Django May Meetup

The Django London Meetup Group
The Django London Meetup Group
Public group

Skills Matter at CodeNode

10 South Place · London

How to find us

Enter Code Node, a member of staff will help you find your name on the list, give you a badge, and direct you to our room

Location image of event venue


May the force be with us!

We'll meet at Code Node at 7pm for the talks, followed by drinks.

Please note: in order to attend, you also need to register on the Skills Matter site for this meetup. Please do so here:

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(6:30pm - Code Node is open, feel free to arrive early, grab some tea, and socialize whilst we set up)

7pm - Introduction and Announcements - David Seddon

Your host for the evening, David will cover the introductions and any announcements.


An introduction to - Matthieu Louis
(Lightning talk)

Django and Earthquakes - Girish Kumar
Deep dive into research industry - exploring, how open source tool such as Django was helpful in forecasting possible landslides after large earthquake.

Meta Django - Jonathan Aylard
Meta Classes, metaclasses and _meta classes

Factory Boy Advanced: Why you should use it and how - Romain Garrigues
Following on from the introduction to factory_boy in a previous meetup, Romain will describe how he convinced people to use it at iwoca, and some good/bad practices of it in a real project.

8pm - SpaceBar

Our venue, Code Node, will have a brilliant new bar open serving both soft and alcoholic drinks, as well as snacks.

9pm - The Red Lion

We'll migrate across the road to the Red Lion pub, where the hungry among us can order food. We'll be upstairs in the dining room if you need to find us.

Would you like to give a talk at one of our meetups? Just message the organizers on Github and we'll get you started!