Go speak - resources for potential speakers

Alone, we can do so little; together, we can do so much
-Helen Keller
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The Go programming language marked its ninth anniversary in 2018 since it was first publicly announced. Both the language and the community took off 🛫, with no signs of slowing down.

Check out Nine years of Go for a brief reflection. Incredible, right?!

Whether you’re a newcomer, part of the core team, or a long time enthusiast, there is a role we all play to foster a community that welcomes new ideas and people in this complex and crazy field.

GoCon Canada would like to do its part in helping all feel welcome and build a sense of community.

In this post..

  • discuss a few reasons potential speakers don’t submit proposals
  • provide some of our favorite resources from the web that relate to conference proposals and speaking