Scala Days 10-Year Anniversary

  • 11-13th June 2019

In celebration of the 10th anniversary, Scala Days in 2019 will only take place where it all started - at EPFL, June 11th - 13th hosted in the SwissTech Convention Center.

The Scala Days conference started in 2010, with about 150 people. In the meantime, it grew to become the leading Scala conference in the world, with two editions every year, around 1500 participants, great workshops, related community events; attracting businesses, developers and Scala lovers all over the globe.

For 10 years, Scala Days brings together developers to share their experiences and new ideas around creating applications with Scala and related technologies, like Spark, Kafka, and Akka. Scala Days provides a unique opportunity for Scala users to interact with the contributors to the language and related technologies and connect with fellow developers.

Program Committee

Martin Odersky

Lightbend (Chair)

Inventor of the Scala language, a professor at EPFL in Lausanne, Switzerland, and a founder of Lightbend. ACM fellow, co-designer of Java generics, and original author of the current javac reference Compiler.

Manuel Bernhardt


Passionate engineer, author, speaker and consultant. Co-organizer of the Scala Vienna User Group.

Sébastien Doeraene

Scala Center

Executive director of the Scala Center at EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland. Author of Scala.js. Singer.

Lars Hupel


Lars is a Consultant at INNOQ in Munich and is known as one of the founders of the Typelevel initiative, providing principled, type-driven Scala libraries.

Adriaan Moors


Scala Team Lead @ Lightbend, with a decade of scalac contribution experience.

Heather Miller

Carnegie Mellon University

Tenure-track Assistant Professor at Carnegie Mellon University, in the School of Computer Science, primarily affiliated with the Institute for Software Research. Co-founder and former Executive Director of the Scala Center at EPFL, where she was also a research scientist.

Josh Suereth


Senior Software Developer at Google, the author of Scala In Depth, and a contributor to the Scala community.

Darja Jovanovic

Scala Days Program Manager Scala Center

Communication and Community Manager at the Scala Center; second time Scala Days Program Manager; first time Scala Days conference coordinator, always focused on creating a positive change.




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