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Category Theory for Mortals

By Stephan February

Category theory is an esoteric branch of math which has found a use in Functional Programming (Haskell, Scala etc.). I will explain what Category Theory is, why it is useful and show you how you can use in your own work.

If you don't know how to make a Monad by the end of my talk, I will have failed.