*POSTPONED* Rust Meetup Short Talk Night

Rust Edinburgh
Rust Edinburgh
Public group


15 Lauriston Place · Edinburgh

How to find us

Find step free access from Lauriston Place, on approach to the building use the rotating door or press the pad to the right of this to open the accessible entrance. From there head straight to our reception. See Image for Skyscanner internal layout.

Location image of event venue


** 12/3/2020: Given recent Coronavirus constraints we have decided to postpone this to May. Depending on what happens in coming month, this may change again. We will keep this description up to date **

Talk1: "Growing Tomatoes free from Memory Errors and Race Conditions" -- Neil Gall
Talk2: "An overview of Rust projects in Blockchain." -- Vladimir K
Talk3: “Newtypes in Rust" -- Keir Lawson
Talk4: “Learning Rust with The Ray Tracer Challenge” -- Mark Smith

Many thanks to the speakers!

The aim of this evening is to bring together the Rust community in Edinburgh and nearby, and to illustrate the variety of things that can be done with Rust.

This is for beginners, experts, and everyone in-between. We are learning-as-we-go as organisers as well, so you'll be in good company :-)

18:00: doors open
18:00 -> 18:30: general chat + drink; non-alcoholic drinks will be available,
18:30: main doors close; you can still get in but only if you ping an organiser directly
18:30 -> 18:40: Intro / venue info
18:40 -> 19:00: Talk 1 + Q/A
19:00 -> 19:20: Talk 2 + Q/A
19:20 -> 19:40: Break + food arrives, food will be different varieties of pizza
19:40 -> 20:00: Talk 3 + Q/A
20:00 -> 20:20: Talk 4 + Q/A
20:20 -> 20:30: Wrap-up; head to ad-hoc after-meetup venue (likely a nearby bar, but the organisers are open to suggestions for alternatives))