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Intermediate Perl - 15-16th Feb 2011
Advanced Perl Techniques - 17-18th Feb 2011

Tutor: Dave Cross

Intermediate Perl - 15-16th Feb:

This course is aimed at people who have done a little Perl programming and who want to add another dimension to their Perl knowledge. This is the knowledge that separates real "Perl programmers" from people who simply "use Perl"

  • Types of variable
  • Reusable code
  • Templates
  • Strict and warnings
  • Object orientation
  • Databases
  • References
  • Sorting
  • Testing
  • Dates & times
  • Further information

Advanced Perl Techniques - 17th-18th Feb

This course is aimed at people who have a lot of experience with Perl. It teaches many of the latest and most powerful techniques being used by Perl programmers. The exact contents of this course will change as new techniques are introduced.

  • Perl 5.10 & 5.12
  • Advanced testing
  • Handling exceptions
  • Profiling & benchmarking
  • Object Oriented programming with Moose
  • DBIx::Class
  • Catalyst
  • Web development with Plack

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TUTOR Biography:

Dave Cross is the owner of Magnum Solutions Ltd, an Open Source consultancy company based in London. In 1998 he started which has grown to be one of the largest Perl Mongers groups in the world. He nominally led the group until September 2001. Between August 2002 and June 2006 he was the Perl Mongers User Groups Co-ordinator for the Perl Foundation. Dave is a regular speaker at Perl and Open Source conferences and is often invited to present tutorials alongside the main conference. He is the author of "Data Munging with Perl" (Manning, 2001) and a co-author of "Perl Template Toolkit" (O'Reilly, 2003). Dave lives in South West London. The rumours about gold-plated cats were never true.

The tutorials take place at the Royal National Hotel, Bedford Way, London WC1H 0DG with each day starting at 09:30 and ending at approx. 17:00

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Normal booking rates (early bird applies until 15th march)

Non-members: £600 inc VAT
UKUUG members' discounted rate: £440 inc VAT

Companies & Organisations will be given a 5% discount on the above fees when 2 or more delegates book at the same time. Contact the Secretariat to clarify costs and payment details.

Delegate fees above include am, pm breaks, lunch and a full set of tutorial notes.

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CANCELLATIONS: Refunds on any cancellation will be subjected to a £30 fee (inc. VAT). Refunds will not be made on delegate places cancelled after 1st February. LIABILITY: UKUUG does not accept any responsibility for damage to, or loss of property or injury to person during the entire event.
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