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Registration for IndyPy's Python Web Conf is now open: https://2019.indypy.org/webconf

If you'd like to help financially, please contact the organizers at info@indypy.org.

The Indianapolis Python Meetup (“IndyPy”) is a leading national group promoting the Python programming language and connecting the Python community.

IndyPy draws Python enthusiasts from the entire Midwest for regular events. In 2019, we will celebrate
12 years of success with over 1,650 members.

We are learners, employers, and enthusiasts of all kinds. All skill levels are welcome: if you are interested in Python, we are interested in you!

We have great regular events:

Monthly Meetups:

7:00p: Meet, Eat and Greet

7:30p: PBJ™ (Python Beginners’ Jam)
Back to the Basics: 15 minute Python tutorials aimed at beginners.

7:50p: Right Brain™ Talk
Creative topics aimed at developing well rounded Pythonistas.

8:10p: ProTalk™
Advanced Python talks by field experts

Got something to say at a Meetup? Submit your talk here: https://www.papercall.io/indypy

Quarterly Mini Conferences:

Day-long conferences (9am-5pm) that feature both single and multi-track options of speakers on a specific subject related to Python. Some of the topics we have covered so far include:

- Machine Learning, AI, Genetic Programming

- Web Framework Shootout

- Automating Processes with Python

- Django for Beginners

- Data Science with Python

- Testing & Debugging

- Python for Beginners

How to connect when we are not face-to-face:

Use the mailing list - indypy-list@meetup.com

Keep up with everything IndyPy by following us on Twitter: @indypy

Watch videos of past the presentations on our YouTube page: http://bit.ly/indypyvids

Chat on our Slack channel - https://indypy-invite.herokuapp.com

If you'd like to help financially, please contact the organizers at info@indypy.org

Need more information?
Contact Calvin Hendryx-Parker
IndyPy Organizer
317-861-5948 x602

Upcoming events (5+)

IndyPy Bytes: Pipenv, Pytest and Coverage

The District Tap

Can't attend in person? Join our livestream here: https://sixfeetup.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_LJhxcKGuSUuQClhxKWc4ow Agenda: 12:00p - 12:10p Introductions/Order Food 12:10p - 12:40p Presentation "Pipenv, Pytest, and Coverage" by James Alexander This will be a hands-on demonstration of using these tools to maintain and develop new features on an existing open source project. We’ll also discuss abstracting these tools and concepts to understand how they should apply to your next project. 12:40p - 12:50p Q&A 12:50p - 1:00p Networking/Pay your Bill

IndyPy: Iterables, Iterators, and Generators

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Can't make it in person? Join our livestream here: https://sixfeetup.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_RB1TbEZdS_egZLFWszyrwQ Agenda: 7:00p - 7:15p Announcements and introductions 7:15p - 7:30p PBJ Session by Khashayar Farhadi “Baking a Python Dictionary From Scratch” There's two kinds of people in the world: people who've mastered dictionaries and total goobers. Let's not be goobers together. Is it possible to build a python dictionary without the dict keyword? We’ll dive under the hood to build a dictionary data structure and become familiar with some concepts that the geniuses behind python understood. 7:30p - 7:45p Right Brain Talk by Elizabeth Vincent "Whose Work Is It Anyways?" When something is created, it is often considered Intellectual Property under US and foreign law. These laws give the person who created the work certain rights to what they've created such as the sole right to use, copy, distribute, make derivative works (use part of the work for another work), etc. In a development situation, these rights are often licensed or transferred to the company paying for the work. The US calls this a "work for hire". When you develop something for a company or are having it developed for your company, it is important to understand and spell out the specific rights to the work that each party will have in a written agreement so that there isn't confusion or worse, infringement (legal term for violating another party's rights) in the future. We will discuss this work for hire concept, IP types and rights, as well as things to look out for when you are in a development relationship on either side. 7:45p - 8:00p Door Prizes 8:00p - 8:45p Pro Talk "Lazy Looping: The Next Iteration" by Trey Hunner In this talk we’ll learn about the properties of iterators, learn how to create our own iterators with generators, and take a look at how iterators and generators allow us to write our looping code in a fundamentally different way.

Python Web Conf 2019

Python Web Conf 2019

>>>>>> Registration is now open. https://2019.indypy.org/webconf <<<<<<< The Python Web Conf is coming to a computer near you on August 23rd, 2019. Join along for this conference focused on Python on the Web, meet fellow Pythonistas, and network with attendees/speakers from across the globe. This virtual event features industry-leaders presenting on topics such as microframeworks, Plone, Django, CI/CD Testing and Monitoring, and much more split into 3 tracks: App Development, Cloud Native and Automate & Deploy. Participate in this one-of-a-kind Python-based conference from the comfort of your office - on demand. For more information exclusive access, please register here: https://2019.indypy.org/webconf

IndyPy Bytes: Web Scraping

The District Tap

Can't join in person? Join our livestream here: https://sixfeetup.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_GyDojvkkQfWjhmwckvk08w Agenda: 12:00p - 12:10p Introductions/Order Food 12:10p - 12:40p Presentation 12:40p - 12:50p Q&A 12:50p - 1:00p Networking/Pay your Bill

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IndyPy: Favorite Python Tools

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