Anton Yalyshev | KotlinConf 2024, May 22–24, Copenhagen
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Anton Yalyshev

Anton Yalyshev

Product Manager at Kotlin, JetBrains

Since 2011, my expertise has been in dev. tooling development, beginning with quality engineering for Delphi and C++Builder IDEs. In 2015, JetBrains became my professional home, overseeing the quality of IntelliJ Scala plugin, later transitioning to product management for the Kotlin plugin. Currently I lead the K2-based plugin to Stable release and enhance the decision-making process within the Kotlin language team.

Tools & Techniques for Java to Kotlin Migrations

Large organizations including Google, Uber, and Meta have volumes of legacy Java code that'd ideally be migrated to Kotlin so their developers can be more productive and ultimately get to more reliable apps and servers. In this panel we will hear why these organizations want to migrate to Kotlin, the approaches they've taken, and the tools they've developed.