09:45 10:25

Building apps with Ktor

with Anton Arhipov


Ktor is an asynchronous web framework built using Kotlin and coroutines. It enables developers to create both server and client applications. In this session, we’re going to focus primarily on Ktor for backend development. We’ll see what features Ktor provides, create a simple application with WebSockets, learn how to work with custom configuration, and add persistence with Exposed library.


  • Familiarity with the Kotlin language


Anton is a Developer Advocate in Kotlin team at JetBrains. His professional interests include programming languages and developer tooling. Java Champion since 2014. Anton is also a co-organizer of, a local developers community in Tallinn, Estonia.

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