Chris has served the last ten years of his programming career in finance, as an agile developer and occasional team lead. He started learning Scala at the previous bank, and hopes to continue learning it at the next two or three. Then he wants to retire.
Talks I've Given
Fun and Profit within the Evil Empire: Scala in Finance
Featuring Chris Agmen-Smith, Franck Rasolo and Paul Allton
You don’t take a job in finance to explore the boundaries of type theory. But perhaps you should. Brush the boilerplate and bureaucracy away, and banking offers plenty of fun challenges.scala banking microservices acceptance-testing akka
Pettswood - Executable Documentation for Scala Acceptance Testing
Featuring Chris Agmen-Smith
Come along to hear more about executable documentation, and why it is easier to support it with Scala. More importantly, come along and tell Chris what you want to see next.scala