Office Hour with Michael Nygard

Michael Nygard (Cognitect, Inc.)
Office Hours Exhibit Hall (Office Hours B)

Michael Nygard, Architect, Relevance, Inc.

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Michael Nygard

Cognitect, Inc.

Michael has been a professional programmer and architect for over 15 years. In that time, he has delivered systems to the U. S. Government, the military, banking, finance, agriculture, and retail industries. Along the way, he has shared his painfully-won experience by mentoring, writing, and speaking.

His work has spanned domains as diverse as B2B exchanges, retail commerce sites, travel and leisure sites, an information brokerage, and applications for the military and intelligence communities.

Michael has written and co-authored several books, including “97 Things Every Software Architect Should Know” and the best seller “Release It!”, a book about building software that survives the real world.

Michael works for Cognitect Inc., the company behind Clojure, ClojureScript, Pedestal, and Datomic.


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