Ben Lesh

Senior Software Engineer

Ben Lesh is the lead author and development lead of RxJS 5, which is a rewrite of RxJS with goals of better performance and JavaScript future specification compliance.
He is also the co-author of redux-observable and has contributed to various open source projects such as Angular.js and Redux.

In addition to advising the Angular team on their Rx integration, Ben is also a Senior Software Engineer at Netflix on the UI platform team and Founder of RxWorkshop.

My Sessions

In this workshop, you’ll learn the basics of RxJS and deep dive into the inner workings of the library while doing so. You’ll also learn how to create your own operators, various strategies for dealing with complex scenarios, and we’re adding a new section on testing and marble testing strategies. All of Ben’s profits will […]


Once you get past the basics of piping operators with RxJSl, you’re ready to unleash the full power of reactive programming! It’s time to start thinking about building your own operators. Ben will demonstrate solving common problems such as composing existing operators, are guide developers on how to think about and define your own operators.

General Session