Andreas Heigl

Andreas Heigl

Andreas helps solving problems at bitExpert, a german Software and Media Solution provider. He sometimes even uses code for that. Besides his family, his work as jack-of-all-trades and contributions to different open-source-projects he still finds the time to run PHPUGFFM, the PHP-Usergroup in Frankfurt/Main and maintain PHP.ug.

Montreal 2022 sessions

Scaling Diversity to a global level

English session - Beginner

Diversity has by now become a mainstream topic.

But for me Diversity is not only about gender. Diversity has something to do with different backgrounds. And on a global scale that suddenly becomes a political issue. Things that are possible in one country aren't in another one.

Let's have a look at how different perspectives shape different possibilities in a globally connected world.

Watch the Clock

English session - Beginner

Creating current time information in code is rather easy by calling time() or new DateTimeImmutable() directly when the information is necessary. But that then makes the code a nightmare to test.

In this session we will see how the new PSR-20 allows us to change that by still making it easy to generate current time information but also allowing one to test the code. And we will get some background info why it was designed in such a way.

Montreal 2019 sessions