Benedikt Terhechte

Senior iOS Developer at XING

Biographical note

Benedikt works as a Senior iOS Developer at the professional network XING. In previous jobs, he developed solutions for customers, such as Disney or Daimler-Chrysler. As an Indie Mac developer, he launched successful apps such as PhotoDesk and Hirundo. Benedikt started investigating Swift right after the 2014 release and writes about it on his popular blog He also runs the podcast together with Bas Broek. When he's not working, he enjoys running and producing electronic music on

    Learnings from building Design Systems at XING

    3 October 2019 | 12:15 | Cookpad Room

    Design systems are a way of organizing the visual look of your app with a certain pattern. This talk will discuss design systems from a developers perspective. After a brief introduction, it will showcase the benefits that such a system brings to the development of an app, but also the challenges when implementing it. The talk will showcase different approaches to implementing design systems based on the learnings of multiple years of working with them within the XING app.