Who better to learn Scala from than a Lightbend Principal Engineer? You're in luck as we are so excited that Gerard Maas will be coming all the way from Belgium to give us an exclusive Scala talk!
Gerard will be bringing a new talk to Scala in the City so make sure you're in attendance for this one!
As for our host? It's the global brand Vrbo (HomeAway).
Vrbo, part of the Expedia Group are the world-leading company within their industry and in order to stay ahead, their technology has to be at the forefront of everything they do.
Want to know how they do this? We will get an insight from Vrbo Staff Scala Engineer, Jeff Martin.
Schedule for the evening:
6.00pm: Doors open, drinks & nibbles
6.45pm: Introduction to Vrbo with Amin Abdalla
7.00pm: Jeff Martin, Staff Scala Engineer at Vrbo
Title: Scala Steward (Automated Updates)
7.20pm: Gerard Maas, Principal Engineer at Lightbend Inc.
Title: Kubernetes as a Streaming Data Platform with Kafka, Spark, and Scala
8.00pm: Craft beer, Pizza & chat