Go is an open source programming language that enables the production of simple, efficient, and reliable software at scale.

Edmonton Go is a meetup to collaborate, discuss, and learn Go.

Introduction to Go Workshop

William Kennedy

On January 24, 2015 we will be hosting a Go Workshop taught by William Kennedy of GoingGo.net, co-author of Go in Action and trainer extraordinaire.

What You Will Learn

The day will cover the following material:

  • Language and Syntax
  • Arrays, Slices and Maps
  • Methods, Interfaces and Embedding Types
  • Concurrency and Channels


The workshop starts at 9:00 am sharp and ends at 5 pm. Come 30 minutes early if you need help setting up a Go environment.

Tasty lunch and snacks will be provided.

What You Need

Familiarity with the command line and previous programming experience is recommended. Bring your own laptop.


Hosted at Startup Edmonton
Suite 301, 10359 - 104 Street


Third Thursday of each month at 6:30 pm.

How to get there

By transit: From Bay Station walk north on 104th St. to Mercer Warehouse.
By car: Check ParkingPanda for rates on Rogers Place event nights.