30 March 2018, Knoxville, United States
Lambda Squared is a single day, single track functional programming conference held in Knoxville, TN on March 30th, 2018 at The Square Room, 4 Market Square.
John A. De Goes has been functional programming for more than seven years at multiple companies, and has assembled world-renowned Scala and PureScript engineering teams, trained new developers in Scala and PureScript, and developed several successful open source FP projects. Known for his ability to take very complex concepts and explain them simply, John has taught numerous workshops and classes, including several highly-regarded workshops on Scala and PureScript. John moonlights as an instructor for LambdaConf, but his primary job is Chief Technology Officer of SlamData, an open source software company using pure functional programming to redefine analytics for modern data.
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Phoenix area game developer, dad, teacher, maker upper of wordyisms. Functional programming advocate. Willing to mentor, just DM me.