Schedule

Our talks and speakers

Wednesday 21st August 2019

GopherCon UK 2019 is pleased to bring to you two options for a full day of training on Wednesday, 21st August 2019, a day before the conference.

All course options are a full day (9am-5pm) of hands on immersive training with top professional trainers. Tickets include breakfast, lunch and coffee breaks. Please bring your laptop; power and wifi will be available.

**Please Note - an additional ticket is required to attend the workshop day.

08.00 Brewery Foyer & King George
Brewery Foyer & King George Registration and Refreshments

Please bring a copy of your ticket either printed or on a mobile device.

09.00
Workshop I GopherCon UK: Daily Go Speaker: Mark Bates

Go is a modern programming language with a heavy focus on developer productivity, scalability, and speed. Whether you're a recent grad or an industry veteran, there's no better time to learn the core concepts of the Go programming language. This course introduces language fundamentals, such as primitives, language structure, design, and concurrency. If you have little or no experience with Go and want to jumpstart your knowledge, this course is for you.

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Workshop II GopherCon UK: Advanced Speaker: Cory LaNou

Go is a modern programming language with a heavy focus on developer productivity, scalability, and speed. Concepts such as concurrent programming, testing, and performance testing were designed into the language from the beginning. If you want to learn about concurrent programming, or how to performance test and profile your code, this course is for you.

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10.30 King George
King George Refreshment Break

Light refreshments will be served in the exhibition hall where you will also be able to network with fellow delegates.

11.00
Workshop I Daily Go Con't Speaker: Mark Bates

Workshop II Advanced Go Con't Speaker: Cory LaNou

12.30 King George
King George Lunch

A 3 course buffet lunch will be served in the exhibition hall where you will also be able to network with fellow delegates.

13.30
Workshop I Daily Go Con't Speaker: Mark Bates

Workshop II Advanced Go Con't Speaker: Cory LaNou

15.00 King George
King George Refreshment break

Light refreshments will be served in the exhibition hall where you will also be able to network with fellow delegates.

15.30
Workshop I Daily Go Con't Speaker: Mark Bates

Workshop II Advanced Go Con't Speaker: Cory LaNou

18.00
Pre-Conference Social

The pre-conference social is a traditional style pubcon, open to anyone, where conference attendees and locals can meet up before the conference to network and socialise.
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Thursday 22nd August 2019

Thursday kicks off the main conference, where you will be able to attend a morning keynote followed by six talk slots throughout the day. During each talk slot you'll have the choice between three different tracks. There will be 3 cake & coffee breaks, a 3 course lunch, and rolling tea, coffee and soft drinks included. The day will then close with our mid-conference social.

08.00 Brewery Foyer & King George
Brewery Foyer & King George Registration and Refreshments

Please bring a copy of your ticket either printed or on a mobile device.

09.00

09.45 King George
King George Refreshment break

Light refreshments will be served in the exhibition hall where you will also be able to network with fellow delegates and our sponsors.

10.15

11.00
Room change

11.15

12.00 King George
King George Lunch

A 3 course buffet lunch will be served in the exhibition hall where you will also be able to network with fellow delegates and our sponsors.

13.00

13.45
Room change

14.00

14.45 King George
King George Refreshment break

Light refreshments will be served in the exhibition hall where you will also be able to network with fellow delegates and our sponsors.

15.15

16.00
Room change

16:15

17.00 The Brewery Courtyard
The Brewery Courtyard Mid Conference Social

The conference social is open to all conference attendees and gives you a chance to relax and meet other delegates after a big day of learning. More details »

Friday 23rd August 2019

Friday continues with the second day of the main conference. Again, you will be able to attend a morning keynote followed by six talk slots throughout the day. During each talk slot you'll have the choice between three different tracks. There will be 3 cake & coffee breaks, a 3 course lunch, and rolling tea, coffee and soft drinks included. The conference will close on Friday with a final featured keynote, a prize raffle from our sponsors, and then on to the evening post-conference social.

08.00 The Brewery Foyer & King George
The Brewery Foyer & King George Registration and Refreshments

Please bring a copy of your ticket either printed or on a mobile device.

09.00

09.45 The Brewery Foyer & King George
The Brewery Foyer & King George Refreshment break

Light refreshments will be served in the exhibition hall where you will also be able to network with fellow delegates and our sponsors.

10.15

11.00
Room change

11.15

12.00 King George
King George Lunch

A buffet lunch will be served in the exhibition hall where you will also be able to network with fellow delegates and our sponsors.

13.00

13.45
Room change

14.00

14.45 The Brewery Foyer & King George
The Brewery Foyer & King George Refreshment break

Light refreshments will be served in the exhibition hall where you will also be able to network with fellow delegates and our sponsors.

15.15

16.00
Room change

16.15

17.00
Post Conference Social

The conference social is open to all conference attendees and gives you a chance to relax and meet other delegates after a big day of learning. More details »

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