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PyCon 2019 Tutorial Schedule!

The highly anticipated PyCon 2019 tutorial schedule is now available! The tutorial schedule for Wednesday May 1, 2019 and Thursday May 2, 2019 can be found here . Registration for tutorials is open! For those who have already registered for the conference and are returning to add tutorials, login to the PyCon dashboard and go to the registration page . There will be an indication that ‘You are registered for PyCon 2019’, just click ‘Add Options/Tutorials' Don’t forget to reserve your hotel room ! Please take advantage of the negotiated rates we have with the surrounding hotels by booking your reservation through the PyCon 2019 hotel reservation system.

Hatchery programs at PyCon 2019!

The PyCon Hatchery program was introduced last year to allow for the addition to PyCon of new tracks, summits, demos, or any other imaginable events which share and fulfill the mission of the Python Software Foundation. The Hatchery program was first run as a trial in 2018, welcoming the PyCon Charlas as it’s inaugural program. This year we are happy to have built upon that trial and are delighted to have received so many proposals and to have accepted many more events! PyCon Charlas will be returning in 2019, PyCon Charlas ("charla" is the Spanish word for conference "talk") will be a full day track of Python talks en EspaƱol and is open to the entire Python community. This track will showcase Spanish speaking Pythonistas from a variety of countries. Their schedule will launch later this week so stay tuned! New this year for PyCon 2019! The Art of Python is a miniature arts festival focusing on narrative, performance, and visu

PyCon 2020-2021 Location

Now that registration and planning are well underway for PyCon 2019 in Cleveland, the PSF is pleased to announce that the home for PyCon 2020 and 2021 will be Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania! The conference will be held in the beautiful David L. Lawrence Convention Center on April 15-23, 2020 and May 12-20, 2021. Photo: David L. Lawrence Convention Center The Steel City is built around the convergence of the Ohio, Allegheny, and Monongahela rivers and offers an understated mix of arts, culture, and technology. Join the Pittsburgh Python User Group for a meetup, eat dinner in a converted train station at the Grand Concourse , take a century-old cable car up the Duquesne Incline to see stunning views of the city, or visit the Robot Hall of Fame at the Carnegie Science Center's roboworld® exhibit . While you're out and about, see if you can count all 446 bridges in the city (that's more than you'll find in Venice, Italy)! In Pittsburgh, you'll find that the residen