Wednesday September 18th 2019 - Git & Async and Concurrency


  • 18:30 – Turn up, have a drink, a snack, and a chat (food, soft drinks, beer, coffee)
  • 19:00 – Git Down Tonight - Hugh Noble
  • 19:30 – A little break
  • 19:35 – Async and Concurrency with Coroutines - Bruce Dou
  • 20:10ish – Pop over to the pub for a chat and a drink

Free tickets are available on Meetup. Please sign up so we know how much food to buy.

This is a free event, open to all. There will be some bottles of beer, tea, coffee, soft drinks, and food provided. We will have vegetarian food, if you have any other dietary requirements send us a message and we’ll do our best.

The event will be located at Platform above Leeds city train station.

The Talks

Async and Concurrency with Coroutines

Bruce Dou @doubaokun

Asynchronous programming patterns, What is Coroutine and How Coroutine works, Introduction to Coroutines in PHP Swoole

Bruce Dou is one of the maintainers of open source PHP Swoole, specialised in application performance optimization, system cost reduction, cloud migration, web infrastructure and large-scale system architecture. This talk will talk about how to use coroutines for async tasks.

Git Down Tonight

Hugh Noble @HughNoble

In this talk Hugh will be talking through his Git workflow. He will be going through some features of Git and explaining how he uses these day to day to effectively collaborate with his team.


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Free tickets are available on Meetup. Please sign up so we know how much food to buy.