August 24, 2023
Attending BRANDfest 2023 in Bangsar South, Malaysia

My experience attending BRANDfest 2023  What kind of event is this? The two-day event featured over 20 Malaysian experts presenting a number of useful case studies along with frameworks, tools, and techniques to add value and revitalize brand marketing plans. Before entering the venue, I met a woman who works in marketing in the advertising […]

June 29, 2023
Attending DjangoCon Europe 2023 in Edinburgh

Greetings, fellow tech enthusiasts! Recently, I had the opportunity to embark on an incredible journey to Edinburgh, Scotland, for the highly anticipated DjangoCon Europe 2023. As both an attendee and one of the organisers of the conference. My adventure began on the 27th of May as I travelled from Namibia to Edinburgh. With a layover […]

June 12, 2023
Working for the future of corporations between Japan and ASEAN

Iqbal was invited as a panelist in the session “Towards a Community of Innovation Through Co-creation and Human Resource Development” during the ASEAN Japan Business Week 2023.

April 24, 2023
Attending the 20th PyCon US 2023 in Salt Lake City

We attended our first in-person PyCon in the US after the pandemic, and here’s a short post on what we did.

March 2, 2023
Attending the 8th PyCon Namibia 2023 in Windhoek

PyCon Namibia returned after two years of COVID and our own Ngazetungue writes about his experience attending it.

December 23, 2022
Attending the 48th ASEAN-JAPAN Business Meeting in Shinagawa, Tokyo

A short report after Iqbal attended the 48th ASEAN-JAPAN Business Meeting on Dec 7th to 9th in Shinagawa, Tokyo.

October 30, 2022
LaLoka Labs CEO Iqbal Abdullah Joins PSF Fellow Membership

We’re happy to announce that our CEO Iqbal Abdullah was welcomed by Python Software Foundation (PSF) as one of its Fellows for 2022.

October 17, 2022
Attending PyCon JP 2022

PyCon JP 2022 in-person came back after a hiatus with a bang, and this is a short report on how it was like.

July 20, 2022
The D&I Community Panel in EuroPython 2022

Thoughts and takeaways being a panelist for the Diversity & Inclusion in the Python Community Panel – EuroPython 2022

July 19, 2022
Siang attending EuroPython 2022

Siang experienced EuroPython for the first time through the 2022 edition and reports on his experience.

Attending the Spring 2022 Nagano Tech Meetup

The first Nagano Tech Meetup kicked-off at 4 PM, 14th May 2022. Read about it in this post.

January 24, 2022
Attending the PyCon Kyushu 2022 in Kumamoto

PyCon Kyushu 2022 in Kumamoto PyCon Kyushu is a technical conference for the users of the Python programming language in the Kyushu region. I took this opportunity to participate and travel to meet our fellow Pythonistas after a long 2-year break. PyCon Kyushu since 2017 For those of you who are not familiar with the […]