April 17, 2014 – at The F# Bay Area Meetup Group – Will Smith – A Journey to Functional Programming
315 Montgomery St 16th Floor
at Pine & Montgomery intersection. Entrance located on Montgomery street between the Dress Barn and Knoll stores.
San Francisco, CA
FQuake3 is a project started by Will as an attempt to port id Software’s Quake III Arena to F# and to figure out how functional programming can be applied to game engines. The project is less than a year old, and has been worked on by Will in his free time. The talk with discuss Will’s journey to the founding of F# and why he started this project. The Project structure, demos, code examples, and comparisons will be presented along with a live code example of how to port a C function to F#.