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In this talk, you will explore an underappreciated tool, Church encoding, that allows you to combine the best parts of FP and OO.
By Church encoding our program, you can retain the simple semantics that characterises FP code, while achieving performance that may seem out of reach in a pure FP system.
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Noel is a partner at Underscore, a global Scala consultancy, where he uses his expertise to develop simple and scalable systems for clients. His main professional interests are programming languages and machine learning.