Welcome to Python Night XIII (hosted by Caravan)
After a long absence, Python Night is back and we are inviting everyone to join us in a night of coding, laughs and all out good time.
What? You don't already know what a Python Night is?
Well, it's a friendly evening where we code, chat about projects (not too loud so people won't code bugs :) ) and help each other. You come, with or without your project and we'll try to something with it.
Already announces projects:
- Kaggle Competions: https://www.kaggle.com/competitions
- Agenda du libre: https://github.com/mlhamel/agendadulibre
- Introduction to Python
- [Add here your own project]
WHEN November 18, 2014 @6pm
WHERE Caravan, 5334 de Gaspé, office #1204 (Montreal)
HOW Just grab your free ticket on: http://python-project-night-13.eventbrite.ca
Bring your computer and your smile, we'll provide beer and pizza !
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On Monday, November the 17th, the NAD Centre will partner up with our friends at [Savoir-Faire Linux to organize a "Python and VFX" meetup. Python is ubiquitous in the world of special effects: from Maya to Softimage and 3D Studio Max, not to mention Blender of course.
The presentations will be held at NAD Centre, 405 rue Ogilvy, 3rd floor, at 6PM.
As you rpobably know, we've already had an event about VFX and Python during MP31:http://montrealpython.org/fr/2012/09/mp31/.
And this one is promissing to be very interesting if you are using any 3D software or if you would like to know more about real case study of useful way of using Python.
Program for the evening:
- 6:00PM – Welcome
- 6:30PM – Eric Thivierge, Rigging R&D at Hybride Technologie “Python: Bridging Technologies”
- 7:00PM – Dave Lajoie, R&D Director at Digital District “Python in a vfx/animation pipeline”
- 7:45PM – Jordi Riera, Python Software Developer at Savoir-Faire Linux “How to train your Python or how to improve python codes”
- 8:15PM – Networking
- 9:00PM – Wrap up
Don't forget to register your place at: http://elite.nad.ca/product/meetup-python-2/
For more informations:
See you there !
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For the last 7 years, Montreal-Python has been and still is the most awesome Python community in Montreal, if not the world. We are proud to celebrate our 50th monthly meetup in couple of weeks.
For this momentus occasion, we are looking for the best speakers in town for either a 5, 10, 20, 30 or 45 minutes presentation. If you are cooking up a crazy idea powered by Python or if you have been working on something awesome, this is the perfect opportunity to present it to all of Montreal!When
Monday, December 1st, 2014 at 6:30pmWhere
To be definedHow
Just send us an email at email@example.com with the title of your talk, the length, and a short one sentence description.
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It's that time of the year again: the organisation team for the Montréal-Python community is going to proceed to the election of its board. People elected to the board are the legal representatives of the association, but they're also people who contribute their energy and ideas to drive the community.
Anyone who is subscribed to the mailing list can apply to one of these positions:
Please note that other positions could be added if needed.
We'd like to stress that it is not necessary to be a member of the board (or even a member of the permanent organisation team) to organise events under the banner of Montréal-Python; the board is the official organ, but it is you, the members of the community, who do great things with Python in Montreal.When:
Monday, November 3rd, 8pmWhere:
Ajah offices, 1124 Marie-Anne Est https://goo.gl/maps/xN1ckHow:
Show of hands
Comme see us on Monday! :)
UPDATE The new board as been elected, please welcome your new montreal-python's board for 2014-2015:
- President: Mathieu Leduc-Hamel
- Vice-president: Jean-Philippe Caissy
- Secretary: George Peristerakis
- Treasurer: Rory geoghegan
Rock on !
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Just bring your laptop, we'll have power and wifi!
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