotting team. With’s 24/7/365 customer support included in its flat-fee rate, there is no easier way for travelers to book and rebook competitively priced flights and hotels. Based in Boston, the company was founded in 2015 by Paul English, co-founder of the travel booking site KAYAK, and is led by CEO Mike Volpe, part of the founding team at HubSpot. For more information, visit and connect on LinkedIn, Twitter, Instagram and Facebook.

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About the Author: Kathleen Burns
Kathleen Burns was a Content Marketing Associate at from 2019-20.