The Portland Oregon Python User Group meets every second Tuesday.
- When: Second Tuesday of the Month, 6:30pm
- Where: Urban Airship 334 NW 11th Ave Portland, OR 97209
What: See http://www.meetup.com/pdxpython/ for upcoming meetings.
Mailing list: firstname.lastname@example.org
- IRC: #pdxpython on Freenode
We have a Meetup group with a local calendar, feeds and automated event reminders.
Need to contact an organizer? <email@example.com>
Future Topics for 2011
- Add anything you want to hear or talk about!
November 9th 2010
- MOTM: ctypes - Joel Bernstein
- Optimizing C Extensions - Case Van Horsen
- Extending Python with Fortran - Brett Carter
- Extending Python with OCaml - John Melesky
October 12th, 2010
- STDLIB THUNDERDOOOOME!!!
September 14, 2010
- Social at Deschutes Brewery!
June 8th, 2010
- Michel's Monthly Module: multiprocessing (pypi) - John Melesky
- Diesel - Michael Schurter
- Twisted - Karl Anderson
May 11th 2010
- Michel's Monthly Module: profile/cProfile - John Melesky
- Lightning talks!
RunSnakeRun - Joel Bernstein
- pyntch - Kyle Jones
- coverage.py branch coverage - Dan Colish
- repoze.profile - Adam Lowry
- pytestlogger - Jeff Schwaber
- Xapian and xodb - Michel Pelletier
Pizza sponsored by VanderHouwen & Associates!
April 13th 2010
Michel's Monthly Module: baker (pypi) - Chris McDonald
- execnet - Kyle Jones
- Discogs and Python - Jason Falone
- What's New in Python 2.7?
Pizza & beverage was sponsored by Discogs!
March 9th, 2010
- Michel(le)'s Monthly Module: functools (Michelle Rowley)
Recap of PyCon 2010 (Adam Lowry, Michael Schurter, Michelle Rowley)
"What I Learned at PyCon... Last Year": lessons learned over a year of functional web testing at Idealist.org. (Jason Kirtland)
Pizza & beverage was sponsored by Survey Monkey!
February 9th, 2010
- Michel's Monthly Module (dateutil) - by Michel P. himself, this month! Yay!
- Cool Tools! Lightning(ish) talks about cool tools:
- I Hate Passwords: ssh-copy-id, ssh config, and managing multiple keys (Chris Pitzer)
- Play Nice: virtualenv, pip, ipython, with a special guest appearance from ipdb (Chris Pitzer)
bpython: a replacement for ipython, and how to integrate it with Django and virtualenv (Chris McDonald)
January 12th 2010
- Michel's Monthly Module (future by Jason Kirtland)
- Geohash: Michel Pelletier
- Psycopg2 and PostGIS: Webb Sprague
GeoDjango: Tim Welch
October 13th 2009
Michel's Monthly Module (hashlib & hmac) by Adam Lowry
September 8th 2009
- Pythonic book raffle
Michel's Monthly Module (ConfigParser) by Kyle Jones
- Solace by special guest Armin Ronacher
- "Preeminent Python Packaging Presentation" by Michael Schurter
August 11th, 2009
July 14th, 2009
- Social meeting!
June 16th, 2009
- Module of the Month (Michel Pelletier)
- Screen Scraping (Joel Bernstein)
- Glashammer (Kevin Turner)
- Development Environments (Jeff Schwaber)
- Cython (Michael Schurter)
- Urban Edibles (Michael Bunsen)
- XML-RPC (Igal Koshevoy)
- SimpleHTTPServer (Reid Beels)
May 12th, 2009
- Practical Distributed Version Control
- bzr, git, hg, code hosting, patch reviews, more!
April 14th 2009
Recap of PyCon
- Planning of new pdxpython.org
March 10th 2009
- Short intro to PyTyrant/Tokyo Tyrant/Tokyo Cabinet by Michael Schurter
PyParsing examples by Brett Carter
- Machine Learning topics by John Melesky
February 10th 2009
- VPython (Kirby Urner)
- Zine, the New Python Blog Software (Jason Kirtland)
- Werkzeug (Adam Lowry)
January 13th 2009
- Metaclasses (John Melesky)
- deque overview (Michel Pelletier)
- Tricks with dicts (Jason Kirtland)
- Natural Language Processing (Monica Toth)
December 9th 2008
- Winter Coders' Social!
November 11th 2008
- Michel: Coroutines in Python
- Michael: formencode, Django forms
- Adam: WTForms
- Jason: flatland
October 14th 2008
- Python Release Party! D.I.Y. What's New in 2.6 and 3.0
Thanks Adam, Brett, Igal, Jason, Kirby, Matt, Michel & Reid
September 9th, 2008
- Brett: Building and Distributing Python Eggs
- Leo Soto: Django on Jython
August 12th, 2008
- Beer and Bytecode
July 8th, 2008
- Framework vs Toolkit!
Rami & Roman: Django
Michel: Twisted & Werkzeug
June 10th, 2008
- Michael: Django
Igal: TurboGears & Pylons
- Jason: WSGI
- Michel: Twisted
- Pizza courtesy of Vidoop! Books courtesy of O'Reilly!
May 13th 2008
- Matt: Configuration files and AST transformations
April 8th 2008
Jason: Decorators/inspect/code generation inspectexec
March 11th 2008
- Discussion: Testing methodologies
February 12th 2008
January 8th 2008
Cozy round-table discussions about PySoy, GUI frameworks, web frameworks and GUI vs. Web.
December 11th 2007
- First annual December Coders' Bash!
- Food, Beer, Games and Socializing
- Geek discussions of many different geek flavors(tm)
Many thanks to Sam Keen of PDXPHP, our own Jeff Schwaber, and all the other individuals who helped put this party together for their hard work. It was an incredible turnout, and everyone had a fabulous time!
November 13th 2007
Brett: Converting HTML forms to PDF forms with ReportLab
Kirby: Open Source and Health Care / BarCamp Alpha
- Jeff: Simplicity
Chris: Django NewForms
Pizza provided by Kavi! Thank you, Kavi (and Adam, and Brett)!
October 9th, 2007
- Small group discussions-
Beginning Python, ReportLab, Mercurial, web frameworks and unit testing.
September 11th, 2007
- Kevin defects to the Ruby Coding Dojo!
Kirby: P4E (Programming for Everyone)
Kirby: Programming the Tux Droid
Mark: PIL Projects
August 14th, 2007
July 10th, 2007
- Intro to debugging with PDB
- Web automation with mechanize
- A Python frontend for a microcontroller
SQLAlchemy in 5 (ok, 20) minutes slides, video
June 12th, 2007
May 11, 2007
May 8, 2007
- We exist!