The popularity of Functional Programming is booming! Are you still wondering what all of the fuss is about? Come to this session and find out! This is an introduction to the power of functional programming. It covers functional programming's basic concepts, and shows you how functional programming will make software simple, elegant, easy to test, and lead to cleaner code. I will share my experiences learning, so you can avoid some of the pitfalls. So if you enjoy coding, love clean code, then you should start learning Functional Programming right now.

 
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Outline/structure of the Session

- Functional Programming basic concepts

- Lambda calculus

- High order functions

- Null Reference and Maybe Monad

- Functional programming and OO

- Functional Programming and Clean Code

- The path of learning functional programming

Learning Outcome

After the session, the audiences will

- Know the basic concept and techniques of Functional Programming,

- Be able to apply Functional Programming techniques in their daily work

- Be inspired to start learning more FP in one of their favorite programming languages

Target Audience

Audiences with technical background with coding experiences who are not familiar with functional programming concepts

Prerequisite

Anyone who are familiar with at least one programming language

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