Vancouver Python Day

The Vancouver Python User Group and the Vancouver Django Meetup Group are pleased to present Vancouver Python Day, a one-day mini conference on all things Python. We have an awesome schedule of talks lined up, covering topics ranging from web development, cloud computing, animation, and more!

Saturday November 16, 2013
9:30AM - 4:30PM
(Registration begins at 9:00AM)
Fletcher Challenge Canada Theatre #1900
SFU Harbour Centre
515 West Hastings Street, Vancouver

Vancouver Python Day is proud to be part of Vancouver Developer Week 2013.

Getting Tickets

Ticket sales will end on Tuesday November 12 at 11:55PM. Get your tickets here:

Thanks to our generous sponsors for allowing us to offer conference tickets at an extremely affordable price.

Scheduled Talks

9.45: iPython and the iPython Notebook
Ted Kirkpatrick

10:20: Running your Python Applications on Google Compute Engine
Brian Dorsey, Google

10:55: Meta-Programming in Python
Brendan Forsyth, A Thinking Ape

11:30: Python in Animation
Kirk Chantraine, Bron Animation

1:00: Scaling the Facebook Cache Infrastructure with Python
Yannick Gingras, Facebook

1:35: Controlling Your Cloud with libcloud
Brian Curtin, Rackspace

2:10: Building a REST API with Best Practices
Ganesh Swami, Silota

2:45: Raspberry-Python-Pi for Hardware Hacking Fun!
Daniel Bader, Mobify

Please see the agenda for the full schedule.

Lightning Talks

Time will be provided for Python and Django lightning talks. Sign up will be on site.


Vancouver Python Day could not happen without our awesome sponsors! We are grateful for their support.

A Thinking Ape

OpenRoad Communications



Vancouver Python Day is organized by Bryan Chow and Andy McKay. You can reach us at vanpyday at gmail.

See you at the conference!