Julien is a Software Engineer at Workday who has fallen in love with Scala back in 2010. Like many other computer engineers who have started their career around the beginning of the new millennium, he comes from a Java background but has quickly embraced the modular nature of Scala and he now tends to consider himself an FP advocate.
He finds himself constantly striving for better abstractions, sometimes succeeding, sometimes not.
Talks I've Given
All you don't need to know about typeclasses
Featuring Julien Sirocchi
Scala syntax is succinct, clean and easy to read, however some of the library signatures that support this are more complicated than one might expect. Type-classes use sophisticated signatures to enable clean client code. This talk is aimed at novice or intermediate Scala developers wanting to...scala types typeclass