Speaking

Here are references to some of my talks, workshops and articles.

2018

February

video Mini-interview: Outreachy at OpenStack

2017

February

video Mini-interview: TripleO UI work during the Ocata release

July

talk Deep-dive: TripleO: Internationalisation in the UI
Material: Transcript

2014

January

video Mini-interview: OpenStack/Horizon: Red Hat stands behind the code

June

talk Training: Making your first contribution to OpenStack, in Tog.

July

talk Training: Making your first contribution to OpenStack, in Tog.

talk Talk: I want to help! How to make your first contribution to open-source. Berlin (Germany), for EuroPython 2014.
Material: slides - hand-out - recording

talk Training: Making your first contribution to OpenStack. Berlin (Germany), for EuroPython 2014.
Material: slides

November

writing Article: PyCon Ireland 2014 report on the Red Hat Community site.

2013

January

talk Short talk: Making your first open-source contribution. Dublin (Ireland), for the Ireland Girl Geek Dinner.
Material: slides (missing minor updates) - Transcript

February

talk Short talk: Mentoring in Open-Source (WIP). Dublin (Ireland), for the Irish Linux User Group's AGM.
Material: slides

March

talk Short talk (Walkthrough): How to contribute to Django. Dublin (Ireland), for Tog's open-source night.
Related blog post: 1

April

talk Talk (Walkthrough): Testing in Horizon. Portland, OR (USA), for OpenStack Summit Portland 2013.
Related: Talk page - Transcript

talk Panelist: What everyone ought to know about OpenStack internships. Portland, OR (USA), for OpenStack Summit Portland 2013.
Material: Recording

May

talk Short talk: git-review. Dublin (Ireland), for the Irish Linux User Group Tech Talks.

June

talk Deep Dive: Making your first open-source contribution. Dublin (Ireland), for theDotConf.
Material: slides (missing minor updates) - Transcript (from January 2013)

August

writing Short Interview: OpenStack - Open Mic Spotlight

November

talk Design Session: Integration testing for Horizon. Hong Kong (China), for OpenStack Summit Hong-Kong 2013.
Related: Talk page

2011

January

talk Training: Introduction to programming
Introduction to Python, to a group of 6 adults, the majority of them Political Sciences PhD students, in Trinity College. Evening lessons over 6 weeks.
Related blog posts: 1 2 3

August

talk Lightning talk: Making your first open-source contribution. Dublin (Ireland), for Irish Hackerspaces Week.
Material: slides - Transcript
Related blog posts: 1

October

talk Training: Introduction to programming
Introduction to programming in Tog over 5 weeks, to a group of 8 adults and 1 teenager. We used Python.
Related blog posts: 1

2010

February

talk Training: Introduction to programming
Introduction to programming using Python, to a group of 6 teenagers.
Related blog posts: 1 2 3

August

talk Talk: Oh sweet! The Sugar learning environment. Dublin (Ireland), for Irish Hackerspaces week.
Material: slides
Related blog posts: 1 - 2

talk Training: Introduction to programming
Introduction to programming using Python, taught over 5 weeks to a group of 8 adults in the Tog hackerspace.
Related blog posts: 1 2 3 4
Student feedback: 1

October

writing Writing: Griffin, J. and Pichon, J. (2010) 'Seeing is believing: using Data Visualisation for formative feedback in computer supported online learning collaboration', Int. J. Electronic Business, Vol. 8, Nos. 4/5, pp.331–341.
Full article
Related blog post: 1

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