Sprints Wrap-up

We recently held both a Distribute and a TurboGears sprint and both were really successful. The TurboGears sprint, mentored by Chris Perkins, was the most informal and probably the hardest to contribute to but we still got a very good participation. Sprinters were: Alice Bevan-McGregor Nicolas Cadou Yannick Gingras Mathieu …

Category: Sprints
10 years ago

Author Yannick

Invitation to a Python gathering at Confoo

Hello Pythonistas ! This Friday, at 9 am., we want to invite you to an unofficial montreal-python gathering, at Savoir-Faire Linux's booth, in the St-Pierre room (across from the blue "Dinner/Lunch" room). (Hilton Bonaventure Hotel) Proposed subjects: - Intro to Python, for newcomers - Hands-on Pylons, Django and TG2 - …

Category: Conferences
10 years ago

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ConFoo is Tomorrow

ConFoo starts tomorrow but that it's not too late to register. Don't miss that unique opportunity to meet famous Pythonistas such as Mark Pilgrim (Dive into Python), Raymond Hettinger (core Python), Tarek Ziadé (Distribute), and Antoine Pitrou (new GIL).

Category: Conferences
10 years ago

Author Yannick

Montréal-Python 12 on 2010-03-22

Montréal-Python 12 will take place at UQAM, on Monday 2010-03-22 in room SH-3420 of the Sherbrooke building. The SH building is located at 200 Sherbrooke west, Place-des-Arts metro station. Here is our schedule for the evening: 18h00: Opening 18h20: Announcements 18h30: Flash presentations 19h00: Break 19h20: Main presentation 20h30: Discussions …

Category: Presentations
10 years ago

Author Yannick

Upcoming Sprints

ConFoo brings several experts in town and we take this opportunity to launch two sprints: one on TurboGears with Chris Perkins on 2010-03-13 starting at 10h30 am and one on Distribute with Tarek Ziadé on 2010-03-15 starting at 6 pm. Both sprints will be at Brasseurs Numériques' office, 1124 Marie-Anne, …

Category: Sprints
10 years ago

Author Yannick

ConFoo: buy online before Monday for the best rate

Sunday is officially the last day to register for ConFoo at the current price. Actually, that not quite exact because as a way to thank you for reading this blog, we offer you $100 of rebate. Simply follow this link to register at the community rate: http://confoo.ca/pymontreal You probably recall …

Category: Conferences
10 years ago

Author Yannick

Follow-up on the second Django sprint

The second Django sprint was another clear success. It was a pleasant surprise to have so many volunteer and we filled the Brasseurs Numériques' office at capacity with 12 sprinters. Thanks to Agence Universitaire de la Francophonie for sponsoring the event and a very special thank to all the sprinters: …

Category: Django
10 years ago

Author Yannick

Learning Python, 4th Edition: Python Learning Reloaded!

Learning Python is a well-written book by an experienced Python trainer that has served the Python community well since the first edition was published, back in 1999. Now at its fourth edition, this book by Mark Lutz arguably continues to be Python's bible. This article reviews the fourth edition by …

Category: Montréal Python
10 years ago

Author Ahmed

TurboGears training on 2010-03-09

As we mentioned during the last Montréal-Python meeting, Chris Perkins, core developer of TurboGears2, will be giving a one-day hands on training on TurboGears2 on March 9th. His tutorial covers several parts of TurboGears2 that are common to Pylons so those who were interested by the presentation by Alexandre Bourget …

Category: Conferences
10 years ago

Author Yannick

User Groups Gathering on 2010-02-05

Next Friday, why not celebrate the end of the week with members of other user groups? Montréal-Python, W3Québec, PHP-Québec, AMUG, Montréal Girl Geek Dinners, and many others invite you for a drink or two at Pub Ste-Elizabeth starting at 6pm.

Category: Conferences
10 years ago

Author Yannick