The Secret to Developing Custom Directives

A talk by Yuri Takhteyev, CTO at

Yuri looks at the costs and benefits of using Angular directives in different scenarios, in particular in comparison to using controllers, in his talk at the AngularJS Toronto meetup in July of 2014.

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Speaker's Bio

Yuri Takhteyev

Yuri Takhteyev is the CTO at and a former faculty member at the University of Toronto. His interests span software architecture and global software development culture. Yuri’s book on software development in Brazil ( was published by the MIT Press in 2012. His other work has appeared in academic journals and in popular publications such as To hear more from Yuri, follow him on Twitter at @qaramazov.