"Python ecosystem in Brazil: nobody is left out"

Fernando Masanori Ashikaga (~fernando_masanori)


Role of the community in the growth of the use of language. Contributions from 'Python for Zumbis', a free online course in Portuguese, which reached 120 thousand students last year. Average of 20% of assistants made up of women. Great participation of journalists in the courses.

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Python Software Foundation 2017 Q4 Fellow Member. Fernando is a Professor at FATEC São José dos Campos and loves teaching. He developed projects for Software Express, Cobra Technology, Credicard Mastercard, PwC (PriceWaterhouseCoopers) and ITAÚ Bank Boston. His interests are Python, Business Analytics, NoSQL. He is creator of the first brazilian MOOC to teach programming "Python for Zombies"

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Section: Culture and society
Type: Talks
Target Audience: Beginner
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