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Software is Dead; Long Live Software!



Peter Wang keynotes on the existential question of what software "is", in an age when hardware ranges from smartphones to bacterial DNA to data centers, and the pragmatic question of how software developers can stay afloat amidst the accelerating pace of hardware disruption.


Peter Wang is the co-founder and president of Continuum Analytics, a young startup focused on taking Python analytics, scientific computing, and data visualization to the next level. He has been professionally developing with Python for almost 15 years, and is an active participant in the scientific Python and PyData communities. Peter holds a BA in Physics from Cornell University.

About the conference

Software is Changing the World. QCon empowers software development by facilitating the spread of knowledge and innovation in the developer community. A practitioner-driven conference, QCon is designed for technical team leads, architects, engineering directors, and project managers who influence innovation in their teams.

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Nov 13, 2014