location_city Bengaluru schedule Dec 15th 02:15 - 03:00 PM place Crystal 2 people 29 Interested

Have you ever asked yourself why we only free monads? Turns out there are a lot of other structures that want to be liberated from the constraints of their existence! In this talk, we will investigate what other poor (algebraic) structures we can free from the dirty hands of imperative programmers. Our journey starts with the well-known free monads, but after that we will have a look at all the other interesting structures that can be freed and of course we will also look at what we can do with them.

 
 

Outline/Structure of the Talk

We will free all the things. At the beginning we look at what free means and how to do it. Then we have a tour through several free structures.

Learning Outcome

Knowledge about free constructions and their usage.

Target Audience

Attendees interested in learning how free structures are created

Prerequisites for Attendees

Knowledge of common typeclasses like Monad, Applicative and Functor is benefical but not strictly required.

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