Gary is the Development Lead for Future Media Children's at the BBC. His current role focusses on leading Children's development teams into a reactive responsive future.
Gary has been at the BBC for over 3 years and has previously been technical lead on the BBC iPlayer for TV. Gary has worked on numerous high profile high traffic sites including the BBC Olympic offering.
In his spare time Gary can be found either playing rugby or working on re-writing his game engine in another new language.
Talks I've Given
Playing with Scala: Moving Children into Scala and Play at the BBC
Featuring Gary Higham
In this talk Gary will discuss the process of BBC Future Media Children's adoption of Scala and Play.
The BBC is changing. The way they produce content is changing, the way their audience consumes content is changing. To ensure BBC Future Media Children’s continues to deliver innovation at...scala play