GOTO is a pretty cool conference with roots in Aarhus, Denmark that has come to Chicago recently. I like their non-vendor driven approach to tech meetups. They are organizing a 'GOTO night' Thursday with Steve and Dave presenting. Both are excellent speakers so should be fun.
October 3, 2013:
GOTO Night with Chicago Erlang Factory Lite:
Steve Vinoski presents Benefits and Challenges of Implementing Riak in Erlang
Dave Thomas presents Actors and Microservices: The New Modularity
Location: ThoughtWorks 200 East Randolph Street, Chicago, IL[masked]
Time: 5:15 PM - 8:15 PM
Talks begin at 6:00 PM after Beer and Pizza
See you there!