Daniel Magliola has been writing code since he was 7 years old, professionally since 16, and through those years has dabbled in multiple technologies. These days you'll find him trying to extract every last bit of performance out of Ruby on Rails applications.
This presentation gives an introduction to Elixir, discussing some of the things that make it so popular among rubyists, and outlining a few of the similarities and differences between Elixir and Ruby.
David has been a developer, technical architect, CTO and startup co-founder for lots of years. Currently he is working at the Ministry of Justice as a Technical Architect.