Montréal-Python 22 on 2011-06-27

Summer in Montréal, when it's not raining, is an immersing world of tempting pleasures. Falling Foulard, the 22th Montréal-Python meeting, will feature presentations on security and reverse engineering, the novel art of the electron-flirt. Join us on June 27th in room SH-R810 of the UQAM Sherbrook building for a fast …

Category: Event
9 years ago

Author Yannick

PyCon 2014 and 2015: in Montréal

As most of you know, we have been working pretty hard during the last few months to get PyCon in Montréal. The Python Software Foundation held, today the 13th of March 2011 at PyCon 2011, a Site Selection Meeting to choose the host city for PyCon 2014 and 2015... It's …

Category: Conferences
9 years ago

Author Yannick

Packaging Sprint #11: remote only

Due to the very low rate of registration, we won't hold the sprint tomorrow at Le Site. The sprint will be remote only; you can still meet us on irc.freenode.net, in #montrealpython and in #distutils. We take note that sprinting during the weekend is not a good option for most …

Category: Montréal Python
9 years ago

Author Yannick

ConFooBar

According to the success of our last 5-à-7 at Cheval Blanc, we're forced to admit that Pythonistas are beer fans. Of course we like to hang around together, we Pythonistas, but we shouldn't be afraid to drop a pint whilst enjoying the company of coders from other horizons at the …

Category: Montréal Python
9 years ago

Author Yannick

How much do Python hackers earn?

Part of our mission here at Montréal-Python is to allow more hackers work full time with Python. We're really happy with the state of the Python job market in Montréal compared to how it was a few years ago but too often, we hear about employers and job seekers who …

Category: Montréal Python
9 years ago

Author Yannick

ConFoo and PyCon: end of early bird is near

PyCon and ConFoo published their schedule recently and now is probably the time to decide where you're going to go because you have until next week to benefit from the early bird rate at both conferences. If you don't want to miss Raymond Hettinger showing us how to have Fun …

Category: Montréal Python
9 years ago

Author Yannick

Startup Camp 7

Startup Camp 7 is going to take place on January 20th at Théâtre Telus. Startup Camp is always a good place to learn about what it is to start an Internet business and to meet the high profile entrepreneurs. Maybe you will find someone to join you in this great …

Category: Montréal Python
9 years ago

Author Yannick

Libre Graphics Meeting 2011

João Bueno wrote to let us know the Libre Graphics Meeting will be back in Montréal in 2011. In the past, Libre Graphics Meeting always featured a healthy dose of Python. Indeed, essentially all the modern graphic tools on a GNU/Linux desktop are scriptable in Python, if not written in …

Category: Conferences
9 years ago

Author Yannick

Packaging Sprint #11

The core Python packaging team is going to be sprinting on distutils2 from Thursday 2011-01-27 to Sunday 2011-01-30. We don't want to be left behind so we plan to join them with a gathering on Saturday 2011-01-29. We expect to be hacking between 11h AM and 8h PM. The location …

Category: Packaging
9 years ago

Author Yannick

Montréal-Python January 5-à-7

Our original plans for January were to have the meeting on the 17th but booking a room in a university at the beginning of the semester is a non-trivial task, not quite unlike renewing an expired passport at Complex Guy-Favreau. Facing the grim prospect of not drinking beer with Pythonistas, …

Category: Montréal Python
9 years ago

Author Yannick