Golang is reaching 10 years old on 10 Nov 2019.
As such, we would like to host a meetup to mingle and meet fellow Gophers at where Golang was born - Google.
As usual we will have Go topics to share and we have 3 speakers lined up:
7:15pm - "Is Go for you?" - by Siu Yin
Exploring why and if you should learn Go, covering Go's strengths:
Strong static typing, implicitly satisfied interfaces & concurrency
7:45pm - "End the wars with Tanuki - Multiple programming languages in single web application" - by Sau Sheong
Tanuki is a polyglot web framework that allows you to develop web applications and services in multiple programming languages.
8:30pm - "All you need to know about error handling" - by Alexander Stavonin
The talk covers all aspects of error handling in Go, from the very beginning to the new features of Go 1.13. Best practices, typical mistakes and improvements expected in Go 2.
About our speakers:
Siu Yin is a regular GoSG speaker and runs his own MediaTech company using Golang.
Sau Sheong is recognised speaker & Gopher in the tech community and is currently the CEO of SP Digital.
Alexander Stavonin is a software developer from TSC.ai with 18 years of experience in the industry. His main languages are C++, Python, Go and Elixir.