Speaker

Maia Grotepass

Maia Grotepass

Staff Engineer: Android principal at Luno

Stellenbosch, South Africa

Mobile dev since Cupcake. Android GDE. Kotlin enthusiast. Dogs make me happy.

Area of Expertise

  • Information & Communications Technology

Topics

  • Android Development
  • Android
  • Android software Development

Imperative, declarative, functional, object oriented: four of a Kotlin kind

Looking at four concepts: **imperative, declarative, functional and object oriented**

How does Kotlin make it easy to use either or all at the same time. This talk contains: Some useful Kotlin tips, some guidelines and pitfalls for the four concepts, traces of definitions and software history. After listening to this talk you will understand what these concepts are, what each is good for and how they are supported by the Kotlin language.

This talk will be presented at the I code Java conference in person in South Africa.

She started talking about DI and you wont believe what happened next - 7 tips for better tech talks

A click bait title won't keep your audience awake. In this talk I look at my experiences as technical speaker and extract the most important tips and strategies to keep an audience engaged no matter how boring the topic.

40 min This presentation is suitable for all levels.

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Maia Grotepass

Staff Engineer: Android principal at Luno

Stellenbosch, South Africa