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Introducing Julia - Let's find out if she is really better than R and Python!

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Let's meet and talk about the new kid on the block! Who is Julia? What makes her interesting? What problems can she solve? What success stories can she already tell? What pitfalls should we watch out for?

We are happy to announce our first meetup in cooperation with Julia MeetUp Group https://www.meetup.com/Prague-Julia-programming-group/ and software engineers from Revolt BI https://www.linkedin.com/company/revolt-bi/.

Whether you have never met Julia or you are already an experienced programmer, be welcome at our Julia meetup. Do you want to listen and learn? Do you want to talk and share? Do you want to have fun? If you are interested in any or all of this, come and meet up at the Impact Hub Prague!

Agenda:
• 7:00pm - Meet and greet
• 7:15pm - Julia
• 8:45pm - Review and feedback
• 9:00pm - Networking, snacks and beer

Program:
• What is Julia - introduction, history, main features
• Benchmarks - how does Julia stand against top competitors
• How to use Julia - learn yourself in our hands-on experience tutorial
• Programming - what makes Julia interesting from a developer's point of view
• Analytics - what makes Julia interesting for analytics
• Business - what new business opportunities does Julia provide
• Discussion - drinks, fun and casual debate

Upcoming interesting events:
- WebExpo https://www.webexpo.net/prague2018
- All Day DevOps Conference https://www.alldaydevops.com/