May Golang meetup

GDG Berlin Golang
Tue, May 22, 2018, 7:00 PM (CEST)

About this event

Hello Gophers,
May meetup is here!

If you'd like to give a talk - submit your proposals here:

If you'd like to suggest topics for the fishbowl session - submit your topic here:

If you have more ideas - talk to us at the Gophers slack: in the #berlin channel, and follow us on twitter:


18:45-19:15 networking over drinks and pizza

19:15-19:30 Welcome words

19:30-20:00 Introducing "tview" - Rich Interactive Widgets for Terminal-Based UIs / Oliver Rivo
We explore available Go packages for terminal based user interfaces, their applications and limits, and how this led to the development of "tview" (now at 1.6K stars on GitHub). We show what problems "tview" attempts to solve and how it makes it easy to quickly write terminal UIs.

20:00-20:30 Announcements, HR lost & found, break

20:30-21:00 Breaking the monolith / Guilherme Santos
We will see the approach used to slowly break-up a monolith application using Go and Kubernetes. We’ll also meet Go-ranger, a utility library.

21:00-end Networking


Oliver Rivo, co-founder of Stock Performer
After an M.Sc. in Computer Science some 20 years ago, he subsequently worked with C/C++, Java, PHP, Python, Clojure, Javascript until finally discovering Go in 2014 which he would since love to use for everything.

Guilherme Santos, senior software engineer at DeliveryHero
Guilherme is an experienced software engineer who has worked with embedded system for VoIP phone devices coding in C and Lua. Lately he has moved to Golang to work in a big data environment.
Right know he is dedicated to build fast and reliable Go applications that can handle[masked] orders per day at DeliveryHero.

ABOUT Delivey Hero

Based in Berlin, Delivery Hero is the leading global online food ordering and delivery marketplace. We promote delivery service in the digital age, helping our customers find their favorite foods easily and conveniently from home, from work, or on the road. Through our website or via our app, we provide an overview of all the restaurants and delivery services. We employ 6,000+ staff plus thousands of employed riders across 40+ countries, with 35 number one market positions. We maintain the largest food network in the world with more than[masked] restaurant partners. In May 2017 we processed +1m order on a single day for the first time.

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