EuroPython 2016

Paul Hildebrandt

Paul Hildebrandt
Technical interests
Diversity, Python general, Open-Source, Community
Burbank, CA, USA
Walt Disney Animation Studios
Job title
Sr. Software Engineer
Compact biography

Paul Hildebrandt has been a Senior Engineer with Walt Disney Animation Studios (WDAS) since 1996. Hildebrandt leads the team responsible for developing the digital asset manager, media player, dailies review system with a mobile interface, and other related tools. Among the Disney animated films that he has contributed to are the Oscar® winning hits "Big Hero 6" and "Frozen" and Oscar®-nominated box office hits, "Wreck-It Ralph," "Tangled," "Bolt," "Treasure Planet," and "Dinosaur." He is WDAS' evangelist for PyCon and other Python sponsorships. He received his BSEE from California Polytechnic University Pomona. He resides outside of Los Angeles with his wife and three boys.

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