Building a Better Web
June 19–20, 2017: Training
June 20–22, 2017: Tutorials & Conference
San Jose, CA
Jeremy Fairbank

Jeremy Fairbank
Software Engineer, Test Double

Website | @elpapapollo

Jeremy Fairbank is a web developer at Test Double, where he helps improve how the world builds software. Jeremy has many years of experience in frontend and full stack development and has presented numerous times on web development at conferences such as Fluent Conf and RailsConf. He is passionate about frontend development and its future, especially in functional JavaScript and Elm, and is the author of Programming Elm from the Pragmatic Programmers.


11:00am–11:40am Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Future JS & Functional
Location: 210 BF
Secondary topics:  Functional Programming (Elm, ClojureScript, Erlang)
Jeremy Fairbank (Test Double)
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Elm is a functional programming language that compiles to JavaScript and allows building robust and safe web apps. Jeremy Fairbank dives into Elm's syntax and its Model-View-Update architecture, explaining the advantages Elm offers for developing frontend apps and how to structure a simple app with pure functions, and shares steps to getting started with Elm. Read more.