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Hi, we working on next meetup. We need more speakers and topics. If you can speak on meetup contact me on gopher slack #prague-meetup or send email to ladislav@prskavec.net directly. After I get 3 topic and speakers I will announce next meetup.


A meetup group to discuss the Go Programming Language.

(from golang.org)

The Go programming language is an open source project to make programmers more productive. Go is expressive, concise, clean, and efficient. Its concurrency mechanisms make it easy to write programs that get the most out of multicore and networked machines, while its novel type system enables flexible and modular program construction. Go compiles quickly to machine code yet has the convenience of garbage collection and the power of run-time reflection. It's a fast, statically typed, compiled language that feels like a dynamically typed, interpreted language.

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Golang Prague #6 with Jon Calhoun - Learning Go

Online event

In the Golang Prague Meetup #6 we will focus on the process of learning Go and programming languages in general.

We are joined by a fantastic guest Jon Calhoun. Jon is a full stack web developer who also teaches about Go, web development, algorithms, and anything programming related. He also consults for other companies who have development needs. Jon is a co-founder of EasyPost, a shipping API that many fortune 500 companies use to power their shipping infrastructure, and prior to founding EasyPost he worked at google as a software engineer.

6:00 PM - 6:05 PM CEST Introduction - Ladislav Prskavec & Vladislav Matus
6:05 PM - 6:30 PM CEST Jon Calhoun - Journey Before Destination
6:35 PM - 7:00 PM CEST Vladislav Matus - My Go Journey
7:00 PM - 7:15 PM CEST Discussion about the tools and sources that you have found useful on your Go Journey

Speaker: Jon Calhoun
Talk name: Journey Before Destination
Quick description: When learning to code it is easy to focus solely on where we want to be and to try to rush to the end. Jon believes that is a mistake, and in this talk he discusses why the journey is important and how to make the most of resources when learning Go.
Duration: ~25min

Speaker: Vladislav Matus
Talk name: My Go Journey
Quick description: There are multiple ways how to approach learning of a new programming language and it depends on an individual which path is the most beneficial for them. In this talk Vladislav will describe his process of learning Go and highlight the most influential sources that he used during this journey.
Duration: ~25min

Past events (4)

Golang Prague #5 with Bill Kennedy

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