Intro to Python Programming
Saturday, July 17, 2010 from 10:30 AM to 3:00 PM (EDT)
Come out to the HackRVA headquarters for a byte of Python! I'll be introducing new programmers to the language and showcasing the finest tools to help folks get up and running quickly with python in their jobs and in their spare time.
Guido van Rossum had an idea. All folks that own computers should be able to write software for their computers. Python is his and his communities' shot at making that dream a reality.
With a userscape including Honeywell, AstraZenica, LucasFilm, Canonical and Google, this language has pervaded landscapes once dominated by Java and others.
You'll need a laptop.