Matt Valley

Software Developer
Javascript (React, Node.js)


I believe in the value of sharing knowledge and I see public speaking as a way to give back to the engineering community. I’m a regular attendee of the React Sydney, Node Sydney, SydJS and tend to present at least once each year.


Share your knowledge. It’s a way to achieve immortality.

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Previous Talks

Below is a list of the talks that I have had so far. If you’re running a meetup or a conference and looking for a speaker, don’t hesitate to reach out. I would love to hear about your meetup/conference and potentially present 🙂

GraphQL at :DifferentSydJSJanuary 2020
Metaprogramming in JavascriptWeb Directions SummitNovember 2017
What I talk about When I talk about compositionCanvaOctober 2017
TDD: Develop, refactor and release with confidenceReact SydneyFebruary 2017
Modular development in Node.jsNode NinjasJuly 2015
Database Replication in MongoDBMUG SydneyMay 2015
CoffeeScript, An Introduction for Node.js developers Node NinjasOctober 2014