Joe Barnes

Senior Software Architect at Mentor Graphics

Joe Barnes is currently a Senior Software Architect at Mentor Graphics where he leads development of cloud-based web solutions such as PartQuest.com. He has spent most of the last decade developing applications on the JVM, with Scala taking focus in recent projects. As an eager life-long learner himself, Joe is passionate about helping others learn and improve the craft through mentoring, blogging, lecturing, and contributing to open source.

Joe can be found blogging at prose::and::conz and on Twitter as @joescii. He also operates as joescii on GitHub where he is a Lift committer and general open-source Scala slinger.

PRESENTATIONS

#NoEstimates?? No way!!!
A Java Developer's Guide to Scala
A Sip of CoffeeScript
Lift-ng: Secure, rapid web development with Scala and AngularJS
Lift: The Simply Functional Web Framework in Scala
Reactive Programming Patterns in JavaScript
Some Things Never Change: Immutable Cloud Infrastructure