Compose for Desktop

We sit down to talk to Nikolay Igotti, who's now leading the efforts of Compose for Desktop at JetBrains. We talk about why the need for a new UI framework for Desktop, how Compose for Desktop works, and what's planned for the future.

About Nikolay Igotti

Nikolay is Team Lead for Compose for Desktop at JetBrains, and comes from leading efforts on Kotlin/Native.

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