Python Workshop

Working Group Python Workshop

For Researchers in Mathematics and Computer Science

Date/Time Talk details
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Fabien Mathieu - Python 101
Paris-Rennes Room (EIT Digital), 75013 Paris
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Rémy Léone - Git 101 - How to use git in an idiomatic way
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Maxime Mouchet - Asynchronous programming in Python
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Fabien Mathieu - Python profiling
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Sébastien Tixeuil - Python Threads 101 + Python Sockets 102
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Rémy Léone - Container Overview
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
François Durand - Fastcore
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Gérard Burnside - Presentation of Huggingface Transformers library for Natural Language Processing
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Matthieu Gouel - Takeaways of building a research-oriented system
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Sébastien Tixeuil - Python Sockets 101
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Topic: Python programming.

Audience: The Python Workshop is intended for researchers in mathematics and computer science, but anyone can attend online.

Practical details: The sessions are held every third Wednesday from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm (Central European Summer Time), in the premises of the Lincs and online. To receive the invitations, register to the mailing list. Videos, slides and notebooks of previous sessions are on the website.

Coordinator: François Durand (


In the Python Workshop, Python users of all levels share their knowledge. Each member is encouraged to be the speaker of a session: even if you are not a Python expert, the latest package that you’ve begun using is probably not known by everyone, so do not hesitate to present it! Alternatively, if you prefer, you can also simply attend the sessions as part of the audience.

In the past sessions, we covered topics such as:

As a speaker:

  • Do not hesitate to start from an online tutorial or documentation and to prepare a digest of it.
  • You can prepare a lecture, a practical work session, or a mix of the two.
  • Please try to provide code files.