Christian Heimes

Christian Heimes

Christian is a long time Python developer from Hamburg/Germany. In the past he has contributed to several Open Source projects such as the CPython interpreter. In the past years he has helped to keep Python secure, for example as member of the Python security response team, secure hashing (PEP 456) and improvements of Python's TLS/SSL module. Nowadays he is employed by Red Hat and works on OpenShift container security, FreeIPA identity management and Dogtag public key infrastructure.

Montreal 2023 sessions

Ask a Python core developer anything

English session - Beginner

What did you always wanted to know about Python core development, Python security, global Python community, or open source development in general? You get a chance to have your questions answered by a long-time Python core developer and professional open source developer. You'll be able to pre-submit questions sli.do and upvote questions from others. I'll also take questions during the talk.

What’s new in Python 3.11 & 3.12-dev

English session - Beginner

Python 3.11 is the latest release of the Python programming language with several improvements and new features. It’s also the first release with performance improvement from “Faster CPython” effort with speedups up to 10-60%. I’ll give you an overview of new features, how the performance improvements were implemented as well as a peek preview of new features in 3.12-dev.

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