Speaking

Meetups & Conferences

July 2020
Avocado Labs
Speaker
Gatsby building blocks

This talk focuses on picking a JavaScript framework for your use case and goes further to show how Gatsby sources data using Sanityio. Youtube

May 2020
Reactaphile
speaker
How GraphQL boosts performance with Gatsby

This talk focuses on explaining the power of using GraphQL in Gatsby and explains the pros and cons this might present when building a high-performance Gatsby site and when taking advantage of other Gatsby features like incremental builds. We will also be looking at how the GraphiQL interface aids in creating structural layers with ease.Youtube

Feb 2020
Open Source Festival
Speaker
In Search of a FASTER web

Humans are generally curious, we poke at things until we can fully understand them . Sometimes we jump into rabbit holes hoping to find what we don’t know about . First it was the internet , then the moon , then the web . Now even things have their own web ( IOT ) , You think that’s cool ?? It gets better . Robots , Deep learning , smart houses . The list goes on , I digress. The web , we had a some what monolith method of building for the web ,the backend spoke to servers and databases that displayed information on the Frontend we called that the LAMP stack , ME{ARV}N stack . ( depending on your JavaScript front end framework). Component frameworks rules the web , are we cool with that ? Totally . However like I said , We’re always curious. So we invented a new way of building for the web {Drum roll 🥁} JAMSTACK . In this talk will he focusing on all the awesome features of the JAMsatck and also looking at the role of tools like Gatsby, Netlify, Headless CMSs in this evolution.

Nov 2019
Hashnode
speaker
Web gone VisuA11Y

A lot of developers wonder what M16Y means? I mean, a11y we know but what is this new discovery???? 🤕. Well, it’s nothing new just something added. When we discuss Media as it relates to accessibility a cool way to think about this is media accessibility => ( M16Y) . We will discuss the methods applied to care for users that have some visual impairments and have to navigate the web applications we build and also the best ways to accommodate these users.

Oct 2019
ConcatenateConf
Lagos,Nigeria
Building an Empathetic web for the next billion users

The awesome thing about the web is that it was made for everyone to share and access information with EASE. Now the elephant in the room is, does your platform on the web conform to this simple goal? How globalized is your platform really? What are you missing? You might say “It looks good so I’m guessing it works perfectly” . Not exactly! In this talk we will be focusing on key, easy to implement ways to make your platform accommodate and prepare for the next billion users, you‘ve never met. Here's a link to the talk and a recording on Youtube


Podcasts and Livestrems

Casual conversations & learning Materials

May 2020
Thats my Jamstack
Thats my Jamstack
Podcast

Hello, everyone, welcome to the next amazing episode of That's My Jamstack the podcast where we ask the age old question, what's your jam in the Jamstack? On today's episode, we talked with the amazing Obinna Ekwuno is a software engineer for Gatsby, a media developer expert, egghead instructor and an accessibility advocate.Podcast

May 2020
API Calls and Authorization
Auth0 & Gatsby
Livestream

Obinna Ekwuno from the Gatsby teams up with James Quick from Auth0 to go over API calls and authorization in Gatsby including how to configure Gatsby to retrieve Access Token from Auth0 and an example of a simple server that will validate an access token. Youtube

May 2020
How to add authentication in Gatsby
Auth0 & Gatsby
Livestream

Adding authentication in Gatsby can be really simple when you use the right tools. Security in your applications is essential, so Tyler and Obinna are going to show you how to set up authentication in your Gatsby app using Auth0.Youtube