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A session at Fast Track to F# with Tomas Petricek & Phil Trelford

Monday 16th October, 2017

9:00am to 5:00pm (GMT)

Introducing F#

-How does F# fit with the rest of the world?
-Object-oriented F# from a C# perspective
-Working with F# types and functions
-How F# avoids NullReferenceExceptions

Domain modelling and DSLs

-Modelling problem domains with functional types (“Domain on a single page”)
-Implementing business logic in F#

Writing applications in F#

-Testing F# code and using F# as a testing tool
-Building a retail .NET application in F#

Data processing and F# 3.0 type providers

-Obtaining data with type providers
-Processing and visualizing data
-Numerical calculations and machine learning
-How do F# type providers work?

Asynchronous and concurrent programming

-How to write non-blocking computations
-Asynchronous workflows for server-side and client-side programming
-Introducing agent-based concurrency in F#
-Designing concurrent scalable data-processing systems in F#

About the speakers

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Phillip Trelford

UK based developer

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Tomas Petricek

Long time F# enthusiast, author of Real-World Functional Programming and computer science PhD student.

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Time 9:00am5:00pm GMT

Date Mon 16th October 2017

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  • F# Deep Dives
  • Real World Functional Programming

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