Fixing Airplanes with Clojure


Beacon is solving the unscheduled maintenance problem, which is responsible for most air travel delays that you experience. Beacon uses Clojure for the server, React and React Native for the clients, and GraphQL to connect all of them.

This talk is an experience report about building Beacon and using Clojure to move quickly in a large organization where MVPs literally fly.


Dom Kiva-Meyer (Paren)
Dom is the Tech Lead at EmbraerX Beacon. He is also a partner at (paren), a software consultancy that specializes in Clojure(Script), React(Native), and GraphQL. He has worked with startups in Y Combinator, Techstars, and 500 Startups, as well as multinational Fortune 1000 companies.