PHP @ TEKsystems - How Learning Clojure Made Me a Better PHP Developer

Agenda

6:30-7pm:  Pizza and soda provided by TEKsystems, Networking, Have-a-job Need-a-job

7pm - 7:45pm: How Learning Clojure Made Me a Better PHP Developer

Jarrod Swart will be talking about the positive experiences of learning Clojure: a Lisp with an emphasis on Functional Programming.  He will talk about the learning process and resources, as well as discussing and demonstrating how those techniques have changed the way he write code in PHP.

7:45pm - 8pm:  Q&A

Meetup Location Information For TEKsystems

1201 Edwards Mill Rd, Suite 201
Raleigh, NC 27607

It is on the corner of Edwards Mill and Trinity

The office building is called Trinity Place

Take elevator to second floor and go left

You will enter TEKsystems and the room is to the left, all the way to the back on the right

There should be some signs up to guide you, but if you have trouble finding us, you can contact Jason Austin [masked]) or Bryan Pearson [masked]) and we will help you out.

 

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  • Eric

    Great meeting last night! Nice to meet people and learn about Clojure and functional programming.

    2 · July 18

  • Jean-Marcel B.

    I really enjoyed the meetup and even though I am a .NET developer, I learned things about functional programming and Closure.

    3 · July 17

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