TOGETHER IS BETTER THAN ALONE
NOW IS BETTER THAN NEVER

FEATURED SPONSOR

We'd like to thank Braintree for their amazing support. Without sponsors like them we couldn't exist.

Learn more about Braintree
and all of our sponsors today

NEXT EVENT: CHIPY __MAIN__ MEETING MARCH 2021

When: March 11, 2021, 6 p.m.

Where: Remote Meeting

RSVPs

Current Attendance: 6 Pythonistas

TOPICS FOR NEXT EVENT

DevOps for developers (or maybe against them?!)
By: Baruch Sadogursky
Experience Level: Novice

"DevOps" is the operations people’s crafty plan to make developers do other people's work, but we are smart enough to see right through this naive rebranding trick! Baruch suggests you think about it: we, the developers, have written all the code. It passes all the tests; it obviously works, and works well (Are we a little proud? We are!); so we are DONE. Now, out of the blue, a bunch of "thought leaders" (all with an operations background, mind you!) …

Learn more

Adding structure to a sea of chaos: a principled approach to authorization using Python + SQLAlchemy
By: Sam Scott
Experience Level: Intermediate

Authorization is an unstructured problem. Writing code to decide who can do what in your app can cover a broad set of cases. The most structure that typically gets applied to this problem area is a set of if statements and roles, but in reality, there are a lot more patterns and structure that we can apply. oso is an open source system for building authorization into applications. It's a bit like SQLAlchemy in that it provides a structured approached …

Learn more

JOIN US

Collaborate on Code!
Chat on Slack!
Events on Meetup!
Check out our Tweets!
Watch us on YouTube!

ABOUT US

Founded in 2003, Chicago Python User Group is one of the world's most active programming language special interest groups with over 1,000 active members and many more prestigious alumni. Our main focus is the Python Programming Language. There are many ways to get and stay involved. Meetings are open to all levels. Our main meetings are on the 2nd Thursday of every month and happen online remotely. We have SIGs (Special Interest Groups) in: Mentorship, Data Science, Web technologies, and Finance.
Happy ChiPy people
ChiPy Attendees working on projects together