Re: [PSF-Community] EuroPython 2016: Hot Topics Call for Proposals is Open !

2016-06-05 Thread M.-A. Lemburg
ed though. Is there the possibility of assistance? (If yes, can that > clarification be put on the Hot Topic CFP page?) > > On Sun, Jun 5, 2016 at 3:59 AM, M.-A. Lemburg <m...@python.org> wrote: > >> We are happy to announce that we’ve opened our second Call for >> Proposals. This call i

Re: [PSF-Community] EuroPython 2016: Hot Topics Call for Proposals is Open !

2016-06-06 Thread M.-A. Lemburg
recipients decide not to take advantage of the finaid grants. On 05.06.2016 19:57, Jacqueline Kazil wrote: > Thank you! > > On Sun, Jun 5, 2016 at 7:50 AM, M.-A. Lemburg <m...@python.org> wrote: > >> Hi Jackie, >> >> finaid for EuroPython 2016 is already closed

[PSF-Community] EuroPython 2016 Keynotes

2016-06-09 Thread M.-A. Lemburg
We are pleased to announce our keynote schedule for EuroPython 2016: * Monday: Rachel Willmer & Nicholas Tollervey * Tuesday: Paul Hildebrandt * Wednesday: Jameson Rollins * Thursday: Naomi Ceder * Friday: Gaël Varoquaux More information about our keynoters is available on the keynote

[PSF-Community] EuroPython 2016: Hot Topics Call for Proposals is Open !

2016-06-05 Thread M.-A. Lemburg
We are happy to announce that we’ve opened our second Call for Proposals. This call is limited to hot topics and most recent developments in software and technology and will run until June 12. *** Proposal Submission Page ***

Re: [PSF-Community] PSF working groups - how to become a member

2016-05-29 Thread M.-A. Lemburg
details: https://wiki.python.org/psf/FrontPage Thanks, -- Marc-Andre Lemburg Director Python Software Foundation http://www.python.org/psf/ On 12.08.2015 18:31, M.-A. Lemburg wrote: > On 12.08.2015 17:57, Steve Holden wrote: >> Hi Marc-André, >> >>> On Aug 12, 2015, at 3:25 P

[PSF-Community] EuroPython 2016: Early bird ticket sales

2016-02-22 Thread M.-A. Lemburg
After the Call for Proposals for EuroPython 2016 last week, we are now calling out to everyone interested in signing up as EuroPython attendee early. You will be able to benefit from reduced ticket prices for a short period of time. Our early bird ticket sales are limited to 300 tickets. Regular

Re: [PSF-Community] [gravitational-waves] A big thanks to the contributors in Python

2016-02-16 Thread M.-A. Lemburg
On 13.02.2016 23:59, Khaled Monsoor wrote: > hello everyone in this wonderful community, > > probably, we already know about the recent confirmation by LIGO > about existence of "gravitational waves", a major > prediction by the "theory of relativity" by Albert Einstein. It

[PSF-Community] EuroPython 2016: Sending out the first gravitational waves

2016-02-16 Thread M.-A. Lemburg
We are pleased to announce the launch of our all new EuroPython 2016 website. Over the last few weeks, we have been busy talking to sponsors and getting the website prepared for the launch. You may have heard about the recent direct observation of gravitational waves by the LIGO (Laser

Re: [PSF-Community] Reporting Code of Conduct violations

2016-04-14 Thread M.-A. Lemburg
Hi Ola, On 14.04.2016 12:14, Ola Sitarska wrote: > Hi there, > > I'm looking for information on how does one report Code of Conduct issues > to the PSF. Unfortunately, neither Code of Conduct page > nor any other page on python.org > contains that

[PSF-Community] PyData EuroPython 2016

2016-05-22 Thread M.-A. Lemburg
We are excited to announce a complete PyData (http://pydata.org/) track at EuroPython 2016 in Bilbao, Basque Country, Spain, from July 14-24. *** PyData EuroPython 2016 *** https://ep2016.europython.eu/en/events/pydata/ The PyData track will be part of the

Re: [PSF-Community] Reporting Code of Conduct violations

2016-04-14 Thread M.-A. Lemburg
On 14.04.2016 16:14, Ewa Jodlowska wrote: > FYI - I have added the PSF email address to the Code of Conduct page. Thanks, Ewa. > Best regards, > > Ewa > Director of Operations > Python Software Foundation > Cell: 415-319-5237 > > On Thu, Apr 14, 2016 at 5:21 AM, M.-

[PSF-Community] Sponsor Members - Bylaws Revision

2016-05-25 Thread M.-A. Lemburg
Dear PSF Members, the board has just approved an amendment of the PSF bylaws to remove the sponsor membership category. From now on, we will just have sponsors and no longer need to vote them in, hopefully making it much easier to sign up new sponsors. The next step is creating a sponsors WG to

Re: [PSF-Community] Sponsor Members - Bylaws Revision

2016-05-25 Thread M.-A. Lemburg
On 25.05.2016 17:20, Matthew Dixon Cowles wrote: > Marc-Andre, > >> We did consult the existing sponsor members > > I'm sorry. perhaps I should have said: I'm surprised that the board > didn't consult the non-sponsor membership. Can you tell me the > thinking behind that? As Ewa mentioned: We

[PSF-Community] EuroPython 2016: EPS and PSF sessions

2016-07-20 Thread M.-A. Lemburg
We would like to draw your attention to the following sessions by the EuroPython Society and the Python Software Foundation, two of our Python community organizations working for you. EuroPython Society Sessions --- The EuroPython Society (EPS) is organizing the

[PSF-Community] EuroPython 2017 On-site Teams: Call for Interest (CFI)

2016-07-16 Thread M.-A. Lemburg
The EuroPython Society (EPS) is happy to announce the Call for Interest (CFI) for EuroPython 2017: http://www.europython-society.org/post/147488978255/europython-2017-on-site-teams-call-for-interest The purpose of this call is to get to know teams willing to help organize the EuroPython

[PSF-Community] EuroPython 2016: Last day to get tickets at regular rate

2016-07-07 Thread M.-A. Lemburg
We will be switching to the on-desk rates for tickets tomorrow, so today is your last chance to get tickets at the regular rate, which is about 30% less than the on-desk rate: EuroPython 2016 Registration *** https://ep2016.europython.eu/registration/ *** Day

[PSF-Community] EuroPython 2016: On-desk rates and day passes

2016-06-30 Thread M.-A. Lemburg
It’s getting really close to the conference now and we will be switching to the on-desk rates for tickets on July 8. The prices will increase by about 30%, so if you want to still get tickets at the normal rate, please register for EuroPython 2016 as soon as possible: ***

[PSF-Community] EuroPython 2017: Call for Proposals is open

2017-03-27 Thread M.-A. Lemburg
We’re looking for proposals on every aspect of Python: programming from novice to advanced levels, applications and frameworks, or how you have been involved in introducing Python into your organization. EuroPython is a community conference and we are eager to hear about your experience. Please

[PSF-Community] EuroPython 2017: We have liftoff!

2017-03-20 Thread M.-A. Lemburg
We are excited to announce the launch of the EuroPython 2017 website: *** http://ep2017.europython.eu/ *** The EuroPython conference will take place in sunny Rimini, Italy, this year, from July 9 - 16. EuroPython 2017 - The European Python Conference

[PSF-Community] EuroPython 2017: Early-bird Tickets now on sale!

2017-04-04 Thread M.-A. Lemburg
Interested in attending EuroPython? Entry tickets are now on sale and available on our website. *** Buy your EuroPython ticket *** https://ep2017.europython.eu/en/registration/buy-tickets/ Tickets for EuroPython will be sold in three phases: First, we’ll have a short

[PSF-Community] Looking for new maintainer for PSF European Conference Kit

2017-07-21 Thread M.-A. Lemburg
Hello all, Together with Armin, I created the first three conference kits for the PSF to use at conferences: https://wiki.python.org/psf/PSF%20Conference%20Kit in 2012 and managed the European kit for the past five years, sending it around Europe to various conferences such as FOSDEM,

[PSF-Community] EuroPython 2017: Training sessions included

2017-04-28 Thread M.-A. Lemburg
The program work group has decided on the first set of nine trainings for EuroPython 2017. These training sessions are included in the EuroPython 2017 ticket price at no extra charge and provide a great value for money. We are happy to announce the following three hour training sessions: -

[PSF-Community] EuroPython 2017: First list of accepted sessions available

2017-05-17 Thread M.-A. Lemburg
We have received an amazing collection of proposals. Thank you all for your submissions ! Given the overwhelming quality of the proposals, we had some very difficult decisions to make. Nonetheless we are happy to announce we have published the first 140+ sessions. *

[PSF-Community] PyData EuroPython 2017

2017-06-23 Thread M.-A. Lemburg
We are excited to announce a complete PyData track at EuroPython 2017 in Rimini, Italy from the 9th to 16th July. * PyData EuroPython 2017 * https://ep2017.europython.eu/en/events/pydata/ The PyData track will be part of EuroPython 2017, so you won’t need to

[PSF-Community] EuroPython 2017: Full session list online

2017-05-26 Thread M.-A. Lemburg
After the final review round, we are now happy to announce the complete list of more than 200 accepted sessions. * EuroPython 2017 Session List * https://ep2017.europython.eu/en/events/sessions/ Here’s what we have on offer: - 5 keynotes - 157 talks - 20

Re: [PSF-Community] EuroPython 2017: Full session list online

2017-05-27 Thread M.-A. Lemburg
On 27.05.2017 03:17, Jacqueline Kazil wrote: > Looks like a great line up! Thanks, Jacqueline. There's plenty to see and we'll have many different topics covered. > On Fri, May 26, 2017 at 7:26 AM, M.-A. Lemburg <m...@python.org> wrote: > >> After the final review ro

[PSF-Community] EuroPython 2017: Full schedule now online

2017-06-08 Thread M.-A. Lemburg
We are happy to announce the schedule for EuroPython 2017 in Rimini, Italy (July 9-16). The program WG has been working hard trying to fit all the sessions in the last few weeks. With over 200 sessions, over 180 speakers, one day for workshops, 5 days of talks, training, keynotes, lightning

[PSF-Community] EuroPython 2017: Talk voting is open

2017-05-01 Thread M.-A. Lemburg
At EuroPython, we let our attendees have a significant say in the selection of the sessions which are presented at the conference. We call this "talk voting" - attendees can tell us which submitted talks they’d like to see at the conference. To be eligible to vote for talks, you need to be a