Intrigued by the exotic languages recently gaining prominence in Web engineering communities? Frustrated by the verbosity and limitations of Java? If you're interested in hearing more about real world uses of Scala, Clojure, Groovy, Erlang and CoffeeScript, we'd love to have you to join us at our tech talk on Wednesday, October 19th!
Gilt Groupe is hosting our first tech meetup featuring a series of lightning talks on Scala, Clojure, Groovy, Erlang and CoffeeScript.
This event is open to everyone who is interested. It’s a great opportunity to learn new technologies and network with other developers. Don’t forget to invite your friends!
The lighting talks will be followed by a beer + wine reception & live music!
Date: Wednesday, October 19, 2011
Time: 6:00 - 8:30pm
Location: Carlton Hotel @ 88 Madison Ave (b/w 28th& 29th St.)
6:00 - 6:30pm - Arrivals
6:30 - 7:30pm - Lightning Talks
7:30 - 8:30pm - Beer & Wine Reception @ Salon Bar (lobby floor)
SCHEDULED LIGHTNING TALKS:
Nathan Hamblen - Scala
David Nolen - Clojure
Jean Barmash - Groovy
Andrew Pliszka- Erlang
Mark Wunsch - CoffeeScript
BEER & WINE RECEPTION TO FOLLOW