February 24, 2020

Category Theory for the Working Hacker

Speaker

Philip Wadler, computer scientist contribs to Programming Language Design and Type Theory

Thoughts

Interesting topic. The only consistent thought during the lecture is: learn more about theory behind FP

See you there.

Quotes

You can look at the rules or logic and the rules of computer science and them behave exactly the same.

Category Theory is about composition of functions.

Easy stuff that I understand really well made difficult.

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