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Scala in the City- Thursday 29th of November @ Monzo #10
It’s the last Scala in the City of 2018 & we are excited to be hosting at the Monzo offices on Thursday 29th of November, we hope you can make it. We also have the second edition of John De Goes 3-day Functional Scala workshop in Shoreditch, London before Scala Exchange on Monday 10th- Wednesday 14th of December. Signify are proudly organising this, If you are interested in attending please follow the link below for more information, spaces will be limited- https://www.eventbrite.com/e/functional-scala-london-edition-by-john-a-de-goes-signify-technology-tickets-52066038924 Schedule for the evening- 6 pm: Doors open, drinks & nibbles 6.50 pm: Intro to Monzo 7 pm: First talk- Ben Simpson, Senior Software Engineer at Elliptic Title: Fighting CryptoCurrency Crime with Scala Abstract: An overview of Scala methodologies we use to detect and prevent criminal activities within the BlockChain. 7.20 pm: Second talk- Paul Roberts, Scala Developer at The Guardian Title: Building efficient and composable parsers with FastParse Abstract: Parsers are a fundamental part of all kinds of software, and Paul will guide us through creating them the Scala-way with FastParse's parser combinators. We'll look at how FastParse provides a nice API without sacrificing performance, and he will illustrate the method for building a parser and benchmarking its performance in a live demo. 7.40 pm: Third talk - Lindsey Dew, Data Engineer at Deliveroo & Omnia Ibrahim @Omnia_G, Data Engineer at Deliveroo Title: Introduction to Kafka Streaming Abstract: The last few years we've witnessed the rise of data-driven projects, with Apache Kafka leading the charge for streaming big volumes of data. In this session Omnia and Lindsey will introduce you to Kafka Streams. They will be sharing with you Scala code examples, demonstrations of use-cases they have at Deliveroo, the problems they faced, how they solved them, and the lessons they've learned. 8.20 pm: Craft beer, Pizza & chat 9 pm+: Join us for more drinks at the pub Our Media Partner is Scala Times.

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