• Pyninsula #19: Sun & More

    SurveyMonkey

    Hosted kindly by SurveyMonkey in San Mateo, Pyninsula weathers the hot summer weather for a sunny shindig! Please also fill this survey to allow us to pre-print badges for you: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/Y7HXYMV 6:30-7:00 -- Eat, drink and talk Python! 7:00-7:15 -- Carla Sun -- Hacking Habits 7:15-7:30 -- Announcements, Hiring, Seeking jobs 7:30-7:45 -- Christopher Brousseau - TDD for Data with pytest 7:45-8:00 -- Announcements, Hiring, Seeking jobs 8:00-8:15 -- Gui Talarico - Python & Architecture 8:15-8:30 -- Closing announcements (next meetup, etc.) 8:30-9:30 -- Hang out with people. Share experiences. Ask questions. Have fun! How to get to SurveyMonkey: By car and parking: From Northbound: Get on US-101 S; Follow US-101 S to Franklin Pkwy in San Mateo. Take exit 414A from US-101 S; Continue on Franklin Pkwy until you reach Delaware Street. If you are being dropped off, you can turn right on Delaware; the SurveyMonkey lobby entrance will be on your left (see photo below). If you are parking, turn left on Delaware. Event parking (see the green shaded area in the map below) is located between our building and the Hillsdale Caltrain Station, and a short walk to our office. Parking is free—please park in an unnumbered spot. Do not park in the Caltrain parking lot (shaded red in the map). From Southbound: Get on CA-87 N; Take US-101 N to E Hillsdale Blvd in San Mateo; Take exit 414A from US-101 N; Continue on E Hillsdale Blvd; Take Franklin Pkwy until you reach Delaware Street. If you are being dropped off, you can turn right on Delaware; the SurveyMonkey lobby entrance will be on your left (see photo below). If you are parking, turn left on Delaware. Event parking (see the green shaded area on the map below) is located between our building and the Hillsdale Caltrain Station, and a short walk to our office. Parking is free—please park in an unnumbered spot. Do not park in the Caltrain parking lot (shaded red in the map). By train: SurveyMonkey Headquarters is 5-minute walk from Caltrain Hillsdale Station.

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  • Pyninsula #18: Post-PyCon Fair

    MPK 20

    A month after PyCon, a little after San Mateo County Fair, Pyninsula is back at Facebook. It is time for some summer-time Python talk on the Peninsula! Join us! Park anywhere in building 20's parking lot (under the building), and enter through the Lobby 4 entrance. Sign in under "Event", and put "Lisa Roach" as the host. In order to accelerate the sign-in, fill your information at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/pyninsula-18 : this will be uploaded to Facebook security ahead of time. If there is no parking available, unlikely since its after hours , you can park at building 56/58 and take Orange Line to MPK. 6:30-7:00 -- Eat, drink and talk Python! 7:00-7:15 -- Lisa Roach -- Contributing to CPython 7:15-7:30 -- Announcements, Hiring, Seeking jobs 7:30-7:45 -- Grant Jenks -- Literate Python 7:45-8:00 -- Announcements, Hiring, Seeking jobs 8:00-8:15 -- Raymond Hettinger -- Managing cognitive load: Examples from the Random module 8:15-8:30 -- Closing announcements (next meetup, etc.) 8:30-9:30 -- Hang out with people. Share experiences. Ask questions. Have fun!

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  • Pyninsula #18: Springing Back

    Spaces - San Mateo, Clocktower

    Spring is here, all things renew, and Pyninsula is back on in full force. Join us to hang out and talk Python! This is a ten-minute walk from the Caltrain station, so you can use the station parking, the downtown parking or try your luck with street parking! 6:30-7:00 -- Eat, drink and talk Python! 7:00-7:15 -- Mark Rice -- Python: Come for the Community, Stay for the Language 7:15-7:30 -- Announcements, Hiring, Seeking jobs 7:30-7:45 -- Mahmoud Hashemi -- Face Facts: Building Contemporary CLIs 7:45-8:00 -- Announcements, Hiring, Seeking jobs 8:00-8:15 -- Mori Bellamy - Porygon: JoyCon hacking with Python 8:15-8:30 -- Closing announcements (next meetup, etc.) 8:30-9:30 -- Hang out with people. Share experiences. Ask questions. Have fun!

  • Pyninsula #17 -- Pyninsula Comes To Town

    SimpleLegal

    Pyninsula is back on again! Right back at SimpleLegal, in Mountain View, the base of the peninsula. We'll be having talks, pizza, and maybe even a little bit of holiday spirit! Beta-test an ugly sweater, if you're really in the mood. Parking: You can park in an available space in the lot, or on the street. 6:30-7:00 -- Eat, drink and talk Python! 7:00-7:15 -- James Abel - Python logging with Balsa 7:15-7:30 -- Announcements, Hiring, Seeking jobs 7:30-7:45 -- Moshe Zadka - Managing Dependencies 7:45-8:00 -- Announcements, Hiring, Seeking jobs 8:00-8:15 -- Kurt Rose - Time to Use This... 8:15-8:30 -- Closing announcements (next meetup, etc.) 8:30-9:30 -- Hang out with people. Share experiences. Ask questions. Have fun!

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  • Pyninsula #16 -- Pyninsula Views

    SimpleLegal

    This instance of Pyninsula is hosted at SimpleLegal, again, in Mountain View! It's the south end of Mountain View, we can argue "peninsula" definitions once you get there :) This is a Pyninsula Project Night -- come with your project you need help on, a tutorial for others, or just join whichever one seems interesting! If you are going to present a tutorial or collaborate on a project, feel free to let people know in the comments -- but it's ok to decide at the last minute. Parking: You can park in an available space in the lot, or on the street. 6:30-7:00 -- Eat, drink and talk Python! 7:00-7:30 -- Project introductions, tutorials and lightning talks 7:30-7:45 -- Who's hiring, who's looking, and announcements 7:45-9:30 -- Learn, teach, collaborate or schmooze!

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  • Pyninsula Works

    Workday, Inc

    This instance of Pyninsula is hosted at Workday, in San Mateo! Entrance to the building parking is available via Barneson Ave and Madison Ave. Please find a spot either on the surface lot or in the underground parking garage. Street parking is also available. Upon entry to the building, take the elevator up to the 6th floor. The closest CalTrain station is Hayward Park. 6:30-7:00 -- Eat, drink and talk Python! 7:00-7:15 -- Alvaro Leiva: Python Systems Programming Spotlight 7:15-7:30 -- Announcements, Hiring, Seeking jobs 7:30-7:45 -- Arun Selvaraj: Automated Testing and Its Infrastructure in Workday Prism Analytics 7:45-8:00 -- Announcements, Hiring, Seeking jobs 8:00-8:15 -- Al Margolis: Getting Started with OpenCV and Python 8:15-8:30 -- Closing announcements (next meetup, etc.) 8:30-9:30 -- Hang out with people. Share experiences. Ask questions. Have fun!

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  • Pyninsula Ascends

    Criteo

    This instance of Pyninsula is hosted at Criteo, in Palo Alto! If you are driving, there are several public parking lots. One is right by the office, another one is on Florence Street (between Lytton and University Avenue). If you are arriving by Caltrain, the office is four blocks away! 6:30-7:00 -- Eat, drink and talk Python! 7:00-7:15 -- Michel Moriniaux: Use of Python in Network Infrastructure Operations 7:15-7:30 -- Announcements, Hiring, Seeking jobs 7:30-7:45 -- Mark Rice: Notebooks and matplotlib: Making researchers excited about plotting data 7:45-8:00 -- Announcements, Hiring, Seeking jobs 8:00-8:15 -- Fahrzin Hemmati: Acing the coding interview 8:15-8:30 -- Closing announcements (next meetup, etc.) 8:30-9:30 -- Hang out with people. Share experiences. Ask questions. Have fun!

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  • Meetup #13 -- Pyninsula Globalizes

    Globality Inc.

    After over a year, Pyninsula returns to Globality! There is a decently sized parking lot, which should be mostly empty by the time the meetup starts. The path from Menlo Park CalTrain is walkable, if you are using public transportation. WI-FI information: SSID: Globality-Guest Passcode: JBCJKQCHBU Schedule: 6:30-7:00 -- Eat, drink and talk Python! 7:00-7:15 -- Adam Ever Hadani -- Productionizing Machine Learning 7:15-7:30 -- Announcements, Hiring, Seeking jobs 7:30-7:45 -- Brian Warner -- Magic Wormhole, Protocol Updates 7:45-8:00 -- Announcements, Hiring, Seeking jobs 8:00-8:15 -- Alvaro Leiva -- Cython: Python with a dash of C 8:15-8:30 -- Closing announcements (next meetup, etc.) Thanks to Globality for hosting this meetup!

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  • Pyninsula #12 -- Pyninsula Industrializes

    This instance of Pyninsula is hosted at Counsyl, in South San Francisco, the industrial city -- and as far north as Pyninsula has ever been. Parking: see map in https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B_RWA_1L4PLCY0RIam5XSjNLcy1rSDFfckJyUFdOdmpiejhZ/view?usp=sharing The parking is marked with blue lines. Park in any of these places, except those of them are marked as Annexon. The lobby is marked with the red arrow. 6:30-7:00 -- Eat, drink and talk Python! 7:00-7:15 -- Łukasz Langa -- Black, The uncompromising code formatter 7:15-7:30 -- Announcements, Hiring, Seeking jobs 7:30-7:45 -- Moshe Zadka -- Pex: Theory and Practice 7:45-8:00 -- Announcements, Hiring, Seeking jobs 8:00-8:15 -- Lucas Wiman -- Using sympy in genomics risk computation 8:15-8:30 -- Closing announcements (next meetup, etc.) 8:30-9:30 -- Hang out with people. Share experiences. Ask questions. Have fun!

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  • Pyninsula #11 -- Pyninsula Simplifies

    SimpleLegal

    This instance of Pyninsula is hosted at SimpleLegal, in Mountain View! It's the south end of Mountain View, we can argue "peninsula" definitions once you get there :) We'll be joined by Barry Warsaw, legendary core Python developer! Parking: You can park in an available space in the lot, or on the street. 6:30-7:00 -- Eat, drink and talk Python! 7:00-7:15 -- Vicky Tuite: Ipythonblocks: A great python teaching tool 7:15-7:30 -- Announcements, Hiring, Seeking jobs 7:30-7:45 -- Mahmoud Hashemi: People-centric Security with PocketProtector 7:45-8:00 -- Announcements, Hiring, Seeking jobs 8:00-8:15 -- Barry Warsaw: importlib-resources 8:15-8:30 -- Closing announcements (next meetup, etc.) 8:30-9:30 -- Hang out with people. Share experiences. Ask questions. Have fun!

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