Django June 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

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Here's to 90 more years of ... Django!

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 - Anand Kumria

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


How Django knows who you are - Stephanos Papanikolopoulos

A gentle introduction to different ways that can be used to authenticate a user in Django

The ORM: Don't ask the DB - Anthony 'cybo' King

Dive in to common issues people face when their database cause application slow downs. Be aware of what you do, and how your tools actually work

How (and how not) to scale with Django - Malcolm Box

In this talk Malcolm will share Tips and tricks for scaling Django - and what to avoid - based on Malcolm's experience building the systems used for the biggest TV shows on TV.

8pm - SpaceBar

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

9:45pm - The Red Lion

The Space Bar shuts, so we'll migrate across the road to the Red Lion pub, where we can have a final drink.