[python-uk] And now for something completely different - the PyCon UK Poster Session!

Nicholas H.Tollervey ntoll at ntoll.org
Sat Jun 6 12:12:38 CEST 2015

This is going to be a wonderful thing. I've always enjoyed the poster
sessions at PyCon (US/NorthAmerica) and EuroPython. Glad to see it make
an appearance at PyCon UK. Many thanks to Naomi for making this happen.

Get submitting! :-)


On 06/06/15 11:01, Naomi Ceder wrote:
> And now for something completely different - the PyCon UK Poster Session!
> We are pleased to announce the very first PyCon UK poster session.
> Poster sessions, which are popular at scientific and academic
> conferences, give the presenter a chance to stand in front of a one
> meter square "poster" illustrating their topic, and interact with
> attendees as they pass by - answering questions, trading ideas, etc. in
> a much more "up close and personal" setting.
> Poster sessions are a good way for people to get started presenting at a
> conference, since one is only talking to a few people at a time. They
> are also a good venue for niche projects that might not get on a talk
> program, or for testing the waters with very new ideas.  
> This year PyCon UK will be holding its first poster session, accepting
> up to 20 posters. For more information, and to find out how to submit a
> poster, please visit our poster session page
> at http://www.pyconuk.org/posters/ or contact Naomi Ceder
> at naomi.ceder at gmail.com <mailto:naomi.ceder at gmail.com>
> (And please feel free to forward, repost, tweet, blog, or otherwise
> share the word!)
> -- 
> Naomi Ceder
> https://plus.google.com/u/0/111396744045017339164/about
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