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A Dynamic, Statically Typed Contradiction
Featuring Andrew McVeigh
The topic of static types in the Clojure community is often contentious, but why is that? Is it simply a matter of taste? Poor experience with other statically typed languages? Or is there a deeper, underlying reason? If Clojure is such a powerful functional programming language, can you not have...clojurex hindley-milner type-inference clojurespec tools type-systems productivity
Looking forward to this talk by Jon Pither!
Featuring Jon Pither
Getting stuck in battle with command line Sed, AWK, Perl and friends? Trying to provision your cloud environment using good old JSON, and just wish you had some.... you know, data manipulation ability on hand? Do you secretly love Make and just wish you could run adhoc ClojureScript tasks without...cloud devops clojurescript json perl awk clojure
The Return of Clojure Data Science
Featuring Elise Huard
Incanter is no longer actively maintained, and there is a real lack of good tooling to do data science in Clojure. Most of the action in Data Science happens in R and python, with the occasional big player in java. I’ll be talking about our work to bring the Clojure data science ecosystem back to...clojure clojurex datascience python r
Thrilled to have Bozhidar Batsov with us for a Community Update on CIDER at ClojureX 2017!
Featuring Bozhidar Batsov
Thrilled to have Bozhidar Batsov with us for a Community Update on CIDER at ClojureX 2017!cider clojure
Featuring Renzo Borgatti
Are you learning Clojure and you want to know some of the common traps and pitfalls? Are you a seasoned Clojure veteran and you think you've seen them all? Then come join us to play the Clojure Puzzlers! 8 questions are interactively presented to the audience and the two presenters on the...clojure quiz questions pitfalls traps
Clojure for Data Science: from a Prototype in Python to Clojure in Production
Featuring Chloe Pont and Maria Mestre
HealthUnlocked is a social network centred around health issues, where people find information about chronic conditions. Our users share 4.5 pieces of health content every minute, which we classify into 700 different categories within milliseconds using machine learning.datascience clojure nlp machine-learning
Lightning Talk - TDD with Clojure Spec
Featuring Mashooq Badar
In this lightning talk, Mashooq will discuss how Clojure Spec is a great addition to your TDD workflow. He will discuss how it helps narrow the scope for testing and simplifies the production code. Mashooq will also demonstrate it’s use through the Mars Rover Kata.clojure