Software engineer and trainer @ Xebia
Urs is a seasoned software engineer and trainer with over 15 years of experience in building resilient, scalable and mission critical systems mostly involving Kotlin and Scala. Besides his job as consultant, he is also a passionate trainer and author of a great variety of trainings ranging from language courses for Kotlin and Scala, frameworks such as Akka and Akka Stream to architectural trainings such as Event-Driven Architectures on AWS. As a people person by nature he loves to share knowledge and inspire and get inspired by pears on meetups and conferences.
Have you struggled with the deep learning curve of Java’s concurrency abstractions such as Threads, (Completable)Futures or reactrive libraries like RxJava or Reactor? Then Kotlin’s Coroutine will be a revelation for you! In this talk we will expore Kotlin’s Coroutine and discover how you can write asynchronous, non-blocking code as if it was synchronous, blocking […]