November Django 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

Get your name sticker and directions from the front desk of CodeNode :)

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Arrive at Code Node from 6:30pm for talks starting at 7pm, followed by socializing in the Code Node Space Bar and then The Red Lion.

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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This meetup is sponsored by:

Festicket ( "Festival package travel startup. 50+ staff, high pay, ping pong + beer."

YPlan ( "We're all about making it as simple as possible to discover and book tickets to events in your city."


6:30pm - Arrivals

Code Node is open, feel free to arrive early, grab some free tea/coffee/water, and socialize whilst we set up

7pm - Talks

Talks are still being confirmed!

Database Gotchas - Two Key Concepts You Can't Afford to Ignore

It's easy to build sites in Django without thinking much about database transactions. This can be perilous. In this talk, David Seddon will explore the concepts of atomicity and concurrency, and how to handle them using Django.

David is a Senior Developer at the FinTech startup Growth Street.

LXC with Django - Containerise your unicorns!

A brief look at, and demonstration of, containerisation with LXC

Jonathan (jonatron) Aylard is a senior back-end developer at OstModern

If you would like to give a talk at one of our upcoming events, get in touch with the Meetup contact button!

8pm - The Space Bar

We'll enjoy some drinks on the sponsored tab whilst we socialize and discuss all things Django

9pm - The Red Lion

We'll migrate across the road to a room booked in the Red Lion pub, where there is a bar menu available should anyone like to eat.