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Workshop Level 1: HTTP, Basics of Python, HTML, First Web App

December 20 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Workshop is FULL. You can still sign up for the waiting list on the meetup link.

Level 1 workshop. Bring your laptop and a desire to build. We will learn important fundamental concepts while creating and launching real projects. No prior knowledge or experience necessary! Complete beginners are welcome!

First we’ll learn some fundamentals:

– Internet vs. Web
– HTTP, client and server
– Request/Response model
– What happens under the hood when you visit websites

Then we’ll build our own web server and learn to do what browsers do:

– Basics of Python programming language
– Terminal and tools setup
– Simple HTTP server module
– Basics of HTML and CSS

Next, we’ll go a bit deeper into Python and create a web app:

– Python variables, conditions and modules
– Package management
– Flask and routing

All the code we’re going to build will be available on Github. You will also receive PDF handouts with cheat sheets and lecture notes, but I encourage you to make your own notes regardless.

This event is free and hosted by Microsoft Flux. There’s 20 person limit, so please, sign up only if you plan to attend. If the circumstances change, please un-register so that the spot is freed for someone else.

I’ll see you soon!


December 20
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm


Microsoft Flux
Korkeavuorenkatu 35
Helsinki, 00130 Finland