Past Meetup

Making Java APIs usable with Scala


Meetup HQ - 9th Floor

632 Broadway Suite 901 · New York, NY

How to find us

Enter on 166 CROSBY STREET (front entrance closed for construction)

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With Higher Order Functions, Enriched Classes, Parser Combinators, and more, see how to turn a downright awful Java API into something dramatically more powerful, safe, expressive and downright fun to use.

Josh Cough will demonstrate this by showing off the Scala 2.10 version of his Minecraft server plugin API ( This talk will be accessible to Java programmers interested in Scala, yet substantial enough for Scala veterans.