• Go Meetup @ Nulab


    Finally, the first Go Amsterdam meetup in 2019 has been scheduled! It's on Thursday February 21, hosted by Nulab at their office at WeWork Weesperstraat. Come listen to interesting talks, meet your friendly fellow gophers, and just generally have an inspiring evening. 18.00 - Doors open with drinks & pizza sponsored by our hosts Nulab 18.30 - We start with the first talk 20.00 - Closing 20.15 - Drinks at nearby bar ... The talks: # New to Go: Where to get help? A gentle introduction for those new to Go By Taavi Kivisik # Go 1.12 release If all is well, Go 1.12 will be out by the time we have the meetup. What's in the release? And what's in store for the upcoming development cycle? By Borys Hulii and/or Mechiel Lukkien # UTF8 and runes in Go Rune magic lessons from production systems. By Gabriele Vaccari, Nulab # Building a cloud of fares You will hear the story behind a Travix project called FareCache, why it was originally set up as a C# micro-monolith and how it got migrated to a bunch of Go micro-services in the Google Cloud. By Ralph Ligtenberg # Lightning talk: Report from FOSDEM and GopherCon Israel By Taavi Kivisik IMPORTANT: If you want to attend, make sure you use your full name on meetup, or otherwise send us a message. Bring your ID and make sure you're on the RSVP-list or you won't be able to get into the office building. And please, please, keep your RSVP status up to date! Spots are limited and we will likely have a waiting list. If you can no longer make it to the meetup, simply change your RSVP to NO. Thanks! (: We need you to make the Go Amsterdam meetup more awesome! Please consider doing a talk at the meetup, a lightning talk is a nice way to get started. Topics for beginners or advanced users. Talks about your favourite Go application or low-level compiler details. All welcome. Contact us through the meetup website, in person at the meetup, or in our newly opened slack channel. Yes, we've opened a slack channel for the Go Amsterdam meetup! We're in channel #amsterdam at the existing gophers.slack.com workspace. Sign up through https://invite.slack.golangbridge.org/. Hope to see you soon! Cheers, Go Amsterdam meetup team