[python-uk] Fwd: [jsig] CODE ITevent, London, 13/09, 6.30pm
mamading at gmail.com
Wed Sep 5 18:02:37 CEST 2007
Does someone want to represent Python at this event?
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From: richardtandoh <richardtandoh at yahoo.com>
Date: 05-Sep-2007 10:43
Subject: [jsig] CODE ITevent, London, 13/09, 6.30pm
To: jsig at yahoogroups.com
I thought some of you might be interested in an event I've put
together for the British Computer Society (BCS) - details below. It
is a sort of 'state of the nation' talk by representatives of the .NET
User Group (DNUG), Java Web User Group (JAVAWUG), London Flex User
Group and London Ruby User Group (LRUG).
There will be a good amount of time left for audience participation,
so please come along and join in.
The event is FREE to attend, but registration is required - see below.
CODE IT: .NET, Java, Flex & Ruby (on Rails)
Thursday 13th September 2007
6.30 - 8.30pm
BCS, First Floor, The Davidson Building, 5 Southampton
Street, London WC2E 7HA.
Talk organised by the North London Branch (NLB,
http://www.nlondon.bcs.org/) of the British Computer
What are the choices when it comes to modern
programming languages? When is Java a better option
than one of the .NET languages and vice versa? What
advantages do more modern languages such as Flex and
Ruby on Rails offer? What frameworks and Open Source
projects are driving the adoption of these languages?
Why are Microsoft, Sun and Adobe all creating variants
of their core languages for creating Rich Internet
Come and get an update on the .NET programming
languages, Java, Flex and Ruby (on Rails) that will
address the above and more, from those that are really
in the know. No, not the vendors, but the members of
Our expert presenters are:
* IAN COOPER
Founder, .NET User Group (DNUG)
* PETER PILGRIM
Founder, Java Web User Group (JAVAWUG)
* CHESTER CHIPPERFIELD
Organiser, London Flex User Group
* CHRIS PARSONS
Member, London Ruby User Group (LRUG)
The event is FREE to attend, but registration is
required. To register, please send an email to
bcsnlb at yahoo.co.uk with the following information:
- Full Name
- Job Title
- BCS Member (Y/N)
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