ScalaX2gether Community Day 2018
One day in London
We're excited to announce ScalaX2gether, to be held on Saturday 15th December at Skills Matter's home, CodeNode. #ScalaX2gether is organised by Skills Matter and the Community. Together, we will host a day-long event with a few workshops and challenges.devops functional-programming scala-test microservices hackathon hack scalax scala
Lightning Talk - Seamless App Distribution with Coursier
Featuring Alexandre Archambault
Up to now, Scala has seen a lot of adoption on the server side. But JVM warm up is not that a problem in many cases, and with scala-native around the corner, Scala is undoubtedly about to become a language of choice for CLI applications! Yet, packaging a CLI application is not as straightforward...
Lightning Talk - GitBucket: Git Centric Software Development Platform by Scala
Featuring Naoki Takezoe
GitBucket (https://github.com/gitbucket/gitbucket) is a Git centric web based integrated software development platform like GitHub, BitBucket or GitLab. It is one of most popular applications written in Scala which got 6700+ stars on GitHub and many users over the world.
Keynote: Composing Programs
Featuring Rúnar Bjarnason
As creators of software, you grapple with the question of how to assemble components into large-scale systems that you can easily understand, and then use as components in further systems. Fortunately, functional programming has an easy answer: functions are compositional. In fact, you could say...scala scalax keynote
Farewell Any => Unit, Welcome Akka Typed!
Featuring Heiko Seeberger
Akka has become a very successful platform for building reactive systems. At its core the akka-actor module implements the actor model as created by Carl Hewitt et al. Surprisingly enough, although Scala and Java are type safe languages, Akka actors are untyped. This means that we can send Any...scala akka
Shapeless is Dead! Long Live Shapeless!
Featuring Miles Sabin
Shapeless has led the way on automatic type class instance derivation since the arrival of the TypeClass type class back in 2013. Since then this mechanism has evolved through the introduction of the Lazy type which allows the most general form of type class derivation currently available in...scala compiler
Away With the Types!
Featuring Dave Gurnell
Static types are fantastic for ensuring code quality, but rather annoyingly they have to be defined at compile time. What happens when you need to determine the structure of your data at run time, for example when you have to load schemas from a database?scala types
Automatic Parallelisation and Batching of Scala Code
Featuring Gjeta Gjyshinca and James Belsey
Morgan Stanley has developed a technology that allows the widespread automatic parallelisation of execution. James and Gjeta are part of a team who, using the Scala language and ecosystem, have built a runtime that automatically parallelises users’ Scala code. During this talk, you will discover...parallelism scala
Lightning Talk - Tour of Apache PredictionIO in 10 Minutes
Featuring Takako Shimamoto
Apache PredictionIO can be installed as a full machine learning stack, bundled with Apache Spark, HBase and Elasticsearch, which simplifies and accelerates scalable machine learning infrastructure management.apache
Scala eXchange London 2018
Two days in London
Want to understand where Scala is going, what’s Lightbend’s vision for collaboration, competition and interoperability in Scala? How the Dotty project will help develop new technology for Scala tooling and concepts for future Scala language versions? Are you involved in a large Microservices or...scala-web bigdata scala-test devops microservices scala-ide functional-programming reactive scala