[erlang-questions] 22 May 2008: Robert Virding on Lisp Flavoured Erlang, (Stockholm User Group Talk)

Ross Thomas <>
Mon May 12 22:02:14 CEST 2008

I'd be interested in some sort of remote/after-the-fact access to this as
well... :)


2008/5/12 Dominique de Waleffe <>:

> Are there any chance to have access to a recording of this event?
> I think thins would be very interesting to more than 1 person.....
> Lisp syntax + concurrency + typing.... a dream language....
> D.
> On Mon, May 12, 2008 at 11:46 AM, Francesco Cesarini <
> > wrote:
>> If you are interested in receiving these types of announcements, please
>> register with the Erlang Stockholm User Group mailing list, as we will
>> soon be moving all of these announcements there to offload the Erlang
>> Questions List. All you need to do is send a blank email to
>>  and follow the instructions or
>> visit the user group page on
>> http://www.erlang-consulting.com/erlang/usergroup/erlangstockholm.html .
>> The second meeting of the Stockholm Erlang User Group will be hosted by
>> Stockholm University on Thursday the 22nd of May starting at 18.30
>> (Doors open at 18.00). Robert Virding, one of the original inventors of
>> Erlang will present his latest open source project  Lisp Flavored Erlang
>> (http://forum.trapexit.org/viewtopic.php?p=43887#43887). If you are
>> interested in attending this free event, you have to register. By
>> registering, you will enable us to plan room size and refreshments
>> accordingly, provide Security with the name list of participants, and in
>> those extreme cases where the number of places are limited, close
>> registration as soon as we have reached the maximum room capacity or
>> find a larger room (As happened last time). You can register on the
>> Erlang Stockholm User Group Page here:
>> http://www.erlang-consulting.com/erlang/usergroup/erlangstockholm.html
>> *Abstract:*In this talk we will describe and demonstrate Lisp Flavored
>> Erlang (LFE). LFE allows you to write Erlang code in a lisp syntax and
>> combines the versatility and extensibility of lisp with the COP power of
>> Erlang. LFE is completely integrated with Erlang/OTP and code written in
>> LFE can freely be used together with modules written in vanilla Erlang
>> and applications in Erlang/OTP. LFE is also much easier to use than
>> vanilla Erlang when generating code. We will describe the system, its
>> tools and its implementation, and also demonstrate some of its features
>> and using its programming environment.
>> * Biography:*Robert Virding is one of the original developers of Erlang
>> at the Ericsson Computer Science Lab. While there he also did work on
>> garbage collection and the implementation of high-level languages. He
>> left Ericsson to found Bluetail, the first Erlang startup acquired by
>> Nortel in 2000. He now works for the Swedish Defense Material
>> Administration (FMV) where he is not able to use Erlang. He does,
>> however, still program Erlang in his spare time and take part in the
>> Erlang community.
>> See you there!
>> Francesco
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