Saying Yes

Piers Cawley (Thermeon)
Keynote
Location: Portland Ballroom
Average rating: ****.
(4.74, 31 ratings)

“Piers, do you want to do a keynote at OSCON?”
“Yes! What should I talk about?”
“Well… you know xkcd.com?”
“Yes.”
“There’s this strip over here. It’d be fun if…”
“Oh! Hell yes!”
So here I am. Saying yes.

Photo of Piers Cawley

Piers Cawley

Thermeon

Piers Cawley started programming Perl in the mid nineties, but recently spent a few years working as a Ruby programmer.

He’s currently writing Perl for Thermeon Europe

He’s a singer and balloon modeller, and has created custom balloon millinery for Sarah Novotny.

Comments on this page are now closed.

Comments

Picture of Christopher Neugebauer
Christopher Neugebauer
07/27/2012 9:42pm PDT

Uncertain of the educational merit of the song about space.

(but lots and lots of fun. Thanks!)

Picture of ben hengst
ben hengst
07/20/2012 11:02pm PDT

I love it when you get us to sing. Thanks again for sharing that wonderful song with us.

Sponsors

For information on exhibition and sponsorship opportunities at the conference, contact Sharon Cordesse at (707) 827-7065 or scordesse@oreilly.com.

View a complete list of OSCON contacts