A Talk About Kotlin
What is with all the hubaloo around Kotlin? After Google IO this May, Kotlin went from the darling of a few, to the promised land of many. In this talk, Dan Lindeman will present an introduction to the Kotlin programming language, showing off some marquee features. Further we will discuss several stories that the language seeks to address.
About Dan Lindeman
Dan is a Software Engineer from Grand Rapids, MI, where he lives with his wife Kayla and his dog Bowie. When not learning a new language, framework, or piece of tech, Dan enjoys playing Nintendo games and spending time with friends.
An educator-turned-developer, Dan got his start in the software industry testing embedded automotive infotainment systems. He is currently a part-time Masters student at Grand Valley State University focusing on Web Architectures. A self-described conference junkie, Dan can be found organizing community events and software meetups groups all over West Michigan.