ClojuTRE

Clojure & Functional Programming event
September 26-27th 2019

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ClojuTRE is a two day Clojure and functional programming conference organized by Metosin. The event has single track, late start, short talks and a funky after party for networking. We welcome both newbies and seasoned Clojurists and other FP entustiasts. Next edition of the event will be held in Helsinki Thursday 26th - Friday 27th September 2019.

For discussion about event Clojurians Slack has #clojutre channel.

Past events: 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013 and 2012.

The talks will be recorded and will be available on YouTube.

:location

In Helsinki, Finland.

Tapahtumakeskus Telakka
Henry Fordin katu 6
00150 Helsinki
Finland

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You can fly to Helsinki-Vantaa (HEL). There is a train connection to Helsinki Central Railway Station.

:registration

ClojuTRE registration will open later

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ClojuTRE call for speakers will open later

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Alex MillerCognitect@puredanger,

Alex Miller works on maintaining Clojure and supporting the Clojure community at Cognitect. He co-authored the books Clojure Applied and the 3rd edition of Programming Clojure, both on Pragmatic Press. Alex is the founder of the Strange Loop, Clojure/west, and Lambda Jam conferences. He writes regularly at insideclojure.org.

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Dave SnowdenCognitive Edge@snowded

Founder and chief scientific officer of Cognitive Edge. His work is international in nature and covers government and industry looking at complex issues relating to strategy, organisational decision making and decision making. He has pioneered a science based approach to organisations drawing on anthropology, neuroscience and complex adaptive systems theory. He is a popular and passionate keynote speaker on a range of subjects, and is well known for his pragmatic cynicism and iconoclastic style.

He holds visiting Chairs at the Universities of Pretoria and Hong Kong Polytechnic University as well as a visiting fellowship at the University of Warwick. He is a senior fellow at the Institute of Defense and Strategic Studies at Nanyang University and the Civil Service College in Singapore. His paper with Boone on Leadership was the cover article for the Harvard Business Review in November 2007 and also won the Academy of Management award for the best practitioner paper in the same year.

He has previously won a special award from the Academy for originality in his work on knowledge management. He is a editorial board member of several academic and practitioner journals in the field of knowledge management and is an Editor in Chief of E:CO. In 2006 he was Director of the EPSRC (UK) research programme on emergence and in 2007 was appointed to an NSF (US) review panel on complexity science research.

He previously worked for IBM where he was a Director of the Institution for Knowledge Management and founded the Cynefin Centre for Organisational Complexity; during that period he was selected by IBM as one of six on-demand thinkers for a world wide advertising campaign. Prior to that he worked in a range of strategic and management roles in the service sector.

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Andrea Leopardi@whatyouhide, ,

Andrea is a human born in the ancient lands of central Italy. He loves functional programming, beautiful code, and learning stuff. He's a software architect, speaker, and member of the core team of the Elixir programming language. His weak spot is having red hair.

:code-of-conduct

People are different. Let's respect that.

We, the organizers, want everybody to be able to enjoy ClojuTRE. We hope that everybody, regardless of gender, gender identity and expression, age, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, ethnicity, or religion, can feel welcome and respected at ClojuTRE.

We need your help to to achieve this. We are counting on you!

Use your common sense. Don't be a jerk, ok?

If you notice any wrong doing please contact any organizer. You can also call or send an SMS to number +358 50 326 2280 (Mikko).

:sponsors

If you are interested in sponsoring the event, please contact clojutre2019@metosin.fi for information.