Conor Hoekstra

speaker

Conor Hoekstra has a contagious passion and enthusiasm for programming languages, algorithms, and competitive programming. He spent the first 4 years of his career working in Toronto, Canada at an insurance software company. In 2018, he moved down to Silicon Valley to work for Amazon. He has 5 years of C++ experience and is in the midst of falling in love with Haskell and functional programming. He also has a YouTube Channel where he covers solutions to competitive coding problems and more.

 

Presentations

Algorithm Intuition II (2019)


Continuation of the well-received Algorithm Intuition talk given at C++Now 2019. The first talk covered the 11 algorithms in the <numeric> header. This talk will have the same goal, to develop algorithm intuition – but for algorithms in the <algorithm> header.