PyCon Namibia 2017

The annual Python programming conference for professionals, scientists, academics, students and hobbyists.

Tuesday - workshops and tutorials
  Room 1 Room 2 Room 3
0800 Registration   Django Girls Windhoek
0900 Official opening: Prof. Ferdinand Gideon  
0910 Welcome: Jessica Upani  
0930 Break  
1000 Lamech Amugongo - Introduction to data analytics; how to analyse data with Python Code doctor/install party/beginner tutorial
1230 Lunch  
1330 Meinolf Simbenda - Web2Py; Development of web applications with Python Vincent Knight and Nikoleta Glynatsi - Game Theory with Python
1500 Break  
1530 Anna Makarudze - Testing your Django App  
1730 Close
Wednesday - talks
  Room 1
0800 Registration
0900 Keynote: Anna Makarudze & Humphrey Butau How we organised PyCon Zimbabwe
0930 Annastasia (Anna) Shipepe Python the superlative language for beginners
1000 Break
1030 Gabriel Tuhafeni Nhinda
1100 Maik Hoepfel Raspberry Pi and IOT
1130 Nashilongo Gervasius and Annastasia Shipepe The Internet Society, Namibian Chapter
1200 Ronald Maravanyika Working with Python for women and children in Zimbabwe
1230 Lunch
1330 Geraint Palmer Producing Pretty Plots in Python
1400 Nikoleta Glynatsi Using Python to access open research literature
1430 Afternoon tea
1500 Christian Christells A Python Developer's adventures in GIS
1530 Daniele Procida Documentation will save your project!
1600 Lightning talks
Thursday - talks
  Room 1
0800 Registration
0900 Keynote: Helen Sherwood-Taylor 
0930 Iwan Vosloo A whirlwind tour of test setup
1000 Break
1030 Nikoleta Glynatsi Writing tests for research software
1100 Ronald Maravanyika How to capture downtown loss on a production (Python & Flask)
1130 Humphrey Butau Django Cookie-Cutter
1200 Eva Gonzales Contreras
1230 Lunch
1330 Geraint Palmer CIW
1400 Vincent Knight Markov Chains in Python
1430 Afternoon tea
1500 Loek van Gent Continuous Integration
1530 Nashilongo Gervasius Namibia as a Knowledge Society by 2030: The Future Scenario in ICT for Sustainable Development
1600 Lightning talks