Central Ohio Software Symposium

June 8 - 10, 2012

On Prototypal Inheritance

Sunday - Jun 10 4:00 PM - Upper Arlington

Raju Gandhi

Raju Gandhi

CTO Integrallis Software & Technophile

You are a JavaScript developer who has gotten past writing one-off scripts on pages and wants to leverage the true power of the language. You have tasted the power of objects, and inheritance in Java, and hope to put the same to work for you in JavaScript.

This talk will aim to explain how inheritance works in JavaScript, albeit in the prototypal world rather than the “class"ical world. We will see how to create your own inheritance trees, and create instances that are born with a predefined set of behaviors.

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About Raju Gandhi

Raju Gandhi is a Java/Ruby/Clojure developer and a programming language geek. He has been writing software for well over a decade in several industries including education, finance, construction, manufacturing and retail sectors. Raju has a graduate degree in Industrial Engineering from Ohio University. In his spare time you will find Raju reading, or watching movies, or playing with yet another programming language. He is affectionately known as looselytyped on Twitter.