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Hands on Scala: Writing a REST API using JAX-RS and Scala

Hello everybody!

We very recently reached 50 members! 50 Scala lovers willing to meet in Barcelona to talk about Scala, program in Scala and... yes, and to have some beers too.

So... hey, ho, let's go!

After some months of inactivity, we, the people behind funció and agilogy, have a proposal for this meetup group. Who's we? We are Jose Raya and Jordi Pradel (that's me). Our proposal? To develop a little application using JAX-RS, the Java standard for RESTful applications, in Scala. And we want to develop it live and from scratch. Everybody will be invited to participate either by pair programming with us or asking questions, contributing opinions...

How will we do it? Well, of course, in a 100% functional style and using agile techniques (like Test Driven Development and Behavior Driven Development). After all, we are agilogy + funció and this is our agile functional style.

Many, many thanks to the people at Itnig, who will be hosting the event at their wonderful office. And thanks to Moritz for the beers... Didn't I told you? If you are thirsty, you can grab some beers.

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  • Ivan L.

    Great! Behavior driven development in Scala for the masses. Very good introduction to this discipline and a A-grade for the event organizers

    1 · February 28, 2013

  • Joan C.

    Great meetup introducing agile methodologies, programming in Scala and taking some beers!

    1 · February 27, 2013

  • Jordi P.

    You people made this huge! Thanks!! Really interesting people and conversations!

    February 27, 2013

  • Toni T.

    Great event with lots of practical exercises. BDD with Cucumber was an extra! Thanks!

    2 · February 27, 2013

  • Xavi N.

    I'm a newbie in Scala. I have the scala-ide for eclipse installed. Do I need to install something else?

    February 22, 2013

  • José González G.

    would love to go, but unfortunately I baby-sit for my little boy on wednesday afternoons

    February 27, 2013

    • Jose R.

      Ohh :( we'll miss you
      Next time we'll try with a different weekday

      February 27, 2013

  • Jordi V.

    Finally I can't come. Have a great session guys!

    February 27, 2013

  • Seamus F.

    Ya no puedo asistir. Lo siento, y disfrutad.

    February 25, 2013

  • Jose R.

    great! See you next week.

    1 · February 22, 2013

  • Jordi P.

    Hi Peter!
    Indeed, we'll use english (mainly). Some member may ask in catalan or spanish, but we'll translate those participations as needed.

    February 21, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Will this be in English? (sorry to ask, just got to BCN recently)

    February 20, 2013

  • Joan C.

    Thanks for this initiative! See you on Wednesday 27!

    1 · February 18, 2013

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  • Agilogy

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  • Itnig

    Itnig headquarters, in Poblenou, are our usual venue. Oh yeah!

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