José Valim

Chief Adoption Officer at Dashbit


Idioms for building fault-tolerant applications with Elixir
Thursday 15:00 - 15:45
elixir, erlang, concurrency, distribution, DSL

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This talk will introduce developers to Elixir and the underlying Erlang VM and show how they provide a new vocabulary which shapes how developers design and build concurrent, distributed and fault-tolerant applications. The talk will also focus on the design goals behind Elixir, use cases, and include some live demos.


José Valim is the creator of the Elixir programming language and Chief Adoption Officer at Dashbit, a company that focuses on Sustainable Open Source and Continuous Adoption to boost the Elixir ecosystem. He is also a seasoned speaker, the author of three programming books, and an active member of the Open Source community.