Mr. R Geoffrey Avery (‎rGeoffrey‎)

United States
Perl mongers group
Perlmonks id


confirmed ‎Lightning Talks Day 1‎ 60 minutes
confirmed ‎Lightning Talks Day 2‎ 60 minutes
confirmed ‎Lightning Talks Day 3‎ 60 minutes
confirmed ‎Jenkins 101: Getting started‎ 60 minutes
confirmed ‎sudo From a Folder: For the Slightly Trusted User‎ Lightning talk


For many years a Perl Bioinformatics programmer in Philadelphia for a major pharma company helping scientists load, process, analyze and view their data. Now building surveys so your HR department knows what you think.

Keeper of the lighting talks gong.

Geoff really should get a life and go to fewer conferences:
OSCON 1999,2001,2004,2007-11,2013-14
PerlWhirl 1-2
YAPC::NA/TPC::NA 1999-2017 (18)
YAPC::EU/TPC::EU 2002-11,2013-17 (18)
PittsburghPW 2006-08, 2010-11, 2013-15
FrozenPerl 2010
DC-BaltimorePW 2012-16
= 185 days (+ 6 this season)

This only counts conferences where Perl is the topic or a major track.

Attending talks

‎Making your web application work for everyone‎
‎Mocking APIs for Emulation Driven Development‎
‎How to write an API endpoint in 2016‎
‎Writing command line tools made easy‎
‎A Quick Tour of Swift for Perl Programmers‎
‎Refactoring with Statsd, Toggle and Scientist‎
‎PONAPI: let's REST‎
‎Lightning Talks Day 1‎
‎Lightning Talks Day 2‎
‎Lightning Talks Day 3‎
‎Jenkins 101: Getting started‎
‎Karel: Educational programming language‎
‎A local search engine using Elasticsearch and Dancer‎
‎The non-butterfly effect - a universe where Camelia didn't flap her wings‎
‎Go for Perl Programmers‎
‎Documenting Code - Patterns and Anti-Patterns‎
‎Ref::Util: more than you ever wanted to know about ref()‎
‎How AWS REST APIs work, and how Paws is built‎
‎From 5.12 to 5.24: Upgrading a business application‎
‎The Metabrik Platform: Rapid Development of Reusable Security Tools‎
‎A few git bits‎
‎Low level details for high level developers‎
‎Experience of Perl development for Raspberry PI‎
‎Regexp Mini-Tutorial: Character Classes‎
‎Symbiosis of Docker and Perl‎
‎Extending Syntax - Signatures, Operators and Compound Statements‎
‎Keynote Day 1‎
‎Keynote Day 2 - State of the Velociraptor‎
‎Keynote Day 3‎
‎Opening - Welcome to YAPC::EU 2016!‎
‎Closing Notes‎