Alex is a freelancing consultant and speaker via Hultnér Technologies AB. He's been hacking on hardware and software since early childhood and loves to solve problems. Python has been his primary focus for the past 6 years.
He is an avid speaker who's recently been a keynote-speaker PyCon SE and BelPy, and also spoken at PyCon US, EuroPython, Python Web Conference, PiterPy, FlaskCon, Python Pizza, various other conferences. Some of his recent talks are available at YouTube.
Alongside consulting he's performing workshops and courses. He's currently making an online course on Property-Based Testing in Python.
Live stream: https://youtu.be/kO5Es7KKUIY
This talk provides a hands-on deep-dive into the wheel file format and python packaging. First, we will slash the tire, see what's inside, and then build new wheels from scratch.
You will learn about the inner workings of a crucial part of the Python packaging ecosystem and understand what your tools do behind the covers.