Conference Schedule

Saturday is Young Coders, and Sunday is devoted to PyLadies with auctions and a mani/pedi party!

Saturday February 6th, 2016

  Auditorium Room 100 Room 200 Room 300
08:00AM

Registration and Breakfast

  • Tex-Mex Migas w/ eggs, tortillas, cheese, + a verde + red salsa bar
  • Potato hash
  • Coffee w/ milk + chocolate milk + sugar ** Modifications will be made for our vegetarian, gluten-free and dairy-free friends. Any requests? Tweet us @siftedco
09:00AM

Keynote - Lars Lohn

10:50AM

Snack Break

11:00AM A guided walkthrough of a new unfamiliar codebase (python-requests library) in 30 minutes
Susan Tan
Operators: Overloaded
Joel Taddei
Type Python, Press Enter, What Happens?
Philip James
AWS Lambda: Focus On the Code, Not The Servers
Marcus Fulbright
11:30AM

Lunch

  • Beef brisket
  • White beans
  • Hot water cornbread
  • TN Whiskey Bread pudding w/vanilla wafers
  • Soda + water ** Modifications will be made for our vegetarian, gluten-free and dairy-free friends. Any requests? Tweet us @siftedcoo
01:00PM Multiple System Failure: A case study in debugging when it's everyone's fault
Adam Forsyth
Be(come) a Mentor! Help Others Succeed!
Anna Ossowski
Snakes on a Rocket: Python and NASA's Space Launch System
Lucas Mehl
Building an API with Django and Django REST Framework
Chris Foresman, Adam Bain
02:00PM Designing for Non-Designers
Tracy Osborn
Popping Kernels: An Exploration of Kernel Development for Jupyter Notebooks
Safia Abdalla
Unspeakably Evil Hacks in Service of Marginally Improved Syntax: "Compile-Time" Python Programming
Scott Sanderson
03:00PM How and Why to Love Cucumber
Dana Scheider
Predicting Privilege with Python: Do Millennials make the grade?
Heather Shapiro
The Ghost in The Search Machine
Doug Turnbull
Hello Web App Workshop (Part 1)
Tracy Osborn
03:45PM

Snack Break

04:00PM

Keynote - Adrienne Lowe

06:00PM

Sunday February 7th, 2016

  Auditorium Room 100 Room 200 Room 300
08:00AM

Registration and Breakfast

  • DIY Egg McMuffin w/ egg, cheese + country ham
  • Creole hash
  • Homemade Pop-Tarts filled w/ chocolate, bananas + bacon!
  • Coffee w/ milk + chocolate milk + sugar ** Modifications will be made for our vegetarian, gluten-free and dairy-free friends. Any requests? Tweet us @siftedco
09:00AM

Keynote - Katie Cunningham

10:50AM

Snack Break

11:00AM Duck, Duck, Møøse.
Brian Costlow
Keep Calm, it's Reverse Engineering Time
Alissa Bonas
Empathy-as-a-Service
Scott Burns
Maybe I shouldn't be a programmer.
Derik Pell
11:30AM

Lunch

  • Tecate braised chicken burritos w/ Spanish rice, tomato, lettuce, pico + sour cream
  • Brown-bagged tortillas chips w/ chili lime
  • Cinnamon sugar + honey Sopapillas
  • Soda + water ** Modifications will be made for our vegetarian, gluten-free and dairy-free friends. Any requests? Tweet us @siftedco
01:00PM Managing an event oriented architecture in AWS
Matt George
Using Python to hack my commute home
Lorena Mesa
How To Be A Great Developer
Edward Finkler
Writing Command Line Applications that Click
Dave Forgac
02:00PM Ansible in Real Life
Joseph S. Tate
Riffs for the Junior Python Dev
Chris Graffagnino
Coding Legibly: An Illustrated Guide to Programming Style
Jean Soderkvist
03:00PM Test-Driven Development with Python
Kevin Harvey
Broad Strokes: Your Ten Year Career Plan
Daniel Pritchett
Best Practices for Python Scripting
Greg Back
Hello Web App Workshop (Part 2)
Tracy Osborn
03:45PM

Snack Break

04:00PM

Keynote - Brian Dailey

05:30PM

Site powered by Symposion.
"Python" and the Python logos are trademarks or registered trademarks of the Python Software Foundation, used by PyTennessee with permission from the Foundation