July 20–24, 2015
Portland, OR
Daisuke Maki

Daisuke Maki
Engineer, HDE Inc

Website | @lestrrat

Daisuke Maki has been working as a software engineer since around 2000, hacking mainly in Perl, C, and recently in Go. He also has been contributing to the Perl community by running the Japan Perl Association, which runs YAPC::Asia Tokyo. Daisuke was the recipient of the White Camel Award in 2011 for his work organizing YAPC::Asia Tokyo, which in 2014 attracted more than 1,400 attendees. He has lived in Brazil, Portugal, and the USA, and now lives in Tokyo, dividing his time between hacking and raising two toddlers.


1:40pm–2:20pm Wednesday, 07/22/2015
Foundations Portland 255
Daisuke Maki (HDE Inc)
Go is quickly becoming one of the many must-have items in our toolboxes. In this talk I will describe the common pitfalls and misunderstandings for people who have an extensive background in interpreted languages like myself. I will tell you all about my failures so you don't have to repeat them! Read more.