Carpentries @ Stanford - Python Introduction

Thu October 15th 2020, 1:00 - 4:00pm
Event Sponsor
Stanford University Libraries
Virtual via Zoom (will be emailed to participants separately)
Carpentries @ Stanford - Python Introduction

Time and Date: Thursday, 2020-10-15 / 13:00 - 16:00 (Pacific Daylight Time)

Location: Virtual via Zoom (will be emailed to participants separately) 

Admission: Free. Open to Current Stanford Affiliates only. Registration is required, and offered on a first-come first-serve basis. Space is limited, with a waitlist when all slots are full. 

Registration: Logging into Google using your Stanford email address and sign-on credentials (you may need to sign out of your personal account first in order to do this), sign up here:

Audience: Faculty / Staff / Students / Postdocs 

Event Sponsor: Stanford University Libraries - Carpentries Program

Event Contact: Zac Painter, zwp [at] 

Lead Instructors: Dr. Chris Roat, Software Developer (Experimental Physics, School of Medicine)

Workshop Assistants: Zac Painter, Librarian (Engineering)Dr. Timothy Machado, Postdoctoral Researcher (Bioengineering)

Course Description: Python has rapidly become the programming language of choice for many people across the world, thanks to its flexibility and ease of use. In this hands-on workshop, attendees will learn some of the basics behind how to program in Python, and how they can leverage the language for different tasks. No prior experience is required.