Craft 2024 - Conor Hoekstra
Conor Hoekstra
Research Scientist at NVIDIA
About Conor Hoekstra

Conor (he/him) is a Research Scientist at NVIDIA working on array programming models and languages. He is extremely passionate about programming languages, algorithms and beautiful code. He is the founder and organizer of the Programming Languages Virtual Meetup, he has a YouTube channel and is the host of four podcasts:

Conor is also an avid conference speaker. You can find all of Conor’s conference talks and podcast appearances (on other podcasts) here.

The Power of Function Composition
Software Delivery Craft Matters
Level: Beginner
In schedule:
Purple Stage
May 31, 16:55 - 17:40 CET

This talk will be a masterclass about everything you wanted to know (and potentially what you didn't even know you wanted to know) when it comes to function composition and combinators. We will cover the different "composition strategies" used in languages like Haskell, APL, J, KAP, Jelly, Uiua, Clojure and more. Furthermore, we will in more detail cover the most common combinators and the pattern...