Office Hour with Damian Conway

Office Hours
Location: Expo Hall (Table A)
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 1 rating)

Topics Damian will cover:

  • Presentation skills
  • Vim scripting and configuration
  • Any of my Vim plugins
  • Perl 5 and Perl 6 core features and design issues
  • Any of my Perl modules
  • The deadly flora, fauna, climate, geography, and humour of Australia
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Damian Conway


Damian Conway is an internationally renowned speaker, author, and trainer, and a prominent contributor to the Perl community. Currently he runs Thoughtstream, an international IT training company that provides programmer training from beginner to masterclass level throughout Europe, North America, and Australasia. Most of his spare time over the past decade has been spent working with Larry Wall on the design and explication of the Perl 6 programming language. He has a PhD in Computer Science and was until recently an Adjunct Associate Professor in the Faculty of Information Technology at Monash University, Australia.


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