Speaker

Ben Church

Ben Church

I make amazing software products for the world's most innovative brands.

Victoria, Canada

I'm a Remote Engineer based in Victoria, BC. I've led several engineering teams & worked with some awesome companies including Uber, Facebook & Lonely Planet.

I currently head up a small consultancy called ShipWithUs which works hard to give our clients a meaningful competitive advantage over their markets using tools we believe are the future of development. React Native, GraphQL, Next.js and Elixir to name a few

Area of Expertise

  • Information & Communications Technology

Topics

  • Elixir
  • Erlang
  • React
  • Graphql
  • javascript
  • typescript
  • web3
  • React Native
  • functional programming
  • React.js
  • golang
  • ethereum
  • Crypto
  • cryptocurrency
  • bitcoin

Simple Lexical Analysis in Erlang and Elixir

Let business write the business logic! With Erlang we can easily define restricted and safe grammars that will let your business team define simple rules in your system.

Rebuild a legacy system in minutes not months

Have you ever been dropped into a legacy project only to find that it's crumbling under its own weight? Poor abstractions, long-abandoned libraries, crashes without warning.

Sure you have, we all have.

Today I want to tell you a story of how we sidestepped all of that and generated, not built, a new type-safe backend in a matter of hours, not months.

Ben Church

I make amazing software products for the world's most innovative brands.

Victoria, Canada