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Diamond Sponsors

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  • Intel
  • Microsoft

Gold Sponsors

  • Dell Inc.
  • Hewlett Packard
  • IBM
  • Mozilla Corporation

Silver Sponsors

  • ActiveState
  • Autodesk
  • Google
  • Greenplum
  • Ingres
  • Novell, Inc.
  • OpSource
  • Rearden Commerce
  • SnapLogic
  • ThoughtWorks
  • Ticketmaster

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Code Like a Pythonista: Idiomatic Python
David Goodger, Director & Secretary, Python Software Foundation
Date: Monday, July 23, 2007
Time: 8:30AM - 12:00PM
Location:  Portland 256
SQLAlchemy: Taming ORM with Python
Jonathan Ellis, Berkeley Data Systems
Date: Tuesday, July 24, 2007
Time: 1:30PM - 5:00PM
Location:  D135
Super-sizing YouTube
Mike Solomon, YouTube
Date: Thursday, July 26, 2007
Time: 10:45AM - 11:30AM
Location:  Portland 256
How to Write a Killer Sugar Activity
Justin Gallardo, OSU Open Source Lab
Date: Thursday, July 26, 2007
Time: 11:35AM - 12:20PM
Location:  Portland 256
Exploiting Multicore Capabilities from Python
Rachael Madsen
Date: Thursday, July 26, 2007
Time: 1:45PM - 2:30PM
Location:  Portland 256
Python 3000
Guido van Rossum, Language Architect, Creator of Python
Date: Thursday, July 26, 2007
Time: 2:35PM - 3:20PM
Location:  Portland 256
Programming for Everybody: CP4E
Kirby Urner, Partner, 4D Solutions
Date: Thursday, July 26, 2007
Time: 4:30PM - 5:15PM
Location:  Portland 256
Coding with Dynamic Confidence
Matt Harrison, Senior Software Engineer, SpikeSource
Date: Thursday, July 26, 2007
Time: 5:20PM - 6:05PM
Location:  Portland 256