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PyCon 2019 | Take Back the Web with GraphQL Speaker: Robert Myers   GraphQL is an exciting technology that can help simplify web logic. Most of the attention has been focused on client-side improvements, such as reducing payload sizes and reducing total number of requests. This talk will show how GraphQL can structure your backend …

PyCon 2019 | How to engage Python contributors in the long term? Tech is easy, people are hard. Speaker: Victor Stinner   The CPython project is now 28 years old. It has active core developers, but almost all of them are volunteers. It’s difficult to ask someone to be committed into a project for 5 …

PyCon 2019 | Build Your Own 2D Platformer Game Speaker: Paul Vincent   Craven Use Python and the [Arcade](http://arcade.academy) library to create your own 2D platformer. Learn to work with Sprites and the [Tiled Map Editor](https://www.mapeditor.org/) to create your own games. Add coins, ramps, moving platforms, enemies, and more.   Slides can be found at: …

PyCon 2019 | Design Patterns in Python for the Untrained Eye Speaker: Ariel Ortiz   Design patterns are prepackaged solutions to common software design problems. We get two important benefits when using them. Firstly, we get a way to solve typical software development issues by using a proven solution. Secondly, we get a shared vocabulary …

PyCon 2019 | Open the Black Box: An Introduction to Model Interpretability in Python Speaker: Kevin Lemagnen   What’s the use of sophisticated machine learning models if you can’t interpret them? In fact, many industries including finance and healthcare require clear explanations of why a decision is made. This tutorial covers recent model interpretability techniques …

PyCon 2019 | Faster Python Programs – Measure, don’t Guess Speaker: Mike Müller   Optimization can often help to make Python programs faster or use less memory. Developing a strategy, establishing solid measuring and visualization techniques as well as knowing about algorithmic basics and datastructures are the foundation for a successful optimization. The tutorial will …

PyCon 2019 | Building reproducible Python applications for secured environments Speaker: Kushal Das   We all have to package Python based applications for various environments, starting from command line tools, to web applications. And depending on the users, it can be installed on thousands on computers or on a selected few systems. https://pypi.org is our …

PyCon 2019 | Shipping your first Python package and automating future publishing Speaker: Chris Wilcox   One of the best things about Python is the vast ecosystem of packages available on the Python Package Index. Shipping your first Python package can be intimidating. This talk aims to remove the mystery of Python packaging and enable …

PyCon 2019 | Eita! Why Internationalization and Localization matter Speaker: Nicolle Cysneiros   According to the always trustworthy Wikipedia, there are approximately 360 million native English speakers in the world. We, as developers, are so used to write code and documentation in English that we may not realize that this number only represents 4.67% of …

PyCon 2019 | Plug-n-Stream Player Piano: Signal Processing With Python Speaker: JP Bader   Digital Signal Processing and Player Piano don’t normally come together in the same sentance. Player Pianos that are 100+ years old are awesome artisan artifacts, but they don’t play digital formats very well. This talk will show how we take a …