[clug] Fwd: [Haskell-cafe] [ANN] Canberra -- Introduction to Functional Programming course (free)

Ivan Lazar Miljenovic ivan.miljenovic at gmail.com
Sun Dec 15 21:47:07 MST 2013


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From: Tony Morris <tonymorris at gmail.com>
Date: 16 December 2013 14:43
Subject: [Haskell-cafe] [ANN] Canberra -- Introduction to Functional
Programming course (free)
To: "Haskell Cafe (haskell-cafe at haskell.org)" <haskell-cafe at haskell.org>

Title: Introduction to Functional Programming
Presenters: Mark Hibberd and Tony Morris
When:  Tuesday 4th, Wednesday 5th & Thursday 6th February,  9.00am –
5.00pm (lunch will be provided)
Where:  NICTA CRL, Tower A, 7 London Circuit, Canberra ACT
Cost: Free

Abstract: NICTA will be hosting a hands-on, three day Introduction to
Functional Programming, for interested participants (internal and

We will be using the Haskell programming language for our journey over
the three days and this session requires no prior experience with
functional programming.

You will be required to bring a suitable development machine
(portable) for working through the exercises. You will also need to
install Glasgow Haskell Compiler (http://www.haskell.org/ghc/) version
7 or higher on that machine. There are no other primary requirements.

Each session will be instructed by Mark Hibberd (NICTA) and Tony
Morris (NICTA), to help you along your path of FP discovery, wherever
that might be.

If you are interested in attending this course, please email your EOI
to the below email address. In your response, it is very helpful for
us to understand your goals in order to make the best of the time we
will have, so please take the time to answer the below questions in
your response. Your answers will not be shared- just used to construct
the course structure/ material. Attendees will be selected based on
the answers provided:

1. How would you rate your level of understanding of functional programming?

2. What would you hope to get out of the session?

Expression of Interest: To haylee.alder at nicta.com.au by Friday 24 January, 5pm.

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