Eric Meadows-Jönsson

Eric Meadows-Jönsson

Elixir Code Team Member, creator Ecto


This talk will quickly introduce Ecto for unfamiliar audience members. Ecto recently underwent some major changes with improvements from the lessons learnt after it was first created almost two years ago. Eric will talk about some of the design choices made in Ecto and what sets it apart from traditional ORMs.

Target audience:

Elixir developers interested in Ecto



Eric Meadows-Jönsson is a member of the Elixir team and an active member of the Elixir community, being the creator of many libraries, including Ecto and the Hex package manager. Eric is a co-author of the book “Programming Ecto” published by Pragmatic Bookshelf.

Github: ericmj

Twitter: @emjii