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Python Conference Philippines (PyCon) 2018 is almost here

Posted on Feb. 17, 2018

Ever since Python Philippines have been recognized by SEC as a non-profit, volunteer run organization, we've been hosting a yearly conference for Python programmers, aimed at all skill levels. Because of the spirit of volunterism, we have a high bar for the conference as we do not want to let the community down. And it shows.

With the 6th PyCon Philippines almost here, let's look at the topics that have turned up in the previous years:

  • Python programming language
  • Coding communities
  • Basic Python programming
  • Good coding practices
  • Debugging, Deployment, Documentation, and Testing
  • Devops
  • Data analysis
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Natural Language
  • Web programming
  • Backend and Frontend development
  • Geoprocesing and Spatial data
  • Single-board computers
  • Robots
  • Market trading
  • Automation
  • Game programming
  • Cloud services
  • Content Management Systems (CMS)
  • Panels with local python communities
  • Panels with scientists
  • Fun with Python and the community
  • Lightning talks
  • Lunch (all important) and community photo

Preparing the venue for #PyConPH, February 24 - 25, 2018:

If you're still not convinced of joining us this 2018, our talks include:

  • Keynotes by Erika Fille Legara, Al Sweigart, and Younggun Kim
  • Introduction to the Natural Language Processing (NLP) with Python
  • Integrate Systems using Hive Swarm (Hyperledger in a box) Solution
  • Python and the Blockchain Revolution
  • Put your analysis to a web app using Dash
  • Write Clean and Maintainable Code with Service Objects
  • Designing Reliable, Scalable, and Secure Data-Intensive Python Applications
  • Introduction to Python
  • Healthy Python: Applying Python in Healthcare
  • Containing bugs.python.org
  • Ansible as Configuration Management: Features and Beyond
  • Django, Angular5 and Docker - The road to production
  • Resurrecting the dead with deep learning
  • Rage Against The Learning Machine (A New Hope)
  • Data visualization in Python
  • Video editing with MoviePy
  • Generating Music with Python
  • Exploring hidden Python gotchas
  • Writing your first Alexa Skill
  • Community Panel
  • Walkthrough cpython 3.6 source code
  • Python + AWS: Cool things you can do with Python on AWS
  • Processing the Social Web
  • "Hello World of Data!": Your ABC blocks in data handling, analysis, and visualization
  • Python + R
  • Lightning talks
  • Fun with Python and the community
  • Lunch (all important) and community photo

With a long list of talks and top speakers from the local and international Python community, PyCon Philippines is known for the quality of knowledge shared with the participants. Also, making friends with fellow Pythonistas is a plus!

I mean, look how happy we are during PyCon Ph 2017:

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