Functional Programming Basics for Junior Developers

Coding for Immigrants

Wednesday, February 15, 2023, 7:00 – 8:00 PM UTC


Join CFI's series of digital meet-ups where we simplify some of the most common (and terrifyingly confusing) terms within coding! This week we'll break down functional programming!

About this event

Welcome to our digital series '____: What Are Those?!?!?! And Other Scary Coding Acronyms.' This week, our co-leader and 5g software engineer of Ericsson, Madisen Whitfield, will try and simplify functional programming by explaining:

  • What is a Functional Programming language (FPL)

  • Why/where FPL's are used?

  • How do FPL's differ from other types of languages

  • Code comparison

  • How to think in a functional way

  • FPL general concepts

  • Additional resources for learning more about FPLs

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Wednesday, February 15, 2023
7:00 PM – 8:00 PM UTC


7:00 PMFPLs
7:40 PMQuestions
7:55 PMBuh-Bye