20 May 2017 / Empire City Elixir Conference

I spoke about functional representations of data structures and what they can teach us about solving problems and modeling our data such that it lends itself to purely functional solutions.

20 October 2016 / BrooklynJS

I spoke about inclusivity in open source projects, particularly how mantainers can make it easy for first time contributors to help out and want to continue supporting a project.

August to November 2016 / Recurse Center

I spoke at many of the weekly Thursday presentations events. Some of the topics I talked about were Supervisors in Elixir, a monadic alternative to JavaScript Promises, and Elixir macros.

20 July 2016 / NYC Node

I spoke about AVA, the JavaScript concurrent test runner.