Wed 28 Oct 2015 13:30 - 15:00 at Fountain View - Programming Languages Chair(s): Steven D. Fraser

In the beginning “programs” were patterns of bits that commanded the execution of individual machines. As machines evolved in complexity – languages evolved, starting with a variety of assembly languages and growing to encompass higher levels of abstraction. Over the years – somewhat surprisingly – programmers evolved from engineers at the pinnacle of their profession with many years of experience to individuals not yet 10 years old giving evidence that programming does not necessarily require a formal education. This panel will bring together a diverse set of industry and academic professionals to discuss the future of programming languages and programmers.

Conference Day
Wed 28 Oct

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13:30 - 15:00
Programming LanguagesPanels at Fountain View
Chair(s): Steven D. FraserInnoxec – Innovation Executive Services
The Future of Programming Languages and Programmers
P: Lars BakGoogle, P: Rob DeLineMicrosoft Research, P: Nick FeamsterPrinceton University, P: Lindsey KuperIntel Labs, P: Crista LopesUniversity of California, Irvine, P: Peng WuHuawei America Lab, P: Steven D. FraserInnoxec – Innovation Executive Services