Dean of Engineering Office
Carl A. Pollock Hall (CPH) 4301
519-888-4567 ext. 32718
Distinguished Alumni Seminar:
“From Waterloo to Etsy via Brazil and how PHP happened along the way”
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.