[Python-au] Kiwi PyCon 2013 Keynote: Jessica McKellar

Danny Adair president at nzpug.org
Sun Jul 7 21:44:53 UTC 2013

Do not miss out on this inspirational speaker! - http://nz.pycon.org/

Our Sunday Keynote Speech

Jessica will be talking about the Python community.

Jessica about Jessica

Jessica McKellar is an entrepreneur, software engineer, and open
source developer from Cambridge, MA. She is a Python Software
Foundation board member and an organizer for the largest Python user
group in the world [1]. With that group she runs the Boston Python
Workshop [2] -- an introductory programming pipeline that has brought
hundreds of women into the local Python community and is being
replicated in cities across the US. Jessica is a veteran open source
contributor and a maintainer for several open source projects,
including OpenHatch and the Twisted event-driven networking engine;
she wrote a chapter on Twisted [3] for The Architecture of Open Source
Applications Volume II and the second edition of O'Reilly's Twisted
Networking Essentials.

[1] http://bostonpython.com
[2] http://bostonpythonworkshop.com/
[3] http://www.aosabook.org/en/twisted.html

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