[Chicago] Free 1-day Python Training Course

Joe Baker joebaker at dcresearch.com
Mon Oct 8 16:24:06 CEST 2007

I'd love to attend one of these dry runs of your "Python In Action"
classes.  Although I have been studying Python, I don't use it enough to
have the experience I want with it.

If you do get a location for this in Chicago which would allow guests to
attend, I'd love to be a test student.

-Joe Baker
262-763-3591 work

David Beazley wrote:
> Greetings all!
> As some of you might know, I am going to be giving a tutorial "Python  
> in Action" at the upcoming USENIX LISA'07 conference in Dallas.
>      http://www.usenix.org/events/lisa07/training/tutonefile.html#f4
> Since this is a brand new class, I would like to give it a dry run  
> here in Chicago before heading off to Dallas.  Therefore, I'm looking  
> for a willing victim who would like to have this class taught on-site  
> for absolutely free.  Yes, free as in free beer.  However, there are  
> a couple of basic ground rules:
>   -  It must be scheduled sometime between October 22-31.
>   -  It must be scheduled as an all-day class (9am-5pm).  It's not a  
> seminar.
>   -  No more than 20 attendees.
>   -  You provide space for the class, a video projector for  
> presentation,
>      and computers for anyone who might attend (or people can bring  
> laptops).
>   -  I will provide presentation slides electronically, but it is up  
> to you
>      to print them out if you want.
>   -  The class must be in the city of Chicago, easily accessible by  
> public
>      transportation (sorry, no driving to the burbs for this).
> Also, it's very important to emphasize that this class is intended  
> for an audience of system admins/systems programmers.  It would not  
> be appropriate for absolute beginners or as a class for people who  
> just want to learn how to program.   No previous experience with  
> Python is assumed however.
> If this sounds interesting, please send me a private email (d- 
> beazley at sbcglobal.net).
> Cheers,
> Dave
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