ScalaBridge Boston

Introduction to Programming in Scala

Sun 10/20/2019
Start time: 10:00 am EDT
End time: 5:00 pm EDT

Course

This is a Scala event. At the end of the day, you will have learned to code and to create a couple of fun applications in Scala yourself.

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Workshop Description

In this workshop, we'll take you through the basics of functional programming in Scala, a powerful programming language. By the end of the day, you'll have built several doodles using Creative Scala, have a basic understanding of functional programming, and a grasp of Scala fundamentals.

You can find the curriculum here: https://scalabridge.gitbooks.io/curriculum/content/

This workshop is intended to reach out to women, people of color or anyone who identifies as belonging to a group that is ***underrepresented*** in tech who is interested in learning Scala.

Previous programming experience is NOT required.

Food and Drinks provided.

Workshop Schedule:

Sun 10/20/19
10:00 am ET - Registration
10:30 am ET - Opening Remark
11:00 am ET - Learning Scala
12:00 am ET - Lunch
1:00 pm ET - Keep Learning
5:00 pm ET - End time

This workshop is FREE, but registration is required.

Sponsor

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Organized By:

8 volunteers!

17 students!