2 DAY CONFERENCE

F# eXchange 2018

Topics covered at #fsharpX

Thursday, 5th - Friday, 6th April at CodeNode, London

18 experts. will be speaking. Starts at 9:00 AM.

Interested in finding out how to productively use the power of F# to solve real-world software engineering problems? Curious about running F# on .NET Core, compiling it to Javascript, deploying F# actors with Akka.NET on Docker, creating cross-platform Xamarin apps, and much, much more? Then come and join us at the F# eXchange in London: meet the international F# community and bring your skills to the next level with some of the world's top experts!

Join us at the F# eXchange London on April 5th and 6th 2018!

Join F# eXchange 2018, the go-to conference to discover and learn all the latest developments in the F# world.

Thank you for making F# eXchange 2017 such an amazing conference! We hope you've enjoyed it as much as we did! Find below some more information, and stay in the loop!

2017's highlights included some of the biggest F# names world-wide: the creator of F#, Don Syme himself, Phillip Carter, Visual F# project manager, multiple F# MVPs from all over the world (Paul Blasucci, Evelina Gabasova, Dave Thomas, Enrico Sada, Riccardo Terrell, Tomas Petricek, Robert Pickering, Krzysztof Cieślak), Scott Wlaschin, of F# for Fun and Profit fame, and creators of popular libraries Alfonso Garcia (Fable) and Eirik Tsarpalis (MBrace).

Follow #fsharpx to keep up with announcements and news!


Tickets

Registration is open and we have some great Early Bird offers available so if you are planning to join us for two days packed with F# fun, get your skates on and book your ticket today!

Highlights

Thrilled to announce Alfonso Garcia-Caro and Phillip Carter will be sharing Keynotes at F# eXchange 2018! We're looking forward to learning from these F# champs and we hope you are too! Check out the latest updates to the line-up on our Programme Page.

Call for Papers is now CLOSED!

The Call for Papers is now CLOSED! Thanks for submitting a proposal, the response's been overwhelming and we are currently working on selecting talks. Click here to stay up to date and find out more on speakers as we'll start publishing the line-up very soon!

Get Involved

Would you like to help us facilitate a great conference? Help us set up the conference spaces, introduce talks and speakers, field Q&A questions with mics, or support some of the workshops and hacks we've got in store? Sign up as a volunteer and get a free ticket to the conference!

F# eXchange 2018 Diversity Scholarship Plan

Skills Matter is proud and happy to share our F# eXchange 2018 Diversity Scholarship Plan. This plan is based on our commitment to help develop the skills of women and their participation in our community. It is aimed at helping women who want to enter/ re-enter the tech industry.

Find more information here!

Code of Conduct

Please find our Code of Conduct here.

Join us for the FsharpX Bytes evening events at CodeNode

Want to stay in the loop with the latest developments within the F# community?

Join us at the brand new FsharpX Bytes series we'll be hosting at CodeNode leading up to F# eXchange 2018!

Find more information here!

Impressions of the previous editions

Thanks to our sponsors

Day 1: Thursday 5th April

Thursday 5th April

Track Room 1 Room 2
08:30

Registration & Breakfast

09:00

Welcome to #FsharpX 2018!

09:15

Keynote: Crossroads: F# in the middle of... nowhere?

Alfonso Garcia-Caro


philosophy languages community development fsharp fsharpx
10:15

Coffee Break

10:30

Fable for busy moms & dads! How F# and Fable help me to spend more time with my kids!

François Nicaise


SAFE apps with F# web stack

Tomasz Heimowski


dotnetcore javascript suave elmish fable azure f#
11:15

Coffee Break

11:30

Elmish: get your dev stack back under control

Maxime Mangel


frp elmish fable f#

Property Based Testing in F#

Christina Nicolau


property-based-testing fscheck unit-testing fsharpx f-sharp
12:15

Coffee Break

12:30

FEZ - fsharp type safety for the BEAM

Karl Nilsson


type-safety compilers erlang fsharp

Exploit cognitive services with type providers

Edgar Sánchez


luis computervision typeproviders cognitiveservices
13:15

Lunch

14:15
15:15

Coffee Break

15:30

Azure F#unctions

Mikhail Shilkov


serverless azure-functions azure
16:15

Coffee Break

16:30

Lessons from F#: From Academic Prototypes to Safety-Critical Systems

Heidy Khlaaf


functional-programming fsharpx f# f-sharp
17:00

Lightning Talk


fsharp functional-programming fsharpx
17:15

Coffee Break

17:30

Keynote: Thrilled to have Don Syme's Keynote at F# eXchange 2018

Don Syme


fsharp functional-programming fsharpx
18:30

#FsharpX Party!

21:00

End of #FsharpX 2018 Day 1! See you tomorrow!

Day 2: Friday 6th April

Day 2

Track Room 1 Room 2
08:30

Registration & Breakfast

09:30

Keynote: F# in 2018!

Phillip Carter


azure future reflections overview .net-core microsoft keynote dotnet f#
10:30

Coffee Break

10:45

How do we cook highload microservices at SBTech

Anton Moldovan


property-based-testing integration-testing chaos-monkey stream-processing stateful-services f# fsharpx

Workshop - Audio Synthesis in F#

John Stovin


11:15

Coffee Break

11:30

The Curious Case of Freya, Suave and Giraffe: Reducing Risks In Picking a New Tech.

Gien Verschatse


giraffe freya suave frameworks fsharpx fsharp

Workshop - Audio Synthesis in F#

John Stovin


12:15

Lunch

13:15
14:15

Coffee Break

14:30

Geo-Art with F# and Ordnance Survey Data

Kit Eason


web-api geographical-information-systems open-data ordnance-survey f#

Migrate your application/library to .NET Core/Standard

Enrico Sada


migration dotnetcore dotnet fsharp
15:15

Coffee Break

15:30

Very Excited to have Gina Marie Maini at F# eXchange 2018!

Gina Marie Maini


functional-programming f# fsharpx fsharp

Migrate your application/library to .NET Core/Standard

Enrico Sada


migration dotnetcore dotnet fsharp
16:15

Coffee Break

16:30

Park Bench Panel hosted by Don Syme

Don Syme


panel f-sharp functional-programming f# fsharpx
17:30

Coffee Break

17:45

Keynote: Extremely Excited to have Mathias Brandewinder Keynoting at #fsharpX 2018!

Mathias Brandewinder


functional-programming fsharpx fsharp
18:45

#FsharpX 2018 Closing Ceremony and Wrap Up!

19:00

End of #fsharpX 2018!

CodeNode

In August 2015, Skills Matter opened the doors to CodeNode, our new 23,000 sqft Tech Events and Community venue. CodeNode provides fantastic meetup, conference, training and collaboration spaces with unrivalled technology capabilities for our tech, digital and developer communities - a long held dream coming true !

With fantastic transport links and located in the heart of London's Tech City, we could not think of a better location for our 60,000 strong engineering community!

With seven event rooms, including a 300 seater lecture room, thousands more community members will be able to visit CodeNode to learn and share skills, code and collaborate on projects.

CodeNode features a 5,000 sqft break-out space, complete with fully-licensed bar, plenty of power sockets, meeting and collaboration spaces and entertainment areas.

CodeNode will also see the opening of a permanent Hack Space, stacked with microprocessors and the latest tools and devices to play with. A community film studio will be opening too, which you can use to record any tutorials or demo's you may want to share with our community.

If you're interested in hiring CodeNode for your upcoming event, check out more details here.

Gqtpblcm51rgqabhqlzb

CodeNode

Skills Matter | CodeNode, 10 South Place, London, EC2M 7EB, GB


View details, travel and nearby hotels

Call for Papers is Now CLOSED!

The Call for Papers is now CLOSED! Thanks for submitting a proposal, the response's been overwhelming and we are currently working on selecting talks. Click here to stay up to date and find out more on speakers as we'll start publishing the line-up very soon!

F# eXchange 2018 Diversity Scholarship Plan

Skills Matter is proud and happy to share our F# eXchange Diversity Scholarship Plan which provides support to those from traditionally underrepresented and/or marginalized groups in the technology and/or open source communities who may not have the opportunity to attend F# eXchange for various reasons.

Scholarships are awarded based on a combination of need and impact. Scholarship recipients will receive a complimentary ticket to the conference.

Please note, travel expenses are not covered under this scholarship and are the responsibility of the scholarship recipient.

Eligibility

Applicants should be from a traditionally underrepresented and/or marginalized groups in the technology and/or open source communities and be unable to attend without some assistance.

We look forward to having you at F# eXchange 2018!

To apply please fill in this form:

Volunteer at F# eXchange 2018!

Interested in F# and functional programming, and eager to learn the latest news? You have the chance to get a free ticket to F# eXchange 2018! All we need from you is some help in setting up the conference and some hours of your time on the days of the conference itself! You will be free to attend the conference for the remainder of the time.

Are you ready then? Email us at conferences@skillsmatter.com and we will put your name down as a volunteer for F# eXchange 2018! Shifts and detailed info will be confirmed about one month prior to the conference.

Fast Track to F# with Tomas Petricek & Phil Trelford

3rd - 4th April 2018

F# is increasingly used in domains such as finance, gaming, mobile & web development and testing - it makes it possible to solve complex problems with simple, maintainable and robust code.

Join Tomas Petricek & Phil Trelford for this two-day course that looks at a number of applications, exploring how F# simplifies domain modelling & testing, looking at it’s advanced, indispensable features for asynchronous and concurrent programming and data processing - making this an essential course for anyone looking to start using F# in practice who would like to begin making the most of functional and concurrent programming concepts.

Book a place here.

Functional Concurrency in .NET with C# & F# with Riccardo Terrell

3rd - 4th April 2018

Are you interested in unleashing the power of functional programming? Join Riccardo Terrell on this exciting new two day course and learn best practices necessary to build concurrent and scalable programs in .NET covering OnPrem and Cloud based applications.

This hands-on workshop will explore the powerful and accessible tool of parallel computation. This course teaches how to optimize and maximize performance of an application, how to most effectively use multi-core computation and maximise the computational resources utlisation, which is used across a range of industries and applications.

Book a place here.

Fast Track to Machine Learning with Louis Dorard

21st - 23rd May 2018

Are you ready to demystify Machine Learning and learn how to put it to work on real problems? Kick start your skills in this hands on workshop and learn the secrets of this powerful method for data analysis!

Join Louis Dorard for this 3 day Machine Learning course and gain the skills to integrate ML into your applications, using the most modern and widely used techniques in the industry. In this workshop, we'll demystify Machine Learning, you'll gain an understanding of its possibilities and limitations, and how to put it to work on real problems.

Book a place here.

To discuss sponsorship opportunities please contact the team:

Thanks to our sponsors

Hold tight, skillscasts coming soon!

 

Overview

Interested in finding out how to productively use the power of F# to solve real-world software engineering problems? Curious about running F# on .NET Core, compiling it to Javascript, deploying F# actors with Akka.NET on Docker, creating cross-platform Xamarin apps, and much, much more? Then come and join us at the F# eXchange in London: meet the international F# community and bring your skills to the next level with some of the world's top experts!

Join us at the F# eXchange London on April 5th and 6th 2018!

Join F# eXchange 2018, the go-to conference to discover and learn all the latest developments in the F# world.

Thank you for making F# eXchange 2017 such an amazing conference! We hope you've enjoyed it as much as we did! Find below some more information, and stay in the loop!

2017's highlights included some of the biggest F# names world-wide: the creator of F#, Don Syme himself, Phillip Carter, Visual F# project manager, multiple F# MVPs from all over the world (Paul Blasucci, Evelina Gabasova, Dave Thomas, Enrico Sada, Riccardo Terrell, Tomas Petricek, Robert Pickering, Krzysztof Cieślak), Scott Wlaschin, of F# for Fun and Profit fame, and creators of popular libraries Alfonso Garcia (Fable) and Eirik Tsarpalis (MBrace).

Follow #fsharpx to keep up with announcements and news!


Tickets

Registration is open and we have some great Early Bird offers available so if you are planning to join us for two days packed with F# fun, get your skates on and book your ticket today!

Highlights

Thrilled to announce Alfonso Garcia-Caro and Phillip Carter will be sharing Keynotes at F# eXchange 2018! We're looking forward to learning from these F# champs and we hope you are too! Check out the latest updates to the line-up on our Programme Page.

Call for Papers is now CLOSED!

The Call for Papers is now CLOSED! Thanks for submitting a proposal, the response's been overwhelming and we are currently working on selecting talks. Click here to stay up to date and find out more on speakers as we'll start publishing the line-up very soon!

Get Involved

Would you like to help us facilitate a great conference? Help us set up the conference spaces, introduce talks and speakers, field Q&A questions with mics, or support some of the workshops and hacks we've got in store? Sign up as a volunteer and get a free ticket to the conference!

F# eXchange 2018 Diversity Scholarship Plan

Skills Matter is proud and happy to share our F# eXchange 2018 Diversity Scholarship Plan. This plan is based on our commitment to help develop the skills of women and their participation in our community. It is aimed at helping women who want to enter/ re-enter the tech industry.

Find more information here!

Code of Conduct

Please find our Code of Conduct here.

Join us for the FsharpX Bytes evening events at CodeNode

Want to stay in the loop with the latest developments within the F# community?

Join us at the brand new FsharpX Bytes series we'll be hosting at CodeNode leading up to F# eXchange 2018!

Find more information here!

Impressions of the previous editions

Thanks to our sponsors

Programme

Day 1: Thursday 5th April

Thursday 5th April

Track Room 1 Room 2
08:30

Registration & Breakfast

09:00

Welcome to #FsharpX 2018!

09:15

Keynote: Crossroads: F# in the middle of... nowhere?

Alfonso Garcia-Caro


philosophy languages community development fsharp fsharpx
10:15

Coffee Break

10:30

Fable for busy moms & dads! How F# and Fable help me to spend more time with my kids!

François Nicaise


SAFE apps with F# web stack

Tomasz Heimowski


dotnetcore javascript suave elmish fable azure f#
11:15

Coffee Break

11:30

Elmish: get your dev stack back under control

Maxime Mangel


frp elmish fable f#

Property Based Testing in F#

Christina Nicolau


property-based-testing fscheck unit-testing fsharpx f-sharp
12:15

Coffee Break

12:30

FEZ - fsharp type safety for the BEAM

Karl Nilsson


type-safety compilers erlang fsharp

Exploit cognitive services with type providers

Edgar Sánchez


luis computervision typeproviders cognitiveservices
13:15

Lunch

14:15
15:15

Coffee Break

15:30

Azure F#unctions

Mikhail Shilkov


serverless azure-functions azure
16:15

Coffee Break

16:30

Lessons from F#: From Academic Prototypes to Safety-Critical Systems

Heidy Khlaaf


functional-programming fsharpx f# f-sharp
17:00

Lightning Talk


fsharp functional-programming fsharpx
17:15

Coffee Break

17:30

Keynote: Thrilled to have Don Syme's Keynote at F# eXchange 2018

Don Syme


fsharp functional-programming fsharpx
18:30

#FsharpX Party!

21:00

End of #FsharpX 2018 Day 1! See you tomorrow!

Day 2: Friday 6th April

Day 2

Track Room 1 Room 2
08:30

Registration & Breakfast

09:30

Keynote: F# in 2018!

Phillip Carter


azure future reflections overview .net-core microsoft keynote dotnet f#
10:30

Coffee Break

10:45

How do we cook highload microservices at SBTech

Anton Moldovan


property-based-testing integration-testing chaos-monkey stream-processing stateful-services f# fsharpx

Workshop - Audio Synthesis in F#

John Stovin


11:15

Coffee Break

11:30

The Curious Case of Freya, Suave and Giraffe: Reducing Risks In Picking a New Tech.

Gien Verschatse


giraffe freya suave frameworks fsharpx fsharp

Workshop - Audio Synthesis in F#

John Stovin


12:15

Lunch

13:15
14:15

Coffee Break

14:30

Geo-Art with F# and Ordnance Survey Data

Kit Eason


web-api geographical-information-systems open-data ordnance-survey f#

Migrate your application/library to .NET Core/Standard

Enrico Sada


migration dotnetcore dotnet fsharp
15:15

Coffee Break

15:30

Very Excited to have Gina Marie Maini at F# eXchange 2018!

Gina Marie Maini


functional-programming f# fsharpx fsharp

Migrate your application/library to .NET Core/Standard

Enrico Sada


migration dotnetcore dotnet fsharp
16:15

Coffee Break

16:30

Park Bench Panel hosted by Don Syme

Don Syme


panel f-sharp functional-programming f# fsharpx
17:30

Coffee Break

17:45

Keynote: Extremely Excited to have Mathias Brandewinder Keynoting at #fsharpX 2018!

Mathias Brandewinder


functional-programming fsharpx fsharp
18:45

#FsharpX 2018 Closing Ceremony and Wrap Up!

19:00

End of #fsharpX 2018!

Venue

CodeNode

In August 2015, Skills Matter opened the doors to CodeNode, our new 23,000 sqft Tech Events and Community venue. CodeNode provides fantastic meetup, conference, training and collaboration spaces with unrivalled technology capabilities for our tech, digital and developer communities - a long held dream coming true !

With fantastic transport links and located in the heart of London's Tech City, we could not think of a better location for our 60,000 strong engineering community!

With seven event rooms, including a 300 seater lecture room, thousands more community members will be able to visit CodeNode to learn and share skills, code and collaborate on projects.

CodeNode features a 5,000 sqft break-out space, complete with fully-licensed bar, plenty of power sockets, meeting and collaboration spaces and entertainment areas.

CodeNode will also see the opening of a permanent Hack Space, stacked with microprocessors and the latest tools and devices to play with. A community film studio will be opening too, which you can use to record any tutorials or demo's you may want to share with our community.

If you're interested in hiring CodeNode for your upcoming event, check out more details here.

Gqtpblcm51rgqabhqlzb

CodeNode

Skills Matter | CodeNode, 10 South Place, London, EC2M 7EB, GB


View details, travel and nearby hotels
Get Involved

Call for Papers is Now CLOSED!

The Call for Papers is now CLOSED! Thanks for submitting a proposal, the response's been overwhelming and we are currently working on selecting talks. Click here to stay up to date and find out more on speakers as we'll start publishing the line-up very soon!

F# eXchange 2018 Diversity Scholarship Plan

Skills Matter is proud and happy to share our F# eXchange Diversity Scholarship Plan which provides support to those from traditionally underrepresented and/or marginalized groups in the technology and/or open source communities who may not have the opportunity to attend F# eXchange for various reasons.

Scholarships are awarded based on a combination of need and impact. Scholarship recipients will receive a complimentary ticket to the conference.

Please note, travel expenses are not covered under this scholarship and are the responsibility of the scholarship recipient.

Eligibility

Applicants should be from a traditionally underrepresented and/or marginalized groups in the technology and/or open source communities and be unable to attend without some assistance.

We look forward to having you at F# eXchange 2018!

To apply please fill in this form:

Volunteer at F# eXchange 2018!

Interested in F# and functional programming, and eager to learn the latest news? You have the chance to get a free ticket to F# eXchange 2018! All we need from you is some help in setting up the conference and some hours of your time on the days of the conference itself! You will be free to attend the conference for the remainder of the time.

Are you ready then? Email us at conferences@skillsmatter.com and we will put your name down as a volunteer for F# eXchange 2018! Shifts and detailed info will be confirmed about one month prior to the conference.

Fringe

Fast Track to F# with Tomas Petricek & Phil Trelford

3rd - 4th April 2018

F# is increasingly used in domains such as finance, gaming, mobile & web development and testing - it makes it possible to solve complex problems with simple, maintainable and robust code.

Join Tomas Petricek & Phil Trelford for this two-day course that looks at a number of applications, exploring how F# simplifies domain modelling & testing, looking at it’s advanced, indispensable features for asynchronous and concurrent programming and data processing - making this an essential course for anyone looking to start using F# in practice who would like to begin making the most of functional and concurrent programming concepts.

Book a place here.

Functional Concurrency in .NET with C# & F# with Riccardo Terrell

3rd - 4th April 2018

Are you interested in unleashing the power of functional programming? Join Riccardo Terrell on this exciting new two day course and learn best practices necessary to build concurrent and scalable programs in .NET covering OnPrem and Cloud based applications.

This hands-on workshop will explore the powerful and accessible tool of parallel computation. This course teaches how to optimize and maximize performance of an application, how to most effectively use multi-core computation and maximise the computational resources utlisation, which is used across a range of industries and applications.

Book a place here.

Fast Track to Machine Learning with Louis Dorard

21st - 23rd May 2018

Are you ready to demystify Machine Learning and learn how to put it to work on real problems? Kick start your skills in this hands on workshop and learn the secrets of this powerful method for data analysis!

Join Louis Dorard for this 3 day Machine Learning course and gain the skills to integrate ML into your applications, using the most modern and widely used techniques in the industry. In this workshop, we'll demystify Machine Learning, you'll gain an understanding of its possibilities and limitations, and how to put it to work on real problems.

Book a place here.

Sponsors

Thanks to our sponsors

To discuss sponsorship opportunities please contact the team:

Skillscasts

Hold tight, skillscasts coming soon!

 

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