Put open source to work
July 16–17, 2018: Training & Tutorials
July 18–19, 2018: Conference
Portland, OR
Daniel Rosenwasser

Daniel Rosenwasser
Program Manager, Microsoft


Daniel Rosenwasser is a program manager for the TypeScript language at Microsoft. Daniel has a passion for programming languages, compilers, and type systems.


5:05pm5:45pm Wednesday, July 18, 2018
Emerging languages
Location: E145
Level: Intermediate
Daniel Rosenwasser (Microsoft)
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Conventional wisdom says building a type system goes hand in hand with building a language. What happens when you go against convention? Well, for a language with millions of users like JavaScript, it turns out that your type system has to be pretty expressive. Daniel Rosenwasser explains how TypeScript has grown to meet JavaScript code and why it's one of the fastest growing languages today. Read more.