Kiwi PyCon 2015: Reminders

Sept. 2, 2015 by Marek Kuziel

The conference is less than 48 hours away(!) so we thought to post a couple of reminders in case you have missed any of our previous announcements.

Volunteers

On Friday we will need a few of volunteers to help out our tutors who will be doing intro tutorials to Python.

If you are interested to help the tutors on Friday, please read http://opentechschool.github.io/slides/presentations/coaching/

If you would like to help out the tutors, or in general, please get in touch:

Kiwi PyCon <kiwipycon@nzpug.org>

Social events

We are going to Pomeroy's pub on Friday night and we will have a dinner at The Shilling Club on Saturday night.

If you want to attend the dinner you need to register: https://register.nzpug.org/event-2031382

Deadline for the dinner registration is tomorrow noon (Thu, Sep 3, 12pm).

Full information: https://nzpug.org/blog/2015/09/01/kiwi-pycon-2015-friday-pub-saturday-dinner/

Tutorials

On Friday we will have a wide range of tutorials for you to choose from.

"Introduction to SaltStack" tutorial requires registration, so if you are planning to attend it, please register here: https://register.nzpug.org/event-2021874

Read more about the tutorials and their requirements here: https://nzpug.org/blog/2015/08/26/kiwi-pycon-2015-tutorial-information/

PyLadies

On Saturday, there will be PyLadies lunch.

RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.co.nz/e/pyladies-lunch-at-kiwi-pycon-tickets-18269363157

Full information: https://nzpug.org/blog/2015/08/26/kiwi-pycon-2015-pyladies-lunch/

Development Sprints

On Friday, we will also do development sprints

Current sprint ideas:

  • Static blog Nikola: https://getnikola.com
  • PIP/packaging
  • CPython
  • Video demo for local meetups
  • ... <?insert_your_sprint_here?> ...

Full information: https://nzpug.org/blog/2015/08/13/kiwi-pycon-2015-development-sprints/