top of page
Some Of Our Speakers

Jessica McKellar

Awarded the O'Reilly Open Source Award in 2013

Raymond Hettinger

CPython contributor; instrumental in modules such as bisect, collections, decimal, functools, and itertools

Wesley Chun

Author of the bestselling Core Python titles and the Python Fundamentals Live Lessons companion video

Andrew Godwin

Django core developer behind the migration and channels systems

Simon Willison

Co-creator of the Django web framework

Alex Martelli

Author of "Python in a Nutshell" and Python Software Foundation Fellow

Armin Ronacher

Creator of Flask

Al Sweigart

Author of "Automate the Boring Stuff with Python"

Wes McKinney

Creator of Python’s pandas library and the Ibis project

What Is PyBay?

If you are into Python, and want to demo your ideas / get the training and networking to advance your technical skills / career, you won't want to miss the opportunity to hang out with some of the world's most well known open-source contributors at PyBay.


Simon WillisonAndrew GodwinArmin RonacherWes McKinneyAlex MartelliWesley J Chun, and many other experts will be giving talks and they will be available at the conference's Hacker Lounges to answer your questions, maybe even sprint a little.  The conference has a job fair and great food as well.

Dates: August 19-21, 2016 (Friday 5:30pm - Sunday 6:30pm)

Attendees expected: 400-500

Location: UCSF Mission Bay Conference Center  

  • Pre-conference workshops with Wesley Chun ("Core Python" book author) and Raymond Hettinger (CPython Core Committer)
  • Keynotes from Jessica McKellar and Raymond Hettinger
  • 40 main talks covering Web, Data, Python Fundamentals, Internals and Performance
  • Dedicated Hackers Lounges for all weekend-long sprinting and mingling with open source leaders and other devs
  • Job Fair / Software Tools Expo on Sat night with reception
  • Lightning talks and un-conference style Open Spaces talk slots (sign-up at conf)
  • $20 access to world-class gym with outdoor rock-climbing wall, racquetball courts, swimming pool, yoga and more to keep you in top physical and mental shape
  • Please see our Code of Conduct and our Reporting Guidelines

  • Improv Session in open spaces on Sunday!


  • Individual:  $350 Full Conf; $200 Sat Only; $175 Sun Only
  • Corporate:  $600 Full Conf; $300 Sat Only; $250 Sun Only
  • Raymond Hettinger's workshop on Patterns for Improving Expressiveness and Eliminating Redundancy using Decorators, Descriptors, Context Managers, and Metaclasses: $225
  • Wesley Chun's workshop on Network programming with Python: $150


Where Great Minds Reunite

Learning. Sharing. Community. Fun & Wellness.








  • Meetup_square
  • Black Facebook Icon
  • Black Twitter Icon
bottom of page