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I wish I learnt that earlier!

Python is an easy language to learn. Many Python programmers just picked it up thinking “It can’t be too different from X, just with indents!”. By learning a language this way you don’t discover the features unique to that language.

In this talk we’ll take a tour of Python features that are easily missed. This includes list comprehension, generator functions and the PEP documents. Where appropriate time comparisons between different methods will be given.

Rachel Bunder

Rachel has been programming for over 10 years and has been using Python for 5. She is a Data Scientist and a organiser for Sydney Python and Sydney PyLadies. Rachel enjoys making big booms with Napoleonic artillery pieces, creating things with her hands and playing with data.