Gerard Klijs

Posts by: Gerard Klijs

Software Engineer. With over 10 years of experience as a backend engineer, Gerard Klijs is a contributor to several GraphQL libraries, and also the creator and maintainer of a Rust library to use Confluent Schema Registry. He has an interest in event sourcing and CQRS and likes sharing knowledge via blogs, talks, and demo projects.

Event sourcing is not scary

8 min
Introduction Using the wrong tools can bite you. I remember trying to drill holes in the ceiling for a light fixture using a simple cordless drill. It always took too long, and I sometimes needed the...
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GraphQLConf 2023

Sep 19 - Sep 21 2023
10:00 - 17:00 PST
San Francisco, California, United States
GraphQLConf – is the official conference produced by the GraphQL Foundation that brings together the global community of GraphQL developers, leaders and innovators to further the education, adoption...
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GraphQL Summit 2023

Oct 10 - Oct 12 2023
09:00 - 18:00 PST
San Diego, California, United States
GraphQL Summit is the annual conference that brings together 1,000+ GraphQL developers and API engineers from around the world to learn advanced topics, build hands-on skills, and meet GraphQL...
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Fort X - Charge Your Knowledge

Jun 30 2022
08:00 - 17:30 EST
Nieuwegein, The Netherlands
Concurrent writes in Event-Driven Architectures Fort X - Charge your knowledge is a conference for and by techies, for a smaller audience with appealing speakers in all tracks. Technical depth and...
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