Cairo Tech Club

SESSION 5 - SATURDAY, APRIL 27, 2013 - 3:00 PM

WHAT IS CAIRO TECH CLUB?


Cairo Tech Club is a community that brings together software professionals from all over Cairo. People interested to learn about new software technologies, communicate with peers and spend a cool time should drop in to our events.

SESSION 5: FUNCTIONAL PROGRAMMING IN SCALA

Saturday, April 27th, 3pm

Flat6Labs, 1 Dr. Mohamed Sobhy St., 2nd Floor, Flat 6, Giza, Egypt


Scala is a relatively new programming language that is starting to gain popularity around the world. In this session we touch upon some of its features and explain how it can improve developer productivity.



Topics Covered:


- Why Scala?

- Scala vs Java?

- Scala Language Features (Functional Programming, Type Inference, etc..)

- Much more...


SPEAKER: BASSAM ABDELHAMEED

Bassam is a code coach at ValconValue. An experienced programmer, he started coding in high school, he has developed in an array of languages including C#,PHP and Ruby.

AGENDA

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm FUNCTIONAL PROGRAMMING IN SCALA

4:00 pm - 4:30 pm Q&A and Session Discussion

4:30 pm - 5:00 pm Networking