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09/11/07 Special Invited Speaker: Allison Randal

The Pittsburgh Perl Workshop is happy to announce that Allison Randal will be a special invited speaker for PPW 2007. A Perl/C programmer by trade, Allison is the architect of Parrot, on the board of directors of The Perl Foundation, co-author of "Perl 6 & Parrot Essentials", and founder and president of Onyx Neon Press. She also works for for O'Reilly Media, helping to plan the program for their Open Source Convention.

While at PPW, Allison will be giving a talk on Parrot Intermediate Representation (PIR), and will also be on hand during our hackathon to help people interested in getting started with hacking on Parrot.

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