16 January 2017 / Natalia Szatko

Organizing ScalaSphere & ReactSphere

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On 2-3 March 2017 we are holding two conferences at the same time in Kraków: ScalaSphere and ReactSphere. ScalaSphere is unique event devoted to important topics for every Scala Software Developer – Dev Tools. The sister ReactSphere event focuses on Reactive Programming and Reactive System Design. The two days of advanced talks and lively discussions are sure […]

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15 January 2017 / Natalia Szatko

Virtusity Training Course

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We are happy to announce that Virtusity is holding a unique 2-day OPEN training course “Fast Track to Scala” on Feb 20-22, 2017. If you want to become proficient in scala programming, this course led by Paweł Dolega – scala developer with over 5 years of experience is just the ticket! This well-known speaker and excellent trainer is eager to share his […]

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18 November 2016 / Natalia Szatko

Lambda Days Conference

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Now we are honored to announce that we are a LambdaDays partner. One of the biggest programming conferences in Europe, the next edition of LambdaDays on February 9th-10th 2017 in Krakow will be the fourth and brings together experts and practitioners from around the world to to share their experience, work, and research, make new acquaintances, and catch up with […]

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21 October 2016 / Natalia Szatko

Sponsoring ScalaWave 2016

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On 25-26th November we’re at the Scala Wave 2016 conference in Gdańsk, and we are sponsors! This is a technical conference about the Scala programming language and related technologies. The conference promises great speakers, an atmospheric venue, and the best Scala experts around. Also, there’ll be modules covering three themes: “General Scala – Scala tech talks”, “Business […]

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22 September 2016 / Natalia Szatko

Sponsoring BeeScala 2016

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On 25th-26th November we are attending the BeeScala conference on the sunny side of the Alps. We are also a platinum sponsor of this event. BeeScala is a group of Scala enthusiasts who would like to see this modern language prosper in the Slovene software development community as much as it does internationally. We look forward to professional speakers giving fascinating talks, […]

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21 September 2016 / Natalia Szatko

Sponsoring GeeCON in Prague 2016

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On 20-21 October we are going to Prague for GeeCON – a top industry event of which we’re proud to be a sponsor. GeeCON is not just a Java conference, and this makes it all the better. GeeCON is super occasion for sharing experiences about modern software development methodologies, enterprise architectures, software craftsmanship, design patterns, distributed computing and more. It will […]

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18 September 2016 / Natalia Szatko

Sponsoring Spark Summit 2016

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We are delighted to sponsor Spark Summit 2016! Three days with training sessions, analysts, scientists, and business professionals in beautiful Brussels with talks from Matei Zaharia, Jeff Dean, Doug Cutting and others! VirtusLab will have a kiosk in the expo area, where you can meet us and grab some exclusive promotional gadgets. This will be a great opportunity to gain […]

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8 September 2016 / Natalia Szatko

Sponsoring ScalaWorld 2016

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We are very happy to sponsor Scala World 2016! Held at the Rheged Centre in Penrith, England on 12-13th September, the conference will feature lectures by the best international experts of Scala and related technologies. The conference offers two days of fascinating presentations and lectures, a Typelevel Workshop, a conference dinner, a hiking trip through the glorious English countryside, and many […]

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4 July 2016 / Mike Timberlake

VirtusLab at Scala Days Berlin 2016

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Every Scala Days conference is a very big deal for us here at VirtusLab. We’re proud to be a regular silver level sponsor of the event, a fact which reflects our belief in the event and Scala itself. We go to these events not only to keep up with current trends and techs, but also to spend quality time with our friends in […]

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10 May 2016 / Natalia Szatko

Sponsoring ScalaDays 2016

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VirtusLab is a proud sponsor of the ScalaDays conferences that this year are held in New York City and Berlin. We had an amazing time in the USA and are preparing to visit Germany very soon with lots of VirtusLab goodies such as Re(fr)active water, stickers, playing cards, and more. Do not hesitate to contact us at info@virtuslab.com or […]

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22 March 2016 / Natalia Szatko

Summer with Scala – internship for students

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The second edition of VirtusLab Summer with Scala has just started – a thrilling program for all students eager to gain valuable experience. It is an unique opportunity not only to enhance your skills in professional and supportive environment, but also to gain exposure to real-world software development scenarios by participating in exciting projects. Apply and write code for various Scala-related […]

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26 February 2016 / Natalia Szatko

Spark trainers in our team!

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Our training division Virtusity has broadened its range of courses by adding a LightBend Spark Workshop for Developers. Team members Mikołaj Kromka and Wiesław Popielarski have worked on real-life Scala projects for years and are now certified trainers. Mikołaj is a Machine Learning and JVM languages enthusiast and a keen boulderer and reader. Wiesław has more than 15 years […]

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8 February 2016 / Natalia Szatko

ScalaSphere DevTools Summit

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VirtusLab is a proud organizer of ScalaSphere DevTools Summit which takes place in Kraków on 11-12th Feb. This is a unique, innovative event devoted to a topic very important and pragmatic for every Company; the productivity of Scala Development Teams. During the event, we will walk through all recent achievements of Scala Development Tooling and show how they can facilitate […]

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1 December 2015 / Natalia Szatko

VirtusLab Branch in London

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Here we are! Our next destination is…London! We’re happy to announce that VirtusLab has a branch office in the UK. Now you can visit us in the land of Shakespeare, and not only at tea time :) Do not hesitate to contact us and make an appointment in our new office to discuss all your questions.

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21 October 2015 / Natalia Szatko

Data Science and Engineering with Apache Spark

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We have considerably enhanced our skill set in Apache Spark, the super-fast Big Data processing framework that is commonly used for the most demanding analytics. 16 of our team members have been recently certified after completing Apache Spark training authorised by Typesafe.

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29 September 2015 / Natalia Szatko

ScalaCamp #9


The 9th ScalaCamp is on 6th of October! This time talks will be given by Nilanjan Raychaudhuri – the author of “Scala in Action” book and Wiesław Popielarski – PhD of computer science done at AGH. Speakers will focus on, accordingly, Spark Streaming and ScalaIDE. Again, VirtusLab is a proud organizer and sponsor of ScalaCamp. Many thanks […]

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16 September 2015 / Natalia Szatko

Luminis Research is now part of VirtusLab


For a few years now we have been working closely with Luminis Research, especially in the field of data analysis and big data systems. We have decided to take one more tiny step and incorporate Luminis Research into the structure of VirtusLab. This greatly enhances our Team skillset, in particular data analysis and machine learning competencies. Przemysław Maciołek, PhD, […]

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21 August 2015 / Natalia Szatko

ScalaWorld Conference

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VirtusLab is a proud sponsor of Scala World 2015, which takes place on 20-22 September. This is a unique event organised by Jon Pretty, who has been in the world of Scala almost since the beginning. What is even more unique is that the conference will be held in the beautiful surroundings of the English Lake District! Reserve […]

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30 July 2015 / Natalia Szatko

Codepot workshop

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Codepot starts on 28-29th August 2015 – a 100% workshop technology conference for developers, sponsored by VirtusLab. We are proud that our own trainer Krzysztof Romanowski will conduct the “Scala meta: macros, toolbox and even more fun!” workshop. Registration is open so grab your ticket now!

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29 July 2015 / Natalia Szatko

Summer Program for students

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We are introducing a thrilling program for all students eager to gain valuable experience – VirtusLab Summer with Scala. We want it to become an unique opportunity not only to enhance your skills in professional and supportive environment, but also to gain exposure to real-world software development scenarios by participating in exciting projects. Apply and write code for various Scala-related open source projects over […]

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26 May 2015 / Natalia Szatko

VirtusLab contributes to Scala IDE project!

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Scala IDE 4.1.0 has been released recently with a bit of our help! We would like to use this occasion to announce that VirtusLab will be officially contributing to the Scala IDE project. We will cooperate with Typesafe, Inc. on development of new releases with a great number of enhancements and features aimed at skyrocketing productivity of Scala developers. We are proud […]

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25 May 2015 / Natalia Szatko

Sponsoring ScalaDays!

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VirtusLab is a proud sponsor of ScalaDays conference that is held in Amsterdam this year. Do not hesitate to contact us at info@virtuslab.com or catch someone wearing VirtusLab t-shirt to talk about our services or discuss potential project. The conference is going to be marvelous! Interesting agenda, more than 800 attendees and great occasion to networking, all held in the heart […]

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9 May 2015 / Natalia Szatko

ScalaCamp #8 and GeeCON partnerhip

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The 8th edition of ScalaCamp will take place on 12th of May just before our partner event: the GeeCON. This time we have invited Jonas Bonér –  the co-founder and CTO of Typesafe and two our very own developers: Krzysztof Romanowski and Bartosz Kowalik.

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13 April 2015 / Rafał Pokrywka

We were at the Scalar conference!

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VirtusLab as one of the sponsors came to Warsaw to attend Scalar – a free-to-attend Scala conference.

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25 March 2015 / Rafał Pokrywka

Join our summer practice!

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We are looking for students interested in Scala programming to join our summer practice. If you know or wish to learn about this object oriented-fuctional programming language, don’t hesitate and contact us!

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17 March 2015 / Rafał Pokrywka

d!conomy – CeBIT 2015

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On 16th – 20th of March we will participate in CeBIT 2015 – a well known place for IT & Digital Business held annually in Hannover. CeBIT has been created to combine exhibition with conferences on recent trends in IT and year after year attracts companies and professionals from all over the world.

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1 March 2015 / Rafał Pokrywka

LambdaDays 2015 has finished!

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The conference turned out to be a great success. Behind the walls of AGH University of Science and Technology over 400 attendants gathered to listen to our best speakers in a great atmosphere. Thanks to such events, the functional programming is becoming more and more popular.

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22 February 2015 / Rafał Pokrywka

ReactDay 2015

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As you may know, this Friday (27.02) launches ReactDay – the first event about Reactive Programming in Central Europe. ReactDay is a very important part of LambdaDays conference. Insipred by The Reactive Manifesto we are hoping to achieve the same success.

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9 December 2014 / Rafał Pokrywka

Krakaton – Summary

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On 21-23 November we had a pleasure to participate in Krakaton at Univeristy of Science and Technology in Kraków. Together with Hackerspace Kraków and IBM, VirtusLab created this huge event. Krakaton was supposed to band together people, who’d like to make the local society’s lives easier by creating useful applications on IBM Bluemix platform.

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12 November 2014 / Rafał Pokrywka

LambdaDays and ReactDay C4P

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Announcing call for papers for the LambdaDays and ReactDay 2015! ReactDay is the first event in Central Europe about Reactive Programming held on 27th of February with LambdaDays 2015 – a conference focused on functional programming that will be held from 26th to 27th of February.

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23 September 2014 / Rafał Pokrywka

Launching Virtusity – Our IT training division


We are proud to announce the launch of Virtusity – our training center – where in association with Typesafe we organize training courses at all levels of proficiency in Scala, Akka or Play. There will be more topics covered in the future not only those from the Scala ecosystem.

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22 September 2014 / Rafał Pokrywka

Warsjawa

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On 26-27th September 2014 starts Warsjawa– a huge, workshop based, event for developers that VirtusLab is sponsoring. We proudly inform that our own Krzysztof Romanowski and Piotr Kukiełka will conduct Akka workshop covering aspects like clustering nad remoting.

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18 September 2014 / Rafał Pokrywka

ScalaCamp #7

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The 7th edition of ScalaCamp is launching on September 24th. It will be focused on the three main topics: Slick 2.1 and a whiff of features in Slick 2.2 ( led by Stefan Zeiger), Unicorn – a type-safe IDS library Beholder – views library for Slick

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28 July 2014 / Rafał Pokrywka

We are hiring Scala Developers!

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Join Us! We are looking for Scala Developers! Our requirements include professional approach, responsibility … and a feeling of job well done at the end of the day and project ;)… We offer full company transparency, Scala training by certified trainers, fun at work and great atmosphere. Check out the details below and contact us at jobs@virtuslab.com

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17 July 2014 / Rafał Pokrywka

4 days packed with Advanced Scala & Akka

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Just within the next week, you will have the possibility to participate in an advanced training. For the 4 days of the training, the participants trained by Jerzy Müller and Heiko Seeberger will have the possibility of

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15 July 2014 / Rafał Pokrywka

ScalaCamp #6

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6th ScalaCamp is already on Wednesday next week!. This time there will be talks by two core members of Akka team who both work for Typesafe: Konrad Malawski Heiko Seeberger

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15 June 2014 / Rafał Pokrywka

We are sponsoring ScalaDays 2014 in Berlin

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VirtusLab is a proud sponsor of ScalaDays conference that is held in Berlin this year. Do not hesitate to contact us at info@virtuslab.com or catch someone wearing VirtusLab t-shirt to talk about our services or discuss potential project. The conference starts tomorrow and it’s going to be awesome! Great speaker lineup, topic selection and more than 800 attendees.

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5 June 2014 / Rafał Pokrywka

Akka: hAkker garden event

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Yesterday Kraków Scala User Group with o bit of help from VirtusLab and Typesafe, inc. hosted Akka: hAkker garden. What a great event it was! A dozen of people sat together and took care of open issues in Akka that was intended for fixing by community contributors. At the end 3 pull requests has been created and another 2 […]

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26 May 2014 / Rafał Pokrywka

Scala Devs needed!

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We are looking for Senior Scala Developers to join our team. If You would like to work with innovative software solutions developed 100% in Scala there is only one thing You need to do – apply! Find the details of the job offer under this link: Scala Developers Needed .  

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15 May 2014 / Rafał Pokrywka

GeeCON 2014 Sponsorship

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This year VirtusLab supports GeeCON – a JVM focused event that gathers world class speakers to share their thoughts on technology.    

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2 May 2014 / Rafał Pokrywka

ScalaCamp #5


5th ScalaCamp is already on Tuesday next week!. This time there will be talks by two core members of Scala team who both work for Typesafe: Grzegorz Kossakowski – Scala compiler and tools hacker at Typesafe.

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2 April 2014 / Rafał Pokrywka

LambdaDays, Scalar and ScalaCamp

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It’s been already over a month since the first edition of LambdaDays conference. You can see a bit how it was by viewing the slides, a few videos and the photo album here. VirtusLab coorganized and sponsored this great event. But there is more! Soon we will have next Scala and functional programming intensive events. The first one that takes […]

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10 March 2014 / Rafał Pokrywka

VirtusLab at CeBIT 2014

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CeBIT 2014 starts today and VirtusLab is there as well! We would be very happy to meet with potential Business Partners and Clients. We encourage everyone to send us a note at info@virtuslab.com and we will respond instantly to make an appointment. For most of the time We will be near Polish stand (Hall 5,Stand 48) starting from Wednesday. Additionally we would like […]

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26 February 2014 / Rafał Pokrywka

LambdaDays First Edition!

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“Functional programming is taking Kraków by storm” a tagline of LambdaDays conference but very accurately describing what’s going on in the Community. VirtusLab is proud of being one of the co-organisers of this great event held on 27th and 28th February 2014.

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2 January 2014 / Rafał Pokrywka

We are hiring!

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Looking for a great place to work where You can dive into the process of creating extraordinary software ? We are currently looking for talented individuals for a Scala Developer and Frontend developer roles. Check out the details below or just contact us at jobs@virtuslab.com

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30 November 2013 / Rafał Pokrywka

VirtusLab at ScalaeXchange, London


We will be at ScalaeXchange in London on December 2nd to 3rd. If you would like to get together and discuss some of the great ideas that we could make real just contact us at info@virtuslab.com. ScalaeXchange will be held at Kings Place and will bring together enthusiasts of Scala programming language, it’s business users and some of the […]

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25 November 2013 / Rafał Pokrywka

4th ScalaCamp this Thursday!

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Don’t miss the 4th ScalaCamp that will be held this Thursday. There will be a talk by Łukasz Szwed from Gilt about architecture based on hundreds of microservices written in Scala and a talk about Apache Kafka by Marcin Jarząb from AGH. This time there will be something special – a draw of a small award sponsored by VirtusLab. See You there!

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12 October 2013 / Rafał Pokrywka

We are sponsoring JDD!

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We are happy we could help this year to organize one of the most recognized conference in Kraków: JDD. As always we are not just sponsors but actively participate and help organizers to make this event even better! Don’t forget about the Scala Workshops and Trainings after JDD!

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3 October 2013 / Rafał Pokrywka

Advanced Scala training

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We are organizing Typesafe’s Advanced Scala Authorized Training right after JDD conference this year. This 2-day long training will be held on October 16th-17th in Kraków. Check out the details and take the opportunity to learn Scala advanced features from experienced trainer and Typesafe consultant – Trond Bjerkestrand. Additionally There will be Scala workshops at JDD […]

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7 September 2013 / Rafał Pokrywka

Importance of Knowledge


The expertise level and skills of the team are crucial in development of high quality software systems. Software engineering is also a rapidly changing field where new technologies quickly emerge. It’s quite a challenge for software developers to keep up with the same pace in acquiring the knowledge and applying it to the real life problems in order to boost […]

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16 July 2013 / Rafał Pokrywka

Scala Course at AGH

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At the end of the last academic year VirtusLab team conducted a lecture on Scala programming language for students of Computer Science Faculty of University of Science and Technology. There will be more Scala there pretty soon. We are glad that we can help make that happen!      

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6 June 2013 / Rafał Pokrywka

VirtusLab at ScalaDays NY

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We will be at ScalaDays in NYC on June 10th to June 13th. If you would like to get together and discuss some of the great ideas that we could make real just contact us at info@virtuslab.com or look for our logo during the conference. ScalaDays will be held at the Hudson Theater in New York City and will […]

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24 May 2013 / Rafał Pokrywka

Rafał Pokrywka interviewed by Typesafe, Inc.

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Few days ago as a CEO of VirtusLab was inteviewed by Typesafe, Inc. Many thanks to Typesafe team and I’m honored I could share more details on what we do here, in this part of the world, for business adoption of Scala and for community. I had also a chance to tell more about the projects we are working on. Check-out the full Q&A […]

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14 May 2013 / Rafał Pokrywka

Partnership with Typesafe, Inc.


We are happy to announce that VirtusLab is Typesafe, Inc. authorized partner – first and the only one in Poland and in Central Europe. We’ve been building our Typesafe Platform expertise since quite a long time and now we are ready to help our Clients take the most out of Scala and related technologies such as Akka, Play! and other […]

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8 May 2013 / Rafał Pokrywka

Partnership with GeeCON

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We’d like to announce that this year VirtusLab partners GeeCon – a JVM focused event that gathers world class speakers to share their thoughts on technology.

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2 April 2013 / Rafał Pokrywka

ScalaCamp and Scala Community

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A few days ago we had ScalaCamp meetup with three interesting talks – check out the details at the SC#2 event page. It’s been already second meeting from the ScalaCamp series and we can gladly announce that there is more to come in the near future. It’s great to see so many software engineers interested in the Scala language, its […]

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