Learn about Microservices and Python

Wednesday, June 12, 2019 - 18:00
San Francisco Python Meetup Group
San Francisco

On June 12, join over 100 Python developers from the San Francisco Bay Area for SF Python's monthly presentation night!

If you'd like to present at future meetups, please submit your talk ideas at https://bit.ly/sfpythoncfp.

Please remember to register at tito: https://ti.to/sf-python/presentation-june-12-2019

Our generous sponsor NerdWallet will also provide pizza and drinks for this evening.


###Lightning talks

* An easy way to locally test AWS Lambda functions, Chip Garner
* Bitcoin programming with Python, Fode Diop
* You can use Python on Glitch.com, it's not just for JavaScript, Danny Page

###Short talk(15 mins)

Intro Into Google Cloud Functions, Grant Timmerman

Google Cloud Functions makes it easy for developers to run and scale code in the cloud and build event-driven serverless applications. In this talk you'll learn about the latest updates with Google Cloud Functions along with a few demos of Functions working in action!

Grant is a developer platform engineer at Google where he works on Google Cloud Platform. Previously he led open source for G Suite APIs. He loves Node, GitHub, and plays the alto saxophone in his spare time.

###Main talk (25 mins)

Introduction to NATS Messaging with Python3, Waldemar Quevedo

NATS (https://nats.io) is a simple, secure and performant communications system for all digital systems, services and devices. This talk will give an overview about the project along with examples of how to use its asyncio client (https://github.com/nats-io/asyncio-nats) to build applications using NATS streams and services.

Waldemar Quevedo is a core contributor of NATS and maintainer of its Python and Ruby clients. He is also author of "Practical NATS" one of the first books about the project. He currently works at Synadia Communications, Inc., developing a global communications network based on NATS.


6:00p - Check-in and mingle, with food provided by our generous sponsor!

7:05p - Welcome

7:30p - Door close

7:10p - Lightning talks, short talk, announcements (hiring? job searching? cool thing to share with everyone?), and main talk

8:15p - More mingling

9:00p - Hard stop

Getting here:

- Driving: [Civic Center Garage](https://goo.gl/maps/i75irCqW3vSNPvLaA)
- Uber/Lyft: drop a pin on Jessie St behind the 875 Stevenson building
- BART/Muni: Civic Center or Van Ness are the closest stations
- Cycling: Please park your bikes on the street

This event is produced by:

SF Python, a volunteers-run organization aiming to foster the Python Community in the Bay Area. Please check out their flagship event, [PyBay2019](https://pybay.com), 4th Annual Regional Python Conference in SF on August 15-18.

Venue and food is through the generosity of NerdWallet. NerdWallet offers consumers clarity for all of life's financial decisions. Whether it's regarding credit cards, insurance, loans or investing, people lack the clear, unbiased information they need to make the best choice. With NerdWallet, consumers have free access to user-friendly tools and advice that save time and money, and give them the freedom to do more. For more information, visit nerdwallet.com.


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