React + ASP.NET Core = :thumbsup:

On 5th December 2017 at The Financial Times as part of Christmas 2017 Lightning Talks & Quiz

Learn about ASP.NET Core, Microsoft's cross-platform and open-source web app framework, and how we can integrate a React app with an ASP.NET Core back-end, including server-side pre-rendering!

Session video


Presented by

James Singleton

Freelance .NET Engineer


James Singleton is the author of ASP.NET Core 2 High Performance, a book about improving web app performance ( He wrote his first code on a BBC Micro and has worked professionally in .NET development for almost a decade. James is interested in web apps, automation, information security and compression algorithms.

When not writing software or books, James enjoys skiing, rock climbing and craft beer. He also likes making Internet of Things projects, usually with a Raspberry Pi. His website can be found at and it contains write-ups of many of his projects. You can also follow him as @shutdownscanner on Twitter, if that's your thing.


Christmas 2017 Lightning Talks & Quiz


5th December 2017

Skill level

Beginner / Intermediate