Schedule – PyCon HK 2020 Fall

Schedule – PyCon HK 2020 Fall

The tentative schedule of PyCon HK 2020 Fall splits into 3 tracks which are Business track, English and Cantonese Community track. Tickets are now on sales.

6 November, Friday – Business Track

14:00 – 14:10Welcome Session: The status of the Python community in 2020 (Sammy Fung)
14:10 – 14:40Sponsored Session: Python is your friend with MySQL Shell (Ivan Ma) (Hong Kong)
14:50 – 15:20Sponsored Session: Develop Cloud-Native Application using MySQL Database Service (Ryan Kuan) (Malaysia) (English)
15:20 – 15:40Short Break
15:40 – 16:10Sponsored Session: Python Debugging: Pro Tips and Not-So-Obvious Tricks (Dave Glover) (Australia)
16:20 – 16:50Sponsored Session: Data-rich content management with Django CMS and Django REST Framework (Danny Vu) (USA)
16:50 – 17:10Wrap-up of Sponsor Sessions and Short Break
17:10 – 17:40A review of gap-filling techniques in time series data (Sara Iris Garcia) (Guatemala)
17:50 – 18:20Keynote Session: Real Time Monitoring for Machine Learning in Production (Alejandro Saucedo) (United Kingdom)
18:20 – 18:30Day 1 wrap-up and Introduction of Day 2 sessions.

7 November, Saturday – English Community Track

10:00 – 10:40Welcome & English Keynote Session:
Short Welcome Speech by PyCon HK organiser. What I have learned in building a production
website that serves PyCon APAC 2020 within 4 days
(Tang Ing Wei) (Malaysia)
10:45 – 11:15Plug into JAX frameworks (Nick Doiron) (Boston, USA)
11:15 – 11:30Short Break
11:30 – 12:00Miniframes: Developing Embedded Graphical User Interfaces using LCDs and Microcontroller via Micropython User (Diogenes Armando D. Pascua) (Philippines)
12:10 – 12:40Building REST API endpoint with FastAPI (Chris Choy) (Hong Kong)
12:40 – 12:45Wrap-up of Day 2 Morning

7 November, Saturday – Cantonese Community Track

14:30 – 14:40Welcome Speech by PyCon HK organiser.
14:40 – 15:10Integrating data pipeline with Tensorflow model deployment using PySpark (Winnie Yeung) (Hong Kong)
15:15 – 15:45Build COVID-19 Chatbot with Python (Kinfey Lo) (Canton)
15:45 – 16:00Tea Break
16:00 – 16:30Apache Heron, the stream processing system, in Cybersecurity with Python (Windham Wong) (Hong Kong)
16:35 – 17:05Building interactive map portal with GeoDjango (Ho Wa Wong) (Hong Kong)

17:15 – 18:00
Cantonese Keynote & Closing Session
Keynote Session: When technology meets humanity – Sign language recognition translator for Hong Kong hearing impaired community (Rush Wong) (Hong Kong)
Wrap-up of Day 2 Afternoon.
2020 Q2 Report of PyCon HK and the local Python community (Sammy Fung)