GOTO is a vendor independent international software development conference with more that 90 top speaker and 1300 attendees. The conference cover topics such as .Net, Java, Open Source, Agile, Architecture and Design, Web, Cloud, New Languages and Processes

Christophe Coenraets, Developer Evangelist at

Christophe Coenraets

Biography: Christophe Coenraets

Christophe explores, distills, inspires, and helps developers be successful. He turns “complex" and “intimidating" into “simple" and “exciting". He is a Developer Advocate at Salesforce where he focuses on JavaScript, Mobile, and Integration.

Christophe has been a regular speaker at conferences worldwide for the last 15 years. He blogs at, tweets at @ccoenraets, and codes at

 Twitter: @ccoenraets

Presentation: Fast Track to ECMAScript 2015

Time: Wednesday 13:55 - 14:45 / Location: Astor Ballroom

With ECMAScript 2015 (aka ECMAScript 6), JavaScript has undergone the biggest facelift in its history. The new JavaScript is everywhere: on the client, on the server, and it’s the default in many modern frameworks. Time to get onboard! Join us to learn how to use the new and exciting features of the language, how ECMAScript 2015 features and tools are used in modern frameworks, and how to set up build environments using Babel and Webpack.

Workshop: ECMAScript 6 Workshop

Time: Thursday 09:00 - 16:00 / Location: Room 5

In this workshop, you create a Mortgage Calculator with amortization table using many of the new ECMAScript 2015 (aka ECMAScript 6) features. You use Babel and Webpack to transpile the ECMAScript 6 application and run it in current browsers.

Topics: Setting Up Babel to run ECMAScript 6 apps in current browsers Using let variables Using Object and Array Destructuring Using Arrow Functions Using Template Strings Setting Up Webpack Using Modules Using Classes Using Promises