We are super excited to announce the launch of the PyCon US 2022 Sprints!
When: Sprints will take place on May 2nd and May 3rd
Where: At Pycon US at the Salt Palace Convention Center
Project Signups: Get your project listed so that attendees can help support it by signing up here: https://us.pycon.org/2022/events/development-sprints/
What are Sprints?
PyCon Development Sprints are up to two days of intensive learning and development on an open source project of your choice, in a team environment. It's a time to come together with colleagues, old and new, to share what you've learned and apply it to an open source project.
It's a time to test, fix bugs, add new features, and improve documentation. And it's a time to network, make friends, and build relationships that go beyond the conference.
PyCon provides the opportunity and infrastructure; you bring your skills, humanity, and brainpower (oh! and don't forget your computer).
For those that have never attended a development sprint before or want to brush up on basics, we have a video of our Introduction to Sprinting Workshop that can walk you through the basics of git, github, and what to expect at a Sprint.
Who can participate?
You! All experience levels are welcome; sprints are a great opportunity to get connected with, and start contributing to your favorite Python project. You do have to be a registered attendee of Pycon to participate in the Sprints (NOTE: this policy is slightly different than years past, due to the guidelines put in place for the 2022 conference).
Mentors: If you would like to mentor beginners during the Sprints feel free to sign up to help with mentoring.
Project Leads: Any Python project can signup and invite sprinters to contribute to their project. If you would like your project to be included, add your project to the list.
Thanks to our sponsors and support team
If your organization is interested in sponsoring the PyCon US Sprints, please check out our prospectus online: https://www.python.org/sponsors/application/. Sponsorships help offset the costs of PyCon US expenses and PSF operating costs.
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