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TBD - 2 Day Workshop

Monday/Tuesday June 10th & 11th, 09:00-18:00

Cats and cat effects

About this Workshop

Learn Cats and Cats Effect in this two-day workshop.

This workshop, led by Dave Gurnell and Noel Welsh from Underscore, will cover:

  • type class implementation and use in Scala
  • concepts behind core type classes such as Monad and Applicative
  • using Cats to build reusable software
  • building robust concurrent software using Cats Effect


Noel Welsh

Noel is a consultant at Inner Product and Underscore, where he helps companies succeed with Scala. He is an author of "Essential Scala", "Scala with Cats", and "Creative Scala". He believes the best way to learn is to teach.

Dave Gurnell

Dave is a developer, trainer, and partner at Underscore. He has spent over a decade programming, speaking at conferences, and writing books on functional programming. In his spare time he enjoys making maps, playing with cats, and taking short trips in his space ship.