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FunctionalJS London, January 2014

Tim Ruffles, SidekickJS

Tuesday, 28 January 2014 from 19:00 to 21:30 (GMT)

FunctionalJS London, January 2014

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FunctionalJS is a meetup to discuss functional programming with JavaScript - whether that means using Underscore/Lo-Dash, exploring currying and FRP, or languages that compile to JS that bring more functional tools to bear.

Functional Front-end: ClojureScript with Thomas G. Kristensen


Clojure's powerful functional tools are available on the front end. core.async allows you to write synchronous-looking code without loosing asynchronicity. Add macros and fast immutable data-structures into the mix and you've got a compelling new language for UI work!



Afterwards, we'll be running a dojo. No prior experience with FP is needed for this part; we'll all be coming from different levels. Our goals here are to equip you with a more of an understanding of functional programming and it's real-world applications and to learn from each other. More than all that: to have some fun with FP!

There will be plenty of room to ask questions too.


The Guardian has been kind enough to offer us space (thanks @patrickhamann!). The address is above, for a map and extensive travel details see here.


Once you've grabbed your ticket, don't forget to share your attendance on Lanyrd too: http://lanyrd.com/2014/funjsldn/ - all meetups will appear in this series: http://lanyrd.com/series/funjsldn/


Do you have questions about FunctionalJS London, January 2014? Contact Tim Ruffles, SidekickJS

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The Guardian Media Group
90 York Way
N1 9GU London
United Kingdom

Tuesday, 28 January 2014 from 19:00 to 21:30 (GMT)

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