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Iulian Dragos

Tech Lead, Typesafe

Iulian has been working on Scala since 2004 when he joined Martin Odersky’s research lab at École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL). He wrote the JVM backend, the bytecode optimizer and worked on various other parts of the compiler. He earned his PhD degree at EPFL in 2010. He joined Typesafe from day 1, where he worked on development tools for Scala and later took the lead of the Spark team at Typesafe, with a focus on making Reactive Applications with Spark a reality.


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