Scala for humans: lessons learnt building Scala + Play microservices

Speaker: Pascal Bugnion (Data Engineer at ASI Data Science )

Pascal will talk about his experience building a data science platform at ASI Data Science. He will discuss the challenges faced building a suite of microservices using Scala and the Play framework:

How to develop an architecture iteratively

How to grow a team of data engineers, ensure coding standards and maintain code quality,

The team’s approach to deployment and service orchestration

The talk will touch (briefly) on Scala, Akka, Play, Docker, Kubernetes and AWS.