Perl and Scientific Programming: A panel discussion

This video is in English.
Length: 54:43
Source: YAPC::NA 2014 on the 2014-06-25.
Speaker: Joe Kline (gizmo)
abstract

Perl and Scientific Programming: A panel discussion

Estimated talk length: 50 minutes

Panel Chair: Joe Kline

Panel members: current pool of which 3-4 empaneled Joel Berger - Keynote Speaker YAPC::Brazil 2013 appearing virtually Jay Hannah - Lapsed BioPerl abuser. Lord of Fire, Emeritus John Anderson - Infinity Interactive, Senior Programmer Walter Mankowski - Postdoctoral researcher, Bioimage Lab, Drexel University

A brief introduction of panel members followed by some topics (see following), with some free form questions and answers with the audience.

Panel topics: Members will discuss their use of Perl in their scientific endeavors. How it was used in the past and how it might be used in the future.

Also, how one might leverage Perl's strengths and mitigate its weakness in scientific programming.