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Chapters:

QCon 2018: Sally Radwan on What Does Explainable AI Really Mean?

Douglas Creager on Pastry

Sean T. Allen on Life Beyond Distributed Transactions: An Apostate’s Opinion

July Meetups

We have another great line-up of meet-ups scheduled for July across a number of our chapters:

Chattanooga 7/3: Chris Keathley on Writing, reading, and talking mathematics

Columbus 7/5: Coordination Breakdowns & their Impact on Development Productivity & Failures

Nea Ionia 7/5: Nikolaos Papaspyrou on QuickCheck

Seattle 7/5: PWL #45: Boss Competence and Worker Well-Being

San Diego 7/5: GloVe: Global Vectors for Word Representation

Bangalore 7/7: Time, Clocks and the Ordering of Events in a Distributed System with Ciju

Rio de Janeiro 7/9: PWL #16: Microservices: The Journey So Far and Challenges Ahead

Denver 7/9: Data Visualization: Value Suppressing Uncertainty Palettes @DDD + Papers We Love

New York 7/10: John Feminella on Bitcoin: A Peer-to-Peer Electronic Cash System

Saint Louis 7/16: Vacancy in St. Louis

London 7/18: Comonads all the way down (by Tom Harding)

Columbus 7/19: "New Directions in Cryptography," by Whitfield Diffie and Martin Hellman

Montréal 7/19: "A Difficulty in the Concept of Social Welfare"

Belfast 7/21: Structure and Interpretation of Computer Programs, Part III

Rio de Janeiro 7/23: PWL #17: Expectations, outcomes, and challenges of modern code review

Porto 7/24: PWL #06 :: Deep Neural Networks and Distributed Consensus

cambridge 7/26: Douglas Creager on Pastry peer-to-peer overlay network

San Francisco 7/26: Sean T. Allen on Life Beyond Distributed Transactions: An Apostate’s Opinion

Kyiv 7/27: Papers We Love Kyiv, Summer 2018

June Meetups

We have another great line-up of meet-ups scheduled for June across a number of our chapters:

Rio de Janeiro 6/4: PWL #14: A Tutorial Introduction to the Lambda Calculus

Chattanooga 6/5: Neil Menne on Unsupervised Anomaly Detection via Variational Auto-Encoders

Nea Ionia 6/7: Diomidis Spinellis on Unix Architecture Evolution Milestones and Lessons Learned

Brasilia 6/7: PWL #08: Microservices: The Journey So Far and Challenges Ahead

Seattle 6/7: PWL #44: Dynamic Split Points in a Decision Tree

San Diego 6/7: Open Sound Control [1997]

Porto 6/13: PWL #05 :: Edge Bundling and Ethereum

London 6/14: Bruno Bonacci on Viewstamped Replication

Belfast 6/16: Structure and Interpretation of Computer Programs, Part II

Rio de Janeiro 6/18: PWL #15: Your coffee shop uses cloud computing

Vienna 6/20: June: The Log-Structured Merge-Tree

Columbus 6/21: Software Design X-Rays: Fix Technical Debt with Behavioral Code Analysis

New York 6/27: PWLNYC: QCon NYC Edition w/ Carmen, Sally, and Matt

Fairfax 6/27: The Structure of Recurrent Neural Networks in Natural Language Processing