Monads Explained for OOP Developers


Are you curious about functional programming concepts, but daunted by its weird vocabulary? Have you heard of Monads, but struggled to understand what they are? Should you care at all? In this session I will explain Monads using Java and C# classes. I'll start with Why part, and then will give enough of clear and concise examples that you will be able to bring home and start using in your functional journey. Functional programming is not complicated, it's just unfamiliar. Let's bring some clarity today.

Language: English

Level: Beginner

Mikhail Shilkov

Software Engineer - Pulumi Corp.

Mikhail Shilkov is an experienced software developer, a Microsoft Azure MVP, a Russian expat living in the Netherlands. He is passionate about the serverless mindset, leveraging the full variety of managed cloud services and handling cloud infrastructure as code. You can find his blog at

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