PyCon MY 2018 – Presentation Slides

For those of you who missed PyCon MY last month, we have uploaded all the slides we obtained from speakers here. There is also links to each speaker profile. Enjoy!

Note:-

Some speakers had live demo without slides, unfortunately we do not have recordings on those.

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Announcing JetBrains as our Silver Sponsor

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We are happy to announce JetBrains as our Silver sponsor for PyCon MY 2018!

Here’s some words from JetBrains:-

JetBrains will be attending PyCon MY 2018! Drop by and ask us about the newest features, and to tell us how you’ve been using PyCharm. If there’s a feature we could make that would make your life easier, now is the time to come over and let us know. JetBrains delivers intelligent software solutions that make developers more productive by simplifying their challenging tasks, automating the routine, and helping them adopt the best development practices.

PyCharm is the Python IDE for Professional Developers by JetBrains providing a complete set of tools for productive Python, Web and scientific development, available in three editions. The free and open-source PyCharm Community Edition is perfect for pure Python coding. PyCharm Professional Edition is designed for professional Python and Web developers. PyCharm Educational Edition helps novice programmers learn programming with Python easily and effectively.

We are very thankful to JetBrains for supporting the PyCon community by sponsorship to PyCon MY 2018!

PyCon MY is happening from 25 August to 26 August 2018 at University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (our venue partner).

Announcing Xoxzo as our Gold Sponsor

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We are happy to announce Xoxzo as our Gold sponsor for PyCon MY 2018!

Here’s some words from Xoxzo:-

Xoxzo is a cloud telephony platform for web developers, created by a diverse 100% remote team from Russia to Japan.Simple APIs and documentation that show you how you can leverage the phone with a single line of code: Make calls, receive calls, subscribe phone numbers,and send SMS, all with just POST and GET.

Founded in 2007, Xoxzo has no offices but the team gets together somewhere on the planet a few times a year, with PyCon conferences as one of them. We use python on 99% of our code, donate to the Django project and have been supporting PyCon since 2010. We are very excited to be part of PyCon MY 2018!

We are very thankful to Xoxzo for supporting the PyCon community by sponsorship to PyCon MY 2018!

PyCon MY is happening from 25 August to 26 August 2018 at University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (our venue partner).

Announcing HDE as our Gold Sponsor

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We are happy to announce HDE as our Gold sponsor for PyCon MY 2018!

Here’s some words from HDE:-

HDE is one of the first IT ventures in Japan, established 22 years ago. Owning over 73% market share in the whole of Japan, HDE is the #1 cloud-based security provider based in Tokyo, Japan.

With over 3.5 million users in over 4,000 companies, we’ve keenly presented ourselves in the global plenary; from expanding our business to global plenary, to changing our main language to English and having 20% of our employees international. As our business continuously grows and expands, we are looking for talented engineers (front-end, back-end, data) to join our team in Tokyo.

We are very thankful to HDE for supporting the PyCon community by sponsorship to PyCon MY 2018!

PyCon MY is happening from 25 August to 26 August 2018 at University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (our venue partner).

Announcing Travel Stipend for speakers

We’re announcing today that we are giving up to RM 500 travel stipend.

To be eligible:-

  • Your CFP (proposal for talk) is accepted by PyCon Team
  • You are travelling from outside of Selangor and Kuala Lumpur state to PyCon MY

Simply fill up this Google form and we’ll reimburse through your PayPal account.

PyCon MY is happening from 25 August to 26 August 2018 at University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (our venue partner).

Announcing Python Software Foundation as our Platinum Sponsor

We are happy to announce Python Software Foundation (PSF) as our Platinum sponsor for PyCon MY 2018!

Here’s mission statement of PSF:

The mission of the Python Software Foundation is to promote, protect, and advance the Python programming language, and to support and facilitate the growth of a diverse and international community of Python programmers.

We are very thankful to PSF for supporting the PyCon community by sponsorship to PyCon MY 2018!

PyCon MY is happening from 25 August to 26 August 2018 at University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (our venue partner).

Speak for PyCon MY! Submit your proposal here 4th August 2018.

Announcing OnApp as our Silver Sponsor

We are happy to announce OnApp as our Silver sponsor for PyCon MY 2018!

Here’s some words from OnApp

OnApp is a company that develops cloud management, CDN and storage software for managed service providers and telcos. OnApp has more than 150 staff in the U.S, Europe and Asia-Pacific. Their headquarters are based in London, UK

The person in charge for tying up with us even had this to say: Python is being actively used as a core language in OnApp KL engineering team, and we are very extremely happy to be part of it to promote and contribute to the python community. Hope to see a larger Python talent pool in Malaysia, our beloved country.

We are very thankful to OnApp for supporting the PyCon community by sponsorship to PyCon MY 2018!

PyCon MY is happening from 25 August to 26 August 2018 at University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (our venue partner).

Speak for PyCon MY! Submit your proposal here 4th August 2018.

Development Sprint for PyCon MY 2018

For PyCon MY 2018, we are organizing a one day development sprint event, where developers regardless of skill level get together with project maintainers to work on open source projects.

Development sprint events are a great way for you to meet and actually work with experienced developers on interesting projects. More than often, conference development sprint events are where many new people start making their name working on open source projects. It’s a great place to start if you have ever thought of contributing to Open Source projects, but did not know where to start.

Development sprints for PyCon MY 2018 will be held at the Faculty of Computer Science and Information Technology, University Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Time: 10AM to 5:30PM
Sprint Venue: Makmal Mikro 1, Blok A, FSKTM, University Malaya.

The sprint event is free, and you are not required to purchase a PyCon MY 2018 ticket, but space is limited: Please be considerate to other people that really is interested to join the sprints, and only get tickets if you can confirm that you can attend the event.

If you’re interested to participate in the sprints, please get your free tickets here.

Sprint Lead

The development sprint will be lead by Steve Clarke, Group Chief Technical Consultant Ezy Mobile Sdn Bhd.

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Steve is an entrepreneurial and result driven Chief Technology Officer, with 25 years of experience providing expertise in developing competitive business strategies, providing technology solutions and management for start-ups, multinational companies and government departments in Australia and Asian region. He co-founded a few companies and is currently working on his fintech startup.

He has been programming in Python since Python 1.5 and he is a big advocate of the Open Source Community.

Announcing subsidized ticket for student

Great news! We’re announcing today that we are extending subsidized ticket of RM 130 to students. Simply fill up this Google form and we’ll send you a unique discount code.

To reiterate on what is a subsidized ticket:

Subsidized tickets
The subsidized ticket is basically a reduced-priced ticket, from the actual cost of a person to attend the conference. You will get everything a full-priced ticket will get: Access to the conference, morning coffee/tea and snacks, lunch and coffee/tea breaks. Your attendance are being supported in half by our generous sponsors.

As such, we would like to ask you (the community) to only purchase the subsidized ticket if you are a student and you can’t afford the full-price ticket but you really would want to come to PyCon MY 2018. The subsidized ticket is limited in number, so please think carefully before purchasing these.

Note: Travel stipend will be available via a different arrangement for conference speakers whose proposal has been selected.

PyCon MY is happening from 25 August to 26 August 2018 at University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (our venue partner).

Speak for PyCon MY! Submit your proposal here 4th August 2018.

Announcing SolutionX as our Silver Sponsor

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We are happy to announce SolutionX as our Silver sponsor for PyCon MY 2018!

Here’s some words from SolutionX.

SolutionX Software Sdn. Bhd. is a software house established since year 2001. Our organizational goal is to bring technologies into the hands of our customers to assist them in solving their business challenges. We achieve this by working closely with our customers, understanding their needs, before finally determining and developing suitable technologies to be employed to fulfill their business requirements.

We are very thankful to SolutionX for supporting the PyCon community by sponsorship to PyCon MY 2018!

PyCon MY is happening from 25 August to 26 August 2018 at University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (our venue partner).

Speak for PyCon MY! Submit your proposal here 4th August 2018.