Thursday 5th October...
PyConZA starts on Thursday 5th October!
In case you've forgotten, the venue is The River Club in Observatory.
Registration opens at 8:30, followed at 9:15 by the opening and Flavio Percoco's keynote Don't try to look smart. Be smart.
The day closes with lightning talks.
If you have a lightning talk to offer, email firstname.lastname@example.org with a title and a two-sentence description of the topic.
If you don't have a ticket yet, you can still buy one!
and Friday 6th October
The conference continues on Friday the 6th, kicking off with talks on Data Science, Deep Learning, and Deploying Django applications in Docker Containers.
There will then be a second opportunity for lightning talks, and the conference will end with Lasse Schuirmann's keynote From Fun to Business - How Open Source can Change Your Life.
During the closing, there'll be an opportunity for people attending sprints to announce what they'll be sprinting on, so that others interested in similar things can join them.
Through out the conference there will be open spaces (community discussions) taking place in the Kei room.
Scheduled open spaces:
- Handling Issues/Tickets at Large Scale (Friday, 11:00-12:30)
If you have a topic you'd like to discuss with others, email email@example.com with a title and a two-sentence description of the topic and run your own open space!
Python for Everyone
If you haven't programmed before, or are new to programming, come to Python for Everyone!
This hands-on workshop will teach you the fundamental concepts of computer programming, and get you started with using Python to solve problems, automate work, and bring your ideas to life.
Buy a Python for Everyone ticket:
The sprints will be on the 7th and 8th of October at The Oracle Cloud Development Centre in Black River Park.
Everyone interested in hacking on or with Python is welcome (even if you couldn't attend the conference itself).
- Main Conference: 333 / 350.
- Web Scraping: 16
- Ansible Essentials: 27
- Elasticsearch: 13
- Thumbnail and Dynamic Captions: 0
- Tutorial lunch: 11
- Software Carpentry: 40 / 40.