Intro To Groovy

We’ll run through a whirl-wind tour of the Groovy ( language, pointing out a few things that differentiate Groovy from Java. Syntax and code style will be covered and we’ll introduce closures and Traits. There are real labs that we can cover to get you more familiar with the basic concepts!


Nick Larson ( is a Chief Software Technologist for Object Partners. He has over 14 years of experience with JVM and web based applications, with a strong development background with Groovy / Grails, Spring, and ReactJS.

Location:Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska, 1919 Aksarben Dr, Omaha, NE 68180


5:30 Networking 6:00 Food – Courtesy of TekSystems 6:30 Presentation 8-ish Drinks and more at DJ’s Dugout (Aksarben)

Please RSVP at Also, in the FREE STUFF department, JetBrains has signed up to be an additional sponsor, and is giving us 1 free IntelliJ IDEA license to raffle away EVERY MONTH! So stick around for the drawing at the end of the meeting before we head to DJ’s!

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