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Jonathan Worthington

First name
Jonathan
Last name
Worthington
Nickname
jnthn
Country
Czech Republic
City
Prague
Birth year
1985
Company
Edument Central Europe sro.
Web site
http://www.jnthn.net/
PAUSE ID
JNTHN
GitHub
jnthn
PM group
Prague.pm
Perl versions
🐪 Perl 5, 🦋 Perl 6
Bio
Jonathan is a key contributor to Perl 6 development. He is the founder and architect of MoarVM, serves as a lead Rakudo Perl 6 developer, and designed many of the Perl 6 concurrency features. He is also architect of the Cro libraries for building distributed systems in Perl 6, and founder of the Comma Perl 6 IDE.

Jonathan works at Edument, a company providing high quality developer training and mentoring, as well as software design and development in a range of technologies - including, of course, Perl!

In his free time, Jonathan enjoys cooking Indian food, drinking craft beer, photography, and train travel.

Talks submitted by Jonathan Worthington

Perl 6 performance update — 45 minutes; accepted — August 7 (Wed), Room $, 14:20

A look at the performance of the Rakudo/MoarVM implementation of Perl 6 today, considering how various language features perform, explaining some of the key optimizations that take place, and looking at the challenges and opportunities ahead.