Past Meetup

Scala Central #19

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After a short break in July, our next meetup will be hosted at the Medidata offices in Hammersmith.

We are following this same format as last time with lightning talks and have some interesting talks covering areas such as Machine Clustering, Typeclasses, Apache Spark and Value Classes and learning Scala as an Engineering Manager.

We've got a great line up and will be hearing from Igal Levis, Manuel Santiago and Steve Stitton from Medidata as well as Magnus Valle and Martin Gwarada.

Please find the details below;

6:30pm - Doors open

7:00pm - Talks begin

Talk 1 - Igal Levis - Senior Application Engineer - Medidata

"Typeclasses & Akka Http"

Talk 2 - Manuel Santiago - Staff Applications Engineer - Medidata

"Clusterfunk - Finite State Machine Clustering"

Talk 3 - Steve Sitton - Engineering Manager - Medidata

"Learning Scala as an Engineering Manager"

Talk 4 - Magnus Valle - Scala Developer - MoneyFarm

"Value Classes"

Value Classes are a cheap and easy way to utilise the rule system increase the to eliminate simple and avoidable bugs.

Talk 5 - Martin Gwarada - Senior Scala Developer - Cívica Digital

"Apache Spark using Scala"

I will demonstrate how to show apply Machine Learning library in Apache Spark to a multi-vector problem such as recruitment.

8:00pm - Drinks and Refreshments

9:00pm - Pub!

As it's lightning talks we have some space to squeeze a 5-10 minute talk in, if you'd be interested in sharing something, please let me know.

We look forward to seeing you there! Please make sure to sign up to Eventbrite before you arrive.

Hope to see many of you there!