Building Scalable Apps Using Scala: Africa's Talking and Elarian Experience

Jul 23, 2022, 7:00 – 10:00 AM

Join us as Sam Gikandi, Africa's Talking and Elarian CEO shares his over 20yrs of building solutions in Finance and Communication and recently customer data. He will share the experience of building scalable solutions using Scala, the trade-off, and what developers should consider when considering all the compliance, underlying opportunities, and the role of open source.

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About this event

The world is moving to more of a decentralized world, as a developer, there are several facets of problems you need to solve; compliance, GDPR, monolith, micro-service, and scale. How do we solve these problems using Scala, how do we address this at the backend?


Join us as Sam Gikandi, Africa's Talking and Elarian CEO shares his over 20yrs of building solutions in Finance and Communication and recently Customer Data. He will share the experience of building scalable solutions using Scala: the trade-off, and what developers should consider when considering all the compliance, underlying opportunities, and the role of open source. 


Agenda:

  • Introduction
  • Scala Experience
  • Open Source
  • Developer opportunities

Pre-requisite

  1. Lightbend Scala Language - Professional

Optional



Speaker

  • Samuel Gikandi

    Africa's Talking

    Founder and CEO

Featured Attendees

  • Tracy Chepkorir

    Moringa school

    Employee

  • Collins Ochieng

    connectshop.co.ke

    CTO

  • Emmanuel Atemba

    Dimension Data

    Implementation Engineer

  • Kipngetich Ngeno

    UPande LTD.

    Head of Tech

  • Michael Kimathi

    Africa's Talking

    Developer Relations Community

  • Max Maina

    Castynet

    Founder and Software Developer

  • Jessy Bandya

    Real Biz Digital

    Web/Mobile Developer

  • Melody Chepkorir

    Amtech

    Intern

  • cliff muthomi

    Waden

    Coo

  • Kenneth Mathari

    Kyosk Digital Services

    Android Engineer

  • John Muriu

    SwifttDial Limited

    Software Developer

Agenda

Introductions

Hosts

  • Hungai Amuhinda

    Kappa Pay

    CTO

  • Michael Kimathi

    Africa's Talking

    Head of Developer Community Africa

Global sponsor

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