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James Ward

James Ward

Kotlin Product Manager @ Google

James Ward is a Developer Advocate for Google Cloud Platform. He tweets as @_JamesWard and blogs on

Spring + Kotlin = Modern + Reactive + Productive

The combination of Spring and Kotlin is a winning combo for building modern, reactive, and productive servers. This talk will walk through how Spring & Kotlin fit together with coroutines, R2DBC, Testcontainers, and Kotlin/JS for the web UI. Come for Kotlin, stay for the ASCII art!