Scala Days: 11 of the Best Speakers Share Their Slides

 ● 11th Jun 2015

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The slides behind some of the best talks at Scala Days

Scala Days Amsterdam has swept us with tons of awesome Scala content, we had a great time attending the talks and showcasing OverOps new reactive monitoring solution. There were a total of 55 different sessions around all things Scala and some of the slides have already started popping up. In this post, we’ve selected a few of them for your viewing pleasure.

1. Keynote: Life Beyond the Illusion of Present // Jonas Boner

2. The Reactive Streams Implementation Landscape // Mathias Doenitz

3. Fixing Reactive Code at 100 Miles per Hour // Tal Weiss

4. Exercise in machine learning // Jan Mahchek


5. Lambda Architecture with Spark Streaming, Kafka, Cassandra, Akka, Scala // Helena Edelson

6. The Twelve Factor App: Best Practices for Scala Deployment // Joe Kutner

Slides are available right here.

7. Essential Scala: Six Core Principles for Learning Scala // Noel Welsh

Slides are available right here.

8. Type-safe off-heap memory for Scala // Denys Shabalin

9. Large volume data analysis on the Typesafe Reactive Platform // Martin Zapletal

Slides are available right here.

10. A purely functional approach to building large applications // Noel Markham

This one is a special highlight since Noel actually built his presentation to run inside a sbt console! Check it out.

11. A Pragmatic View of Reactive // Lutz Hühnken

Did you run into slides from other talks as well? Please post them in the comments section below.


Alex is the Director of Product Marketing at OverOps. As an engineer-turned-marketer, he is passionate about transforming complex topics into simple narratives and using his experience to help software engineering navigate their way through the crowded DevOps landscape.

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