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Distinguished Alumni Seminar: "From Waterloo to Etsy via Brazil and how PHP happened along the way" by Rasmus LerdorfExport this event to calendar

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 — 10:30 AM to 11:20 AM EST

Distinguished Alumni Seminar:
“From Waterloo to Etsy via Brazil and how PHP happened along the way”

Rasmus Lerdorf (BASc 1993, Systems Design Engineering)

Rasmus Lerdorf
BASc 1993, Systems Design Engineering
Distinguished Engineer, Etsy

During his talk, Rasmus Lerdorf will highlight his career path from graduating from Systems Design Engineering in 1993 to a stint in Brazil, to working at Yahoo! and then Etsy, where he currently holds the position of Distinguished Engineer. He will discuss how he invented PHP, why he made it open source, and his involvement in the project over the 23 years since its invention.

No registration required. All students welcome.

Cost 
Free
Location 
RCH - J.R. Coutts Engineering Lecture Hall
Room 308
200 University Avenue West
Waterloo, ON N2L 3G1
Canada
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