Steven Lott

Hands-on Python workshop with programmer/author Steven Lott: Namespaces

A honking great idea... but how do we do more of these?

Date: This event took place live on January 12 2016

Presented by: Steven Lott

Duration: Approximately 60 minutes.

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In this hands-on workshop led by Steven Lott, author of 'Python for Secret Agents', 'Functional Python Programming' and 'Mastering Object-oriented Python' you will learn:

What Namespaces are

  • All the places we use them
  • Using the three built-in namespace alternatives
  • How we can build our own

Other places we can (and should) use them

  • Analytic apps that crunch numbers
  • Extract-Transform-Load apps that move bulk data
  • Run-time configuration settings

Don't miss this hands-on workshop!

About Steven Lott

Steven F. Lott has been programming since the 70s, when computers were large, expensive, and rare. As a contract software developer and architect, he has worked on hundreds of projects from very small to very large. He's been using Python to solve business problems for over 10 years.

He's particularly adept struggling with gnarly data representation problems. His titles with Packt include Mastering Object-Oriented Python, Python for Secret Agents, and Functional Python Programming. He's currently finishing a fourth title: Python Essentials. Watch for another in the Python for Secret Agents series.

Steven is a technomad who lives in various places on the east coast of the US. His technology blog is:

Twitter: @s_lott

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