Jan 23, 2016 · 10:00 AM
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You are cordially invited to the Gopher Gala.
The Gopher Gala is the world's first Go(lang) distributed hackathon. Showcase your skills and compete for prizes against the best Go developers from around the world.
Join us at the new BitX office in Cape Town on Saturday and Sunday where we will be hosting a local HQ for the Gopher Gala. This event will be for those participating in the Gopher Gala and those who would like to meet and learn from other Go developers.
For more info about the Gopher Gala visit http://gophergala.com/
Please register for the gala at https://gophers.typeform.com/to/GY6fBD
If you don't have any teammates or don't know what to build for the gala, don't worry. Come along anyway and we'll figure it out on the day. Shese are some of the projects you can work on:
• Bitcoin trading bot
• Telemetry system
• Bitcoin-powered solar electricity grid
• Wifi access point that allows you to pay by the minute with Bitcoin
• Content paywall that allows you to read the rest of an article
The full event starts at 3am on Saturday morning and lasts for 48 hours. We will only be hosting this event during certain times of the day.
• BitX will be open from 10am to 5pm on Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th Jan
• There will be experienced Go devs to bounce ideas off
• Snacks and drinks will be provided
• Bring your laptop, ideas and enthusiasm!