And Tim Williams has been hard at work getting videos of talks from the conference online. Many are already on our YouTube channel, with more to follow in the next few days.
The first meeting of the UK Python Association board of trustees was held during PyCon UK on Sunday 29th October.
Daniele Procida was appointed as the Conference Director for 2018 and thus also joins the board of trustees.
From Mario Corchero:
"For the first time, London is hosting a Startup Row Pitch Event on November 27th at Bloomberg LP's London office.
This is a contest (organised by the Python Software Foundation) for startups who use Python, where the winner gets a booth at PyCon US in May 2018.
This is has proven extremely useful for startups as it is a great way to attract funding, and there is a really useful networking event at PyCon US for all the winners.
Alumni include companies like Docker and Lambda Foundry."
The first AGM of the UK Python Association was held during PyCon UK on Saturday 28th October.
The following were elected by acclamation to serve as trustees of the board:
The John Pinner Award celebrates voluntary service to the Python community in the UK.
During PyCon UK, the following members of our community were presented with a medal by Sheila Pinner:
Congratulations to the recipients!
12th December 2017 6:30 p.m.
Skills Matter at CodeNode, 10 South Place, London
18th December 2017 7 p.m.
Skills Matter | CodeNode, 10 South Place, EC2M 7EB, London
26th December 2017 6:30 p.m.
Milnes Bar, 35 Hanover Street, Edinburgh
2nd January 2018 7 p.m.
Raspberry Pi Foundation, 30 Station Road, CB1 2JH, Cambridge