The Power of the Paradigm


Progress in our profession happens slowly as we clumsily shift from one paradigm to another. This talk looks at the next important advance in programming, and why we are trying to prevent its adoption.

Language: English

Level: Non technical / For everyone

Douglas Crockford

Architect - PayPal

Douglas Crockford was born in Frostbite Falls, Minnesota, but left when he was only six months old because it was just too damn cold. He is best known for having discovered that there are good parts in JavaScript. This was an important and unexpected discovery. He also discovered the JSON Data Interchange Format, the world’s most loved data format. He is writing a book about How JavaScript Works.

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