This workshop is intended for anyone who identifies as belonging to a group
that is underrepresented in tech. Attendance of the workshop is free, with food
and drinks provided throughout the day.
In this workshop, we'll take you through the basics of functional programming
in Scala, a powerful language that has uses in everything from web applications
to data science to large-scale distributed systems. By the end of the day,
you'll have built some fun projects and have a basic understanding of
To attend this event, you should have some familiarity with another
training required. Students will be separated into different classes based on
the experience level they choose when signing up. If you are completely new to
programming, look out for a future ScalaBridge event when we hope to offer
9:00-9:30am: Check-in, breakfast
9:30am: Opening talk, student sorting
4:30pm: Closing talk, announcements and retrospectives
5-7pm: Pre-drink and food at Klarna and afterwards optional after-party at &Hotel (Best Western and Hotel)
Klarna is Sponsoring this event by providing the location, food, swag and mentors.
Klarna HQ is located at Sveavägen 46 and is easily accessible via public
transport by taking the subway to Hötorget (green line).
Food and Drinks
Klarna is sponsoring the event with meals, drinks, coffee and snacks in-between.
After-party at &Hotel
After the day has come to a close at Klarna, we will provide you with a drink ticket and continue the evening at &Hotel located at Apelbergsgatan 40 just around the corner from Klarna.
We'll look to provide childcare onsite if there is demand. Please let us know
if this is of interest to you and we can discuss details.