July 20–24, 2015
Portland, OR
Andreas Rumpf

Andreas Rumpf
Software Engineer, 3DICC


Andreas Rumpf is the creator of the Nim programming language, which is growing slowly but steadily. He is a software engineer working at 3DICC to incorporate Nim into their collaborative distributed 3D system. He has programmed in various languages over the years (including quite obscure ones) without being satisfied with any of them. Andreas holds a degree in computer science from the University of Kaiserslautern.


1:30pm–5:00pm Monday, 07/20/2015
Scale D136
Andreas Rumpf (3DICC)
Nim is an emerging programming language that brings together the indentation-based syntax of Python, the speed of C, and the meta programming of Lisp. Nim scales from simple script-like programs up to full-blown system programs like compilers or 3D engines thanks to its layered language design. Read more.