FLORIDA’S FIRST PYTHON CONFERENCE

Thank You!

A huge thanks to everyone who made

the First Annual Florida PyCon such a success!

October 7th, 2017

Florida PyCon is Florida’s first and only regional Python language conference, hosted in Orlando, Florida.

We had talks and workshops covering all things Python including three primary tracks: Web, Data Science, and Speaker’s Choice.

THE SCHEDULE

Check in & Breakfast

by In Canvs Kitchen

8:00 AM

Opening Keynote – Software Craftsmanship

9:00 AM

Detecting asteroids with neural networks

by Dustin Ingram

10:00 AM

How positive are your tweets? Sentiment analysis with python

by Ahmed Sherif

11:00 AM

Lunch

12:00 PM

Unified Batch and Stream Processing with Apache Beam

by Sourabh Bajaj

1:20 PM

The JSON Transformations Project

by Brian Peterson

2:20 PM

Break

3:10 PM

Scraping Data from Websites

by Miguel Tannous

3:30 PM

Geospatial Data Fusion – Beyond Bare Earth

by Stephen Medeiros

4:30 PM

Closing Keynote – Programming for Good: How can the Python community affect change for a more sustainable future?

5:30 PM

Bar Slither

6:00 PM

Check in & Breakfast

by In Canvs Kitchen

8:00 AM

Opening Keynote – Software Craftsmanship

9:00 AM

Code Reviews Using Art Critique Principles

by Stacy Morse

10:00 AM

How to quickly build feature-rich interactive command-line applications with cmd2

by Todd Leonhardt

11:00 AM

Lunch

12:00 PM

Feminism & Functional Programming: When Paradigms Shift

by Cassandra Wilcox

1:20 PM

Your Brain on Python, Literally

by Max Jackson

2:20 PM

Break

3:10 PM

Stand Out

by Doug Faist

3:30 PM

A Carpenter’s Approach to Teaching Python

by Kari Jordan

4:30 PM

Closing Keynote – Programming for Good: How can the Python community affect change for a more sustainable future?

5:30 PM

Bar Slither

6:00 PM

Check in & Breakfast

by In Canvs Kitchen

8:00 AM

Opening Keynote – Software Craftsmanship

9:00 AM

Postgres at any scale

by Craig Kierstens

10:00 AM

Using Python for Garbage Collection

by Timothy Crosley

11:00 AM

Lunch

12:00 PM

Swiss Train Deployments

by Dustin Ingram

1:20 PM

Not for One but for All

by Maxcell Wilson

2:20 PM

Break

3:10 PM

Snooping on Digital Electronics with Machine Learning

by Catherine Holloway

3:30 PM

Using Django with modern spa frame works

by Bo Milanovich

4:30 PM

Closing Keynote – Programming for Good: How can the Python community affect change for a more sustainable future?

5:30 PM

Bar Slither

6:00 PM

Check in & Breakfast

by In Canvs Kitchen

8:00 AM

Opening Keynote – Software Craftsmanship

9:00 AM

Lunch

12:00 PM

Building Your First Django App

by Sarah Holderness

1:20 PM - 4:20 PM

Closing Keynote – Programming for Good: How can the Python community affect change for a more sustainable future?

5:30 PM

Bar Slither

6:00 PM

WHAT TO EXPECT

One great day

One day of Python fun, in an intimate setting where it’s easy to chat with speakers, attendees, in a casual environment. Every attendee will receive a quality shirt with their badge upon check in.

Location

Join us at the hub or Orlando’s Tech and Startup Scene, Downtown Orlando’s Exchange Building. This historic building has quite a history, and now it is the home of tech companies, meetups, and more!

Free food and drink!

FL PyCon has it’s perks! Free breakfast, lunch, and coffee will be provided to our Speakers and Attendees.

Accommodation

While we are not offering discounts on accommodation at this time, we can’t help but recommend staying in the Orlando Area. After a day of Python Fun, take the family to theme parks, water parks, or many of the area’s dining and shopping options.

WHAT PEOPLE SAY

We’re the new snakes on the block. Help us hype #flpycon!

Where to stay

Finding a good hotel can be tricky. Take a look at some options we found. The Double Tree is good for those who might have a car. The Aloft is good for walking, and AirBnb is great for both! Theme Parks are about 30 minutes from Downtown, the area options near the parks are endless!

DoubleTree by Hilton

From $169 per night

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Aloft Downtown Orlando

From $219 per night

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Orlando Area AirBnB Rentals

From $43 per night

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PRICING

Early Snake Ticket Sales have ended, but we still have Regular Snake, Student Discounts, and Late Snake Tickets!

Student & Educator Ticket
$50
  • Free Breakfast, Lunch, Coffee
  • Free Shirt
  • Sale ends Oct 4th, 2017

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Regular Snake
$80
  • Free Breakfast, Lunch, Coffee
  • Free Shirt
  • Feeling good because many savings over Late Snake
  • Sale Ends Oct 4th at 7am

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Late Snake
$100
  • Free Breakfast, Lunch, Coffee
  • Free Shirt
  • Less satisfaction about saving money, but embracing last minute decisions.
  • Sale Starts Oct 4th
Frequently Asked Questions
How can I get to the venue?

The map and Contact details are listed within the contact information. Parking is available on the street in meters, at the lot on the corner of Garland and Pine, and in the 55 West Parking Garage.

What about accommodation?

The cost of the hotel accommodation and travel is not included in the event fee. We have some recommendations based off of Google Reviews, however we are in no way partnered with any hotels or lodging groups.

Can I Volunteer and get a free ticket?

You sure can! We will be accepting a small number of volunteers to help us with day of operations, if you are interested please email us at hello@flpy.org and we will be in touch.

Can I get a refund on my tickets?

All tickets are non-refundable unless the event is cancelled by us, in which case we will always make a full refund.

OUR SPONSORS

We love these companies! Thanks for helping us make Florida PyCon a reality.

GET DIRECTIONS

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ADDRESS

101 South Garland Ave

Orlando Fl, 32801

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CONTACT

hello@flpy.org

 

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