GopherCon 2014

I spoke at Gophercon last week in Denver, and it was one of the best conferences I’ve attended. I can’t remember learning so much and meeting so many great people in years. I have page after page of notes in my notebook, many of which I’ve yet to follow up on. The conference prompted a burst of learning and a flurry of creativity for me, as well as a huge list of things to study further.


In no particular order, here are some of the many highlights for me:

I was going to write a pretty long retrospective about Gophercon, but another amazing Gopher already did that (update: another one). I encourage you to read it, as it will give you a good sense of the conference and Go, and how they fit together.

I’ll leave you with some pithy quotes that summarize the depth of the content and quality of the hallway track at this conference:

Finally, if you would like to write Go professionally, VividCortex is hiring!