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The Past, Present and Future of Code Generation



Sven Efftinge keynotes on the history, the current status and the future of code generation tools and techniques.


Sven Efftinge is a passionate software developer who loves music and good food. He’s the project lead of Eclipse Xtend , a statically-typed programming language for the JVM, and Xtext, a framework for developing programming languages and domain-specific languages. He works for itemis.

About the conference

The Code Generation Conference returns for the 7th year as the best place to build your knowledge and skills of Domain-Specific Languages, Language Workbenches, Model-Driven Software Development and Code Generation. As always, the event will have a strong, practical focus on sharing experiences, evaluating emerging technologies and hands-on development.

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Jul 20, 2013