José Valim

@plataformatec founder, Open Source developer, Rails Core Team Member, Ruby Hero and creator of Elixir, code available at

José Valim is the creator of the Elixir programming language. He and his team at Dashbit help startups and enterprises adopt and run Elixir in production while contributing to the ecosystem through sustainable Open Source.

This talk will introduce developers to the Erlang VM and show how them introduce a completely new vocabulary which shapes how developers design and build distributed, fault-tolerant applications. This talk will also introduce the Elixir programming language and what it brings to the Erlang Virtual Machine.

## Expectations

Introduce Elixir, its ecosystem and design goals within the Erlang Virtual Machine