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Thursday, November 15 • 1:10pm - 1:30pm
Production Haskell Demystified

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Core components of the software platform at Symbiont.IO are written in Haskell, which may come as a surprise to people who have only heard of it in the context of academic programming languages.

In this talk, I'll walk attendees through a small demonstration showing off how Haskell enables programmers to easily model their solutions in such a way that the compiler can derive arbitrary data samples, JSON codecs, property testing, and even whole web APIs almost entirely "for free".

Link to the demonstration code: https://github.com/jkachmar/scale-by-the-bay-2018

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Joe Kachmar

Software Engineer, Symbiont
Joe is a Software Engineer at Symbiont working on developer and client tooling in Haskell, as well as an active contributor to some of Haskell's package infrastructure. His primary professional interests tend towards mathematics and strongly typed, functional programming paradigms... Read More →

Thursday November 15, 2018 1:10pm - 1:30pm PST