The Iowa Python Users Group

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Our Topic


Ethan has been playing with Docker for several years and using it in various strange and terrible ways. This talk is about some of the ways he’s used to for dependency isolation and discovery.

Our Speaker

Ethan Spoelstra is a technologist with a wide ranging variety of interests and experience. He has worked in IT across the construction, financial, and agricultural industries. Starting out in a support role he moved into systems administration and networking and then onward to infrastructure support and eventually into DevOps. His primary tools are Bash, Python, Vim, and a mechanical keyboard.

Our Location

IMT Insurance - 7825 Mills Civic Pkwy, West Des Moines, IA 50266. There is plenty of free parking all around the building. The front doors will be locked, someone will meet you at the door and show you to the meeting room.

Our Sponsors

IMT Computer Services

We offer a software as a service platform for mutual insurance companies. We leverage a number of interesting technologies to automate business processes and add value for our customers. We are hiring! If you would like more information feel free to contact

Thanks to IMT Computer Services for providing our location, drinks, and food!