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During this talk, you will explore the experience gained building an EDSL for the KDB/Q database language at Standard Chartered. You will start with their rationale for choosing such an approach; then review techniques such as Higher-order abstract syntax (HOAS), recursion schemes and embedding Algebraic Datatypes. Finally, you will reflect on the success of the project and discuss the lessons learned.
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An EDSL for KDB/Q: Rationale, Techniques and Lessons Learned
Tim Williams has worked as a software developer in the finance industry for over 15 years. He has been using Haskell professionally for over 7 years, building contract languages at Barclays and trading systems at Standard Chartered. He holds a PhD in Physics from the University of Bristol.