GopherCon Israel 2023

February 7 Expo, Tel Aviv

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GopherCon Israel 2023 Workshops will be a live conference.

GopherCon is focused on the Go programming language, nevertheless, the topics to be presented relate to many other domains, including: DevOps, cloud computing, web programming, hacking and more.


2 Workshops For Each Time Slot.

Time Slot Description
08:30 09:30 Registration & Breakfast
09:30 09:45 Opening Words
09:45 10:30 Derek Parker- Go: the language of dreamers Keynote
10:30 11:00 Break
11:00 11:30 Amit Lichtenberg - Generics are a Gopher's Best Friend
Nir Barak & Shay Nehmad- Shifting Left with Protobuf - a multi-disciplinary approach to schema management
11:30 11:45 Break
11:45 12:15 Hagai Dayan- Bottlenecks in Golang memory management
Natalie Pistunovich- AI-Assisted Go: Up Your Game and Have More Fun
12:15 13:15 Lunch
13:15 13:45 Guy Brandwine- A journey from development chaos to total control
Doron Segal- How Golang can help fighting global warming
13:45 14:00 Break
14:00 14:30 Liri Sokol- Writing a virtual file system was never simpler
Adrian Cole- WebAssembly for the backend
14:30 14:45 Break
14:45 15:15 David Freilich- Creating a CLI Manager with Cobra
Aviv Klasquin Komissar- Hot path optimizations for latency-critical applications in GO
15:15 15:45 Break
15:45 16:30 Lightning Talks
Nahshon Unna - Tsameret- Writing a custom golang linter
Noam Soloveichik- Single Method Interfaces and How to Use Them
Miki Tebeka- In the Loop
Idan Katz- Ain't nobody got time.Time fo' that
Ori Shoshan- People-oriented programming: effectively using Go's built-in features to make life easier for your fellow devs
Jonathan Harel- Code Smarter not Harder
16:30 16:45 Closing words
16:45 17:30 Social Event

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