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Groovy for Fun and Profit



Ken Kousen presents a variety of small but non-trivial examples of Groovy in action, using techniques ranging from closures to parsers and slurpers to metaprogramming and AST transformations.


Ken Kousen is the author of “Making Java Groovy”, a book about using Java and Groovy together, available from Manning. As the President of Kousen IT, Inc, he teaches technical training courses and does consulting in Java and related open sources areas, specializing in Groovy, Grails, Spring, and Hibernate.

About the conference

This event attracts Java/JVM talent from the South-East's largest corporations, software companies and consulting organizations. You will have an opportunity to discover what other development teams are using as their favorite tools and practices.

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May 03, 2013