Talks and workshops
These is an incomplete list of the talks and workshops I have given or am scheduled to give.
- 17 Sept
PyCon UK 2018: A Plumber’s Guide to Git.A repeat of my PyCon UK workshop from 2017, but for a fresh audience. This uses the same notes as previous versions of the workshop.”
- 16 Sept
PyCon UK 2018: Assume Worst Intent (Designing against the abusive ex).A refined version of my talk about online harassment from April (Anti-Social Media). How do we design services and platforms to reduce the risk of harassment and abuse from other users?
- 15 Sept
PyCon UK 2018: Building Trust in an Age of Suspicious Minds.I was invited to give the opening keynote at this year’s PyCon UK. In a world where people are less and less trusting, how can we take steps to make ourselves more trustable?
- 18 May
Oxford Python: A Plumber’s Guide to Git.Another repeat of my PyCon UK workshop, held in the Oxford Centre for Innovation.
- 18 April
Bournemouth University: (Anti-)Social Media.A lecture for students on the Cyber Security Management course about online harassment – identifying some of the ways services are often used for harassment, thinking about common threat models, and some good practices for building safer services.
You can read my slides and rough notes.
- 6 Mar
CamPUG: A Plumber’s Guide to Git.A repeat of my PyCon UK workshop. Since this workshop was unexpectedly over-booked, I wrote up my notes and diagrams so everybody can use them.
- 5 Dec
CamPUG: An ode to docopt.A lightning talk about the docopt library. You can read my slides and transcript.
- 27 Oct
- 27 Oct
PyCon UK: A Plumber’s Guide to Git.How does Git work under the hood? A workshop that uses low-level Git “plumbing” commands to reconstruct a Git workflow from scratch, and see how Git stores data internally. There isn’t a video, but you can read my notes.
- 26 Oct
- 8 Mar
QCon London: Property-Based Testing In Practice.You can read slides and links.
- 18 Sept
PyCon UK: An introduction to property-based testing and Hypothesis.
- 7 June
CamPUG: Introduction to property-based testing.
- 17 Feb
Queens’ College Maths Society: Colossus.