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Panel: The Challenges of Using Functional Languages



Panelists discuss which issues have an impact on the adoption of functional languages, hear how our speakers have addressed these issues and of course we'll have time for a Q&A.


Jafar Husain is Cross-Team UI Technical Lead at Netflix. Logan Linn is a software engineer at Prismatic. Marius Eriksen is a Principal Engineer in Twitter's systems infrastructure group. Kelsey Gilmore-Innis is a back-end engineer at PagerDuty. Stew O'Connor is a Senior Software Engineer at Verizon. Werner Schuster: InfoQ Editor Functional Programming, QCon PC, Wolfram.

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