Note: There will be members of Sainsbury's staff who will be able to help you to the correct room.
7:00-8:00 - Informal drinks, snacks and chat
8:00-8:05 - Welcome & group announcements
8:05-9:00 - Talk:
Event Driven Architecture
Have you ever wondered what ReactPHP meant by "non blocking I/O"? Or why would being "event-driven" allow nginx to be more efficient than Apache? If you find it easier to understand abstract concepts like these by implementing them, then you're in luck because in this talk we'll create a simple HTTP server, then develop an event loop and finally create a simple Promise class. Once we're done, we'll have all the tools at our disposal to make our PHP applications as performant as NodeJs ones!
Speaker: Loïc Faugeron
Loïc Faugeron is a lead developer at Constant Commerce, where he develops APIs using Symfony3, PHP7 and phpspec. These days he's rambling about TDD, CQRS / ES and MonoRepos on his blog.
Drinks and pizza will be kindly provided by our sponsor, Aspire (http://www.weareaspire.com/)
Aspire (http://www.weareaspire.com) are a leading recruiter in the Digital Media, Marketing and Communications sectors across London, Singapore and Hong Kong. With ASPCo membership, Investors in People Gold Award and the only digital recruiter with ISO:9001 accreditation, you can be sure that whether you're a candidate or client, our level of service will remain the same.
We'll also have 2 licences from JetBrains (JetBrains (https://www.jetbrains.com/products.html)) for any of their products to raffle.
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