Thinking Functionally

12:30/13:10

The rise in AI, machine learning & data lakes is driving greater use of Functional Programming, so how well do you know the concepts? We will discuss immutable data, functional composition, polymorphism, higher-order functions, pattern matching & recursion. These concepts helps the developer create performant, complex system with simple building blocks, using parallelism to make applications & services more scalable. Using Clojure as live code examples, you will understand the important functional concepts & patterns that you can apply to your own preferred languages.

Language: English

Level: Intermediate

John Stevenson

Developer Evangelist -- Salesforce

Speaker, author, conference organiser & community obsessed developer - loves Clojure, Emacs, Cats, Cycling & Agile development. @Heroku @SalesforceDevs

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