Julian Doherty

Cool Functional Tricks In Ruby

We'll have a look at some of the lesser known functional programming approaches you can use in Ruby.

About Julian Doherty

Julian is a senior developer with 20 years experience, and has been hacking on Ruby for the last 12.

Originally from Wellington, New Zealand, he now calls Melbourne home. Currently working at Envato, he has spent time at some of the biggest Rails shops in Australia. Julian also runs the Elixir Melbourne meetup group, and tries to spend as much time as possible inflicting functional programming paradigms on codebases he works in.

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