17–19 October 2016: Conference & Tutorials
19–20 October 2016: Training
London, UK
Jeffrey Goff

Jeffrey Goff
Senior Developer, Evozon Systems

Website | @DrForr

Jeffrey Goff is a senior developer at Evozon Systems, a web design agency in Cluj, Romania, where he architects and builds custom web applications with Perl, HTML, and JavaScript. One of the original release managers for Parrot (née Perl 6), Jeff is an active contributor to both Perl 5 and Perl 6 and has written some core interface modules for Perl 6. At home, when he’s not creating Perl 6 libraries or speaking at conventions, he does origami and travels. You can follow Jeff on Twitter and view his open source contributions on GitHub. He also blogs at The Perl Fisher.


16:05–16:45 Monday, 17/10/2016
The new stuff
Location: Balmoral Level: Beginner
Jeffrey Goff (Evozon Systems)
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Join Jeffrey Goff to learn about the top 10 features that Perl 6 brings to the table, including Unicode support, functional programming, reactive and concurrent programming, built-in expression grammars, built-in vector operators, and a full metaprogramming system with support for roles. Jeffrey discusses where Perl 6 started, where it is today, and where the language is going in the future. Read more.