Lua Workshop 2018 Programme

Sep 6-7 · Kaunas, Lithuania

Join the Lua workshop to get together with the community in person! We are going to talk about the Lua language, its uses, and its implementation. The workshop is open to everyone interested.

First Day

  • 8:45 Registration and badge pick-up
  • 9:00 "Garbage Collection in Lua" — Roberto Ierusalimschy, PUC-Rio / Lua.org
  • 10:00 Coffee break
  • 10:30 "Rewriting LuaJIT: Why and How?" — Anton Soldatov, IPONWEB
  • 11:15 "Scripting Linux system calls with Lua" — Pedro Tammela, CUJO AI
  • 12:00 Lunch
  • 14:00 "Pallene" — Gabriel Ligneul, CUJO AI / PUC-Rio (LabLua)
  • 14:45 "Lua (and Fortran) in thermomechanical simulations" — Vadim Zborovskii, SRC RF TRINITI
  • 15:30 Coffee break
  • 16:00 "How do you use your Lua skills to start making games" — workshop with Björn Ritzl and Oleg Pridiuk, King

  • 17:00 End of first Lua Workshop 2018 day

Second Day

  • 9:00 "Warm up"
  • 9:15 "Machine learning for HTTP requests with OpenResty and Torch" — Kipras Mancevičius, Oracle
  • 10:00 Coffee break
  • 10:30 "Effil: yet another way for multithreading in Lua" — Mikhail Kupriyanov, Kaspersky Lab
  • 11:15 "New features in LuaRocks 3.0" — Hisham Muhammad, Kong
  • 12:00 Lunch
  • 14:00 "LuaMemory - Writable Byte Sequences in Lua" — Renato Maia, CUJO AI
  • 14:45 "The route to ARM" — Javier Guerra, Cloudflare
  • 15:30 Coffee break
  • 16:00 "LabLua in the Google Summer of Code" — Ana Lucia de Moura, PUC-Rio (LabLua)

  • 16:45 Q&A and end of the second Lua Workshop 2018 day