[Chicago] \welcome Scientifc SIG

sheila miguez shekay at pobox.com
Thu Oct 15 00:20:48 CEST 2015

I wish I could help but I don't have time or graduate or equiv level
experience. I'm happy for people to talk to me about hosting something at
ps1 and if I'm busy another member might have time to host.

I'll spread the word to recruit more people.

And, I'm looking forward to attending events.

On Wed, Oct 14, 2015 at 4:40 PM, Brian Ray <brianhray at gmail.com> wrote:

> Sheila:
> I see your point about the mailing list. Let's start with some private
> emails between those who wish to organize these. I certainly do not need to
> be organizer of the Scientific SIG but offered to at least get it rolling.
> Once we get a core group of organizers (and yes Sheila I hope you can be
> one), let's make these decisions as a group.
> All:
> So, what I would really like to see is 3-5 core leaders of the Scientific
> SIG. Some have reached out; however, I think the qualifications should be:
>    - You have the time. It is time consuming to organize meetings
>    - You are already connected, you know who to call about venues,
>    sponsors, and speakers
>    - You have a strong science background. IE you can provide guidance to
>    members who are at graduate level science courses because they most likely
>    will be many.
>    - You have used Python for science for a long time. 3+ years
>    - And, again, "you have time"  and can make it to most/all the monthly
>    meetings
> If you fit these requirements, and you have not contacted me so far,
> please let me know. We will start some private emails and the first meeting
> will be focused on getting established for the next year to come.
> This will be the Best ChiPy Scientific Python user group Ever!
> Brian
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