I am delighted to announce that I will be joining Jeremy Ashkenas, David Nolen, Joanne Cheng, and a host of other thoughtful (and exciting!) speakers at Barcelona Future JS, May 1 – 3, 2014. Future JS is organized by the same good people who’ve organized the amazing BaRuCo (“Barcelona Ruby Conference”), and I’m giddy with anticipation.
But people are also looking backwards. In mature OO language communities like Java, the notion of class hierarchies has been severely deprecated. Folks have realized that building deep ontology of subclasses leads to the fragile base class anti-pattern.
And yet… ES6 introduces a
If that excites you the way it excites me, I’ll see you there!