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LODGE

Chiyoda, Kioicho, 1−2-17F, Tokyo · Tokyo

How to find us

Recommended to register a Yahoo ID at least 1 day prior the meetup (check details) Take the elevator to Yahoo Lodge (18F), register at the reception desk, then go down to 17F.

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Details

Welcome all Python beginners / intermediate / experts!

This meeting is to assist people learning Python programming language and to give opportunity to those experienced in Python to teach and help others.

[For beginners / intermediate]

We use materials from the on-line edX course from MITx named "Introduction to Computer Science and Programming Using Python".

Link here for more details (INSTRUCTOR-PACED):
https://www.edx.org/course/introduction-to-computer-science-and-programming-using-python-2
https://courses.edx.org/courses/course-v1:MITx+6.00.1x+2T2019/course/

The course started June 5th and will finish August 8th, 2019.
Regardless if you are already following the course, or just curious and you would like to have a look, feel free to come.

[For intermediate / experts]

If you are good in Python programming, you are also very welcome to join and support beginners on their journeys.

Feel free to suggest a 10~20 min presentation as well. As the venue's infrastructure (network, projector, screen, video ports, etc.) may vary, please contact us for details.

[Venue]
Yahoo Lodge: https://goo.gl/maps/ptPWV8UayiL2
Closest stations: Nagatacho (Yurakucho, Hanzomon, Nanboku lines) and Akasaka Mitsuke (Ginza, Marunouchi lines).

[Admission to LODGE]
For participants, please be sure to obtain a Yahoo! JAPAN ID. This operation can take about 20min if you don't read Japanese and require to have a telephone number to receive SMS confirmation.
Then next step while coming to in to LODGE, it will be simple check as general LODGE users. The check request you to have device - like smartphone - that has Internet access and receive SMS code.

There are the 3 important points for entering LODGE :
・ Login to Yahoo! JAPAN ID system
・ Pre-registration to the LODGE admission system (will be checked with
identification card)
・ Bring an Identification Card (Japanese Alien card or driving license, your passport, etc.. )

Please refer to the following URL for additional details.
(Japanese only page)
https://lodge.yahoo.co.jp/manuals/entry/index.html

If you have any trouble at entrance, post a comment in meetup and someone from TPSC will come to help.

[Please]
1) Yahoo registration : we suggest your to register with Yahoo ID account at least the day prior the event. Once done, next time you'll come, you just need the check-in which is easy and fast (if you have already your Yahoo ID).
2) bring your laptop or anything you can write Python code with is recommended but not mandatory.
3) if you need help to set-up your Python environment, we will dedicate time for that. Solution for everything.

[Schedule]
19:30 - 21:00 (closed)

[Fee]
Participation, EDX\MiT course and Yahoo Lodge are all free.
You can audit the MiT course (free) or pay for the certificate but it is not an obligation.

We are not affiliated to MiT nor Yahoo. Our purpose is just to help you as volunteers.
Thank you.