Oleksii Pilkevych

speaker

Oleksii Pilkevych studies Wroclaw University of Science and Technology and works in Nokia as a Python developer for test automation.

Loves sports, psychology and stand-up comedy. If triggered - can go on about music, prog metal bands, time signatures, and concept albums until your brain explodes.

 

Presentations

Hate yourself? Keep using Python 2 (2019)


Even though Python 2 maintenance ends in 2020 and Python 3 has been around for a while, not everyone is eager to migrate.

Deadlines, new features, technical difficulties, lack of understanding lead to growing technical debt that:

  1. Slows you down
  2. Makes your code uglier
  3. Is pretty easy to avoid (most of the time)

You're suffering and the suffering is severe! Here's why you really should migrate…