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Michael Litchard

michael@schmong.org
I'm a software engineer who gets excited at what functional programming in general, and Haskell in particular, has to offer. I'm especially interested in DSL design and compilers

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Game making in Haskell - Part 1

Level :
Intermediate
Date :
10:45 AM Sunday
Room :
5502
Interested : (-) - Registered : (12)

Speakers: Michael Litchard

The first of a two part series promoting the fun of game making with Haskell. In part one we will talk about the foundations of functional programming as it relates to my github project emporos: Pattern Matching, Currying, Higher Order Functions Product and Sum Types, and recursion - among other things. Emporos is a current work in progress implementing a traveller-like game (think dopewars) using Functional Reactive Programming.

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Game-Making in Haskell - Part 2

Level :
Advanced
Date :
1:15 PM Sunday
Room :
8401
Interested : (-) - Registered : (11)

Speakers: Michael Litchard

Part 2 will try to build up to reactive functional programming, the concept of time-based values and how that fits into the game.

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