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Let’s first get began with the keynotes. I extremely really helpful the next keynote by Marc-Andre Giroux (Netflix & TSC member). Get a whirlwind and the historical past of GraphQL up to now 8 years. This keynote provides an incredible transient historical past of the evolution of GraphQL since 2015 and what we will anticipate now and subsequent! From REST to GraphQL, to distributed GraphQL at scale and ideas as Code-First vs Schema-First, API design and consistency at scale with GraphQL.

And an incredible follow-up by Keith Babo on the evolution of GraphQL with examples of Software Networking patterns.

Excessive-quality talks

Right here a shortlist of talks I extremely advocate watching – from new bulletins and new improvement on akin to GraphQL open specs, question planning to @defer and nullability.

GraphQL Fusion – new open specification for distributed GraphQL

Michael Staib (ChilliCream & TSC member) gave an incredible sneak peak within the new open specification known as GraphQL Fusion for distributed GraphQL. That is thrilling new improvement could possibly be the longer term how distributed new GraphQL Gateway might be composed. GraphQL Fusion is offered instead for Stitching, Mesh and Apollo Federation – and most essential is that will probably be created based mostly on an new open commonplace for distributed GraphQL.

Announcement of Grafast – a brand new Execution Engine for GraphQL

Benjie Gillam (Graphile & TSC member) presents Grafast V.0.1.0 … the following part to enhance and optimize GraphQL question planning and over-fetching?

Your nullable sandwich to the max

Do you wish to know all about nullability in GraphQL watch this speak by Stephan Spalding – how your sandwich and all its toppings might be null.

Get a glimpse into future with @Defer

At the moment in Stage 2 Draft Proposal ( of the Graphql spec. On this lightning speak Alessia Belissario (Apollo GraphQL) showcase the usecase of @Defer as an experimental implementation.


GraphQLConf’23 is a high-quality convention. An ideal convention the place you possibly can meet the contributors of the open-source tasks, toolings, merchandise for GraphQL and meet the TSC members in particular person. Trying again from the place GraphQL has been in 2017, after I first began with GraphQL and now, I’m excited the place the group is heading with the open specification on GraphQL in distribution.

The convention has been a beautiful expertise, the GraphQL group is open and has full power to elevate GraphQL into its subsequent part . I’m excited to convey all my new GraphQL learnings again to bol, and I’m wanting ahead to the following version – GraphQLConf’24!

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