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Piers Cawley

Piers Cawley
Senior Programmer, Loafery

Website | @pdcawley

Piers Cawley started programming Perl in the mid nineties, but recently spent a few years working as a Ruby programmer before returning to Perl.

He’s currently trying to escape to become a bread maker.

He’s a singer, baker and photographer.


Piers Cawley (Loafery)
Average rating: ****.
(4.33, 6 ratings)
We perl programmers aren't known as fans of formal types. Types are for straitjacketed languages like Java. But... the Moose revolution's changing all that. Types are a great way of encapsulating the messy business of data conversion and parameter validation, and can help you think more clearly about what's going on in complex code. Read more.

Portland Ballroom
Piers Cawley (Loafery)
Average rating: ****.
(4.78, 18 ratings)
Keynote by Piers Cawley, Perl programmer, singer and balloon modeller. Read more.