BCS SPA specialist group.


Andrey Breslav, designer of the Kotlin language


6:00pm - networking in BCS London over refreshments
6:30pm - presentation begins
8:00pm - networking in BCS London
8:45pm - events ends


This talk covers the inner story of how Kotlin was created and developed. It covers both technical and management aspects of making this project successful.

About the speaker

Andrey Breslav

Andrey Breslav was in charge of creating Kotlin and led the design and development efforts for it at JetBrains from 2010 till 2020.

He was also the President of the Kotlin Foundation and represented JetBrains on the design committees for Java 8 and Java 9. 

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Hybrid event: Kotlin - bits of history
Date and time
Wednesday 7 February, 6:30pm - 9:00pm
BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT
Ground Floor, 25 Copthall Avenue
This event is sold out