January's meetup is going to be at Shazam's offices in Hammersmith.
Mark Hatton: "Agile" is not a dirty word
A walkthrough of development practises in Shazam's server engineering team, including why & how we apply agile methods.
Juliano Alves: A Practical Theory of Language-Integrated Query with Quill
Quill is a compile-time language integrated query library with a powerful query compilation mechanism based on the paper "A Practical Theory of Language-Integrated Query". This talk will give an overview of the query compilation, present the Quoted Domain Specific Language (QDSL) approach, and give a quick view of Quill's functionality and internals.
Thanks to Shazam for providing the space, and eSynergySolutions for their continued sponsorship.