Andy marks will be presenting "FP - You'll never forget your first time".
For many developers, learning functional programming comes with a steep learning curve. If you've spent years immersed in enterprise object-oriented programming using Java or C#, moving to a world that eschews mutable state, explicit iteration and side effects imposes a discipline on developers that is quite daunting...
For reasons that will be revealed on the night, Andy is currently very interested in hear about people's first exposure to FT. To this end, Andy intends to lead a group discussion about what particular pain points people struggled with when they started working in their first functional language.
The doors to get into the office lock at 6pm. If you come later than that you'll need to give me a call on[masked] to let you in.