About Us

The Italian Python event for Pythonistas and Data Geeks.

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PyData website is a gathering of users and developers of data analysis tools in Python.
A major goal of the conference is to provide a venue for users across all the various domains of data analysis to share their experiences and their techniques, as well as highlight the most triumphs and potential pitfalls of using Python for certain kinds of problems.
Visit PyData website or search for #pydata at Twitter to find out more and to see the many upcoming PyData events all over the world.

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PyData Florence @ PyCon Otto

Following up from the success of the last years, PyData Italy will be held again in Florence, and again during PyCon Otto the eighth edition of the PyCon Italia Conference. PyData Florence will provide a meeting place where data scientists and engineers could join efforts, aiming at establishing a strong Italian PyData community.
Subscribe to the PyData Italy mailing list to be updated on PyData Florence and on future events and meetups!

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The PyData conference series is organized and supported by NumFOCUS, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that supports and promotes world-class, innovative, open source scientific software. The mission of NumFOCUS is to promote sustainable high-level programming languages, open code development, and reproducible scientific research.
We accomplish this mission through our educational programs and events as well as through fiscal sponsorship of open source data science projects. We aim to increase collaboration and communication within the scientific computing community.
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PyData Conference Mission

PyData is a gathering of users and developers of data analysis tools in Python. The conference aims at providing Python enthusiasts a place to share ideas and learn from each other about how best to apply our language and tools to ever-evolving challenges in the vast realm of data management, processing, analytics, and visualization.

Read the full mission statement

PyData Florence 2017

PyData Florence 2017 is going to be the 3nd edition of the PyData Italy Event.
If you want to know how fantastic was the first edition, check out the PyData@PyConSette page.

When & Where

PyData Florence 2017 is going to be a three-days event (April, 7-9 2017), held in conjunction with PyCon Otto the seventh edition of the Italian Python Conference. The conference venue is located nearby the old city centre of Florence, at the Grand Hotel Mediterraneo   (Lungarno del Tempio, 44 - not far from the beautiful Piazza Santa Croce).
For more information on how to reach Florence, please check out the this page


The registration to PyData Florence 2017 will be managed directly by the PyCon Otto team. Purchasing a ticket to PyData Florence 2017, you will be granted for the whole PyCon Otto conference, and related events. The price of the ticket include Lunch & Coffee Breaks, Free Wi-Fi, access to the recruiting session, T-shirts, gadgets and prizes.
Check out the Registration page and book your ticket!

Joining the Online PyData community

To date, there are many PyData groups spread all over the world. Some tips for getting involved with the community are to sign up for an account to contribute blog posts, submit talks, or volunteer for the next organizing committee for an upcoming conference. This website and the website at pydata.org is a resource for our community.
Check out the Past Events page to see online videos, and get materials.


The latest updates about PyData Florence 2017 and PyData Italy

Early-bird Deadline

The Early-Bird fare for tickets ends on January, 31 2017.
More info are available on the PyCon Otto official website: Registration


We are still working on our amazing schedule !
But we do know the dates :D

Day 1: Friday, 7th April 2017

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    Day 2: Saturday, 8th April 2017

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    Day 3: Sunday, 9th April 2017

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