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Saturday, November 12 • 2:10pm - 2:50pm
Finding Simple in Scala

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You have a mission to write software. You have chosen to use Scala, or perhaps, Scala has been chosen for you. Scala abundance of features offers many potential paths to your goal. How do you find your way? In this talk, Bill Venners will look draw on his almost ten years of Scala programming to give insights into using it effectively. First, he'll try to convince you to strive for the elusive property of "simplicity" in your code and designs. Then, he'll show you how you can achieve simplicity in design if Scala is the language in which you must express your design.

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Bill Venners

President & CEO, Artima, Inc.
Bill Venners is president of Artima, Inc., publisher of Scala books and developer tools, and co-founder of Escalate Software, LLC, provider of Scala training and consulting. He is the lead developer and designer of ScalaTest, an open source testing tool for Scala and Java developers, and Scalactic, a library of utilities related to quality, and coauthor with Martin Odersky and Lex Spoon of the book, Programming in Scala.

Saturday November 12, 2016 2:10pm - 2:50pm