PyCon UK 2019

Samathy Barratt

Samathy is a security software pythonista and free-software hacker. She enjoys computer science from the
hardware to the software via the theory.

Samathy is excited to learn, eager to share and enthusiastic about Python and
the people who make the community.
She can normally be found consuming fancy pour-over coffee, immersed in a sci-fi universe or writing Python and D.

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Regexplained - Understanding the theory of Regular Expressions
Samathy Barratt

This talk aims to break down Regular Expressions to their base concept as finite automata.
Attendees will leave this with an understanding of the theory of Regular Expressions,
allowing them to better understand and construct complex regexes.

No prior knowledge of regexes or finite automata is required.

Ferrier Hall