PyCon UK

Programme

Important

This is a draft programme - it is incomplete, contains errorshas not been checked and will change.

It is provided to give you an idea of what we have lined up for the programme.

Please do not contact us to report errors or omissions.

Over the coming days we will update and correct this information.

Talks

  • Alex Chan Assume Worst Intent
  • Alex Willmer Rehabilitating Pickle
  • Alon Nir Getting an Edge with Network Analysis with Python
  • Anand Chitipothu Machine Learning as a Service
  • Andrew Crozier Big Data: Using Spark from Python and Jupyter
  • Becky Lewis Introduction to Terraform
  • Ben Nuttall Programming paradigms for physical computing and IoT
  • Cat Lamin Stereotypes, role models and learning to code
  • Cheuk Ting Ho Time Series Analysis with Seasonal Data
  • Chirag Shah Using Python for Content Aware Image Resizing
  • Dani Papamaximou Surface Wave Propagation Analysis
  • Daniel Ajisafe skin cancer detection with deep convolutional neural network
  • Daniel Quinn Aletheia
  • David Howlett Chess programs in python
  • David Sim Make Testing Easier by Writing Better Code
  • Doug Sillars Fast and Beautiful: Modern Image Delivery Techniques
  • Ed Singleton GraphQL in Python
  • Emma Delescolle Introduction to python running on different hardware types
  • Emma Gordon Introduction to Neural Networks
  • Evan Morikawa Making Sense of Flask APIs A Billion Requests at a Time
  • Frederike Jaeger Data science APIs for everyone created by magic*
  • Gail Ollis Cyber security needs cyber neurodiversity
  • Gaius Mulley PGE a Physics Game Engine for Pygame
  • Hannah Hazi The Knowledge In The Code
  • Hannah Higgins Machine Learning: Better than Traditional Techniques?
  • Hannah Sewell Building a Twitter Bot
  • Henry Morris How we built a LCD train announcement board on a RaspberryPi
  • Ian Ozsvald On the Diagramatic Diagnosis of Data
  • James Campbell Fooling around with Neural Networks and Medical Images
  • Jody Carter Setting up a camera trap for nature with the Raspberry Pi
  • John Bywater Events: Software, Process and Reality
  • Kirk Northrop How we made PyCon UK 2018
  • Kristian Glass How to screw up hiring
  • Leila Verhaegen We made a clock with Python
  • Les Pounder From Faker to Maker
  • Lilian Nandi Secret Arts of Teaching Coding to the Next Generation
  • Lorna Brightmore Making great tasting dog food with Python
  • Luke Petschauer Become a better programmer by keeping a Learning Journal
  • Luke Spademan Devops with Django Docker and Gitlab
  • Luna Chen Introspection and Reflection in Python
  • Mac Chapman Make Your Code Really Boring
  • Margriet Groenendijk Navigating the Magical Data Visualisation Forest
  • Mark Smith How To Publish A Package On PyPI
  • Martijn Pieters How not to make a mockery of it
  • Martin O'Hanlon APIzero - coding doesn't have to be difficult
  • Mathieu Dähne Django at Admiral
  • Michal Grochmal Anomaly Detection
  • Neil Stoker Adventures with Conversational Agents
  • Nick Murdoch A Cython Walkthrough
  • Nikoleta E. Glynatsi Niceness, maths and snakes
  • Noelle Aly MyNormal: Accessible Instruments Project
  • Noufal Ibrahim Exploring non linear functions and fractals using Python
  • Oliver Crask Particulater - Air quality monitoring for everyone
  • Olivia Wilson Python at Ordnance Survey
  • Patrick Muehlbauer Python Dependency Management
  • Paul Bell Low Cost GNSS Tide & Sea Level Measurements - LoCTIPS
  • Paul Brown Is it Shakespeare?
  • Q Misell Running (a subset) of python on the BBC Micro
  • Qasim Khalil Taking down production with simple database migrations
  • Rachel Rui Wong Jack of All Trades, Master of One
  • Rebecca Smith Python 2 is dead! Drag your old code into the modern age
  • Robin Wilson XArray: the power of pandas for multidimensional arrays
  • Ronan Lamy A song of compatibility and performance
  • Rowan Whittington Don't collide, glide: product development at Veygo
  • Rricha Jalota Building a QA System Using Deep Learning Techniques
  • Sean Sabbage Coming to a shared understanding
  • Spencer Organ Python in school: Not Just for Computer Science Lessons?
  • Stephanie Jones Creating a Welsh language Python course
  • Stewart Adcock The story of a 52 year-old database
  • Stéphane Wirtel What's new in Python 3.7
  • Sunaina Pai Trending on Hacker News and GitHub with 120 lines of Python
  • Susan Shindler Coding as a second career
  • Tatiana Al-Chueyr A journey from HTTP to gRPC
  • Thomas Guest TIMTOWTDI
  • Tom Easterbrook A Rising Tide Lifts All Ships
  • Tony Ibbs (Tibs) Redis: persistent collections as a service (and for fun)
  • Wes Mason Ops for Humans
  • Zara Siddique News + Networks: How the media is influencing you
  • Łukasz Kąkol Brace yourself, Python 2 is retiring
  • Łukasz Langa Life Is Better Painted Black

Workshops

  • Alex Chan A Plumber's Guide to Git
  • Ali Zaidi Hands-on Kubernetes
  • Anand Chitipothu Designing RESTful APIs
  • Andrew Lawrence Pythonic Parsing with Pyparsing
  • Austin Bingham Python/C++ Integration with pybind11
  • Daniel James Create real books with Django and Booktype
  • Dave Ames Big Data for Teachers
  • Jonathan Fernandes Machine Learning using Python and Spark with PySpark
  • Julia Looney Create and Monitor a Django REST API
  • Leonardo Giordani TDD in Python with pytest
  • Owen Campbell SQL for Python Programmers
  • Ryan Kirkbride Programming as Musical Performance
  • Sandrine Pataut Get to grips with pandas and scikit-learn
  • Simmi Mourya Exploring PyTorch for medical imaging
  • Tania Allard Down the rabbit hole. A 101.1 on reproducible workflows

Young coders' workshops

  • Cat Lamin Traffic Light Junk Modelling
  • Celine Boudier Learning the basics of AI with Code For Life
  • Dave Ames Connect the Real World to Minecraft
  • Femi Owolade-Coombes Micro:bit Minecraft Hack
  • Joshua Lowe EduBlocks - micro:bit mashup!
  • Lorraine Underwood Code the Cube
  • Neill Bogie Adding sound and remote control to micro:bit NeoPixelRacer
  • Nishka Mathur Turtles and Pythons

Educators' workshops

  • Celine Boudier Teaching the basics of AI with Code For Life
  • Martin O'Hanlon Creating gui's
  • Neill Bogie Collaboration without catastrophe: Extending NeoPixelRacer
  • Sarah Townson Micro:Bit Codebreakers

Educators' talks

  • Andrew McCluskey Introducing programming to undergraduate chemists
  • Claire Wicher Enriching the Computer Science Curriculum
  • Eva Klimeková Programming Basics in Python with Turtle Geometry
  • Joshua Lowe EduBlocks - Making the transition to Python easier!
  • Melanie Shimano How can Students Engage & Improve Communities with Python?
  • Nadin Tamer Peer Learning in CS Education: A Students’ Perspective
  • Sarah Townson Future Engineers

Posters

  • Ben Nuttall Python and Raspberry Pi
  • Kay Hack your Kinect!
  • Nadin Tamer Jonathan: A Raspberry-Pi based smart assistant robot
  • Ryan Nazareth Enhancing Trust in Machine Learning
  • Ryan Nazareth Twitter Analytics in Global Health
  • Sunaina Pai Take full control of your static site generation with Python
  • Tomas Danek Python and Windows C++ desktop app

Something completely different

  • Femi Owolade-Coombes GenZ: Creating our own Young Coders community
  • Kirk Northrop Prototype Open Source Hacker Badge
  • Noelle Aly Python Hardware Showcase
  • Peter Inglesby Bot tournament
  • Peter Inglesby John Pinner Awards
  • Robert Smallshire Domain-Driven Design (DDD) Patterns in Python
  • Tania Allard A newcomer’s introduction for contributing to an open source
  • Łukasz Kąkol Brace yourself, Python 2 is retiring