Spotify SF (pre PyCon) Developer Meetup

When: Back to Calendar March 14, 2013 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Where: RocketSpace
181 Fremont Street
San Francisco,CA 94105


Interested in learning more about what the Spotify engineering team is working on? Join us in our San Francisco location for our first tech meetup! We’ll be hosting talks by our technical team and previewing some topics from the upcoming PyCon event in March. Drinks & food provided.

  • 6:30 – 7:00pm: Mingle / Drinks & Food
  • 7:00 – 8:30pm: Featured Talks: Elias Freider - Luigi – Batch Data Processing in Python; Elias Freider and Erik Bernhardsson are the main authors of the recently open-sourced Luigi Python framework for batch data processing and dependency management, used by Spotify for crunching terabytes of data every day. Luigi, conceived and implemented at Spotify, provides an infrastructure that powers all kinds of stuff including recommendations, toplists, A/B test analysis, external reports, internal dashboards, etc.; Erik Bernhardsson – Collaborative Filtering @ Spotify – more details coming!; Axel Liljencrantz – How we use Cassandra @ Spotify – more details coming!
  • 8:30 – 8:45pm:  Q&A / Panel - Questions from the audience
  • 8:45 – 9:00pm: Wrap Up and move to drinks nearby