Introduction to Go

Location: Portland 256
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Go is an open source programming language, developed at Google. Optimized for systems programming, Go combines the ease of a dynamic language with the safety of a statically compiled language, along with support for networked and multicore programming.

This introductory tutorial will get you up to speed with Go’s tool chain and all the major aspects of the language

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Francesc Campoy Flores


Francesc Campoy Flores is a developer advocate for Go and the cloud at Google. Francesc joined the Go team in 2012, and since then he has written considerable didactic resources and traveled the world attending conferences, organizing live courses, and meeting fellow gophers. He joined Google as a backend software engineer working mostly in C++ and Python but rediscovered how fun programming can be when he found Go.


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