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Protocols, Functors and Type Classes



Creighton Kirkendall discusses how polymorphism is implemented in Clojure, Ocaml, Haskell and Scala.


Creighton Kirkendall has been building web application and leading development teams for over 17 years. Several years ago, Creighton fell in love with Clojure and has since teamed up with Carin Meier and few others to start the Cincinnati Functional Programmers Group (CincFP). Creighton works as an Architect/Developer at the awesome consulting company System Evolution Inc.

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Lambda Jam is a new conference that can take your skills to the next level. This is not your traditional conference of sitting and listening - a significant portion of each day will be devoted to hands-on practice or workshops. We aim to stretch your skills and teach you something new!

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Sep 16, 2013