Poughkeepsie Chapter of the Association For Computing Machinery

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Overview of the Swift Programming Language


Christopher Garrett


Monday, September 19, 2016       7:30 PM


Marist College, Hancock Center (Building 16 on map), Room 2023. Park just north of Hancock Center, or in parking lot on south-east corner of Route 9 and Fulton Street. We thank Marist College for hosting the chapter's meetings.

More Information

This program is free and open to the public. Attendees should RSVP at Meetup.com.

All are welcome to join us beforehand for dinner at the Palace Diner at 6:00 PM.
Refreshments are served after the meeting.

For further information, go to Pok.ACM.org (QR code below),
email Bill Collier, or phone 845-522-1971.

QR code RSVP to ACM Poughkeepsie at   Meetup.com

About the Topic

Swift, Apple's shiny new programming language, has been rapidly gaining usage and popularity.  This overview of Swift will cover basic syntax, language features, and high level direction of the language on non-Apple platforms.

About the Speaker

Chris Garrett is a mobile software developer based in the Hudson Valley.  He has decades of experience programming in a variety of languages, including FORTRAN, C, C++, Smalltalk, Java, Ruby, and Objective-C. His most recent two years are in Swift. Chris does a mixture of contract development as well as working on his own mobile games. His most recent games are QatQi and Moji Match.

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