EuroPython 2021 Team

EuroPython is organized by the EuroPython Workgroups (WGs), reporting directly to the EuroPython Society Board. This page will list all the workgroups and their members to highlight their involvement with the EuroPython 2021 conference.

Speaking of involvement: We can always use more help. If you’re interested, please go to the EuroPython Workgroups (WGs) page and follow the instructions there to get signed up. Many thanks !

EuroPython Society Board

We have an active board in the EPS, with the board members each investing a lot of time into the organization of the EuroPython conference:

  • Marc-André Lemburg (Chair)
  • Martin Christen (Vice Chair)
  • Anders Hammarquist (Treasurer)
  • Silvia Uberti
  • Raquel Dou
  • Nicolás Demarchi
  • Cheuk Ting Ho
  • Francesco Pierfederici

Among other things, the board manages and organizes the administration side of the conference, in particular: contracts, venue contact, catering contact, ticket support, satellite conferences, legal support, insurance, licensing.

Sponsors WG

Manages and organizes the sponsor activities of the conference, in particular: sponsor contacts, sponsor logistics, room/booth assignment, recruiting session, jobs fair, exhibit hall.

  • Silvia Uberti
  • Raquel Dou
  • Marc-Andre Lemburg
  • Sayan Chowdhury
  • Vaibhav Srivastava

Web WG

Manages and organizes the web site, in particular: web site support, helpdesk ticket system, administration, backups, payment system integration, hosting, setup of the conference and volunteers apps, ticket search and social event search apps.

  • Francesco Pierfederici
  • Nicolás Demarchi
  • Marc-Andre Lemburg
  • Keith Gaughan
  • Raquel Dou
  • Ethan Carlsson
  • Sangarshanan Veera
  • Stéphane Wirtel

Program WG

Manages and organizes the conference program of the conference, in particular: talk selection/voting, scheduling, session chairs, sprint/openspace/keynote/lightning talks/poster session organization.

  • Martin Christen
  • Cheuk Ting Ho

Communications WG

Manages and organizes the public communication and community relations of the conference, in particular: press, community relations, announcements, social media, attendee tools, volunteer coordination, mailing lists, Telegram groups.

  • Marc-Andre Lemburg
  • Vickey Twomey-Lee
  • Cheuk Ting Ho
  • Francesco Pierfederici
  • Sebastiaan Zeeff
  • Israel Fruchter
  • Alan Dooley
  • Furkan Onder
  • Navankur Verma
  • Yasmin Morshed

Support WG

Manages and organizes the attendee/speaker support of the conference, in particular: helpdesk, attendee support contact, visa help, travel management, volunteer coordination, bag stuffing, on-site sales, registration desk.

  • Raquel Dou
  • Yasmin Morshed
  • Navankur Verma
  • Francesco Pierfederici
  • Nicolás Demarchi
  • Marc-Andre Lemburg

Financial Aid WG

Manages and organizes the financial aid program of the conference, in particular: setup, grant selection, aid organisation.

  • Cheuk Ho
  • Laura G Funderburk
  • Theofanis Petkos
  • Kader Durak
  • Johanna Lunghini
  • Sebastiaan Zeeff
  • Vicky Twomey-Lee

Marketing/Design WG

Create and manage marketing and design aspects of the conference, in particular: brochures, advertisements, banners, flyers, travel guide, t-shirts, lanyards, badges, panels, logo.

  • Marc-Andre Lemburg
  • Jessica Peña Moro as our designer

Media WG

Host all the talk sessions of the online conference, manage and organize the talk and session recordings of the conference, in particular: video recording, live streaming, uploads to YouTube and archive.org.

  • Nicolás Demarchi
  • Anders Hammarquist
  • Marc-Andre Lemburg
  • Silvia Uberti
  • Martin Christen
  • Cheuk Ting Ho
  • Raquel Dou

Code of Conduct WG

Manage and organize the code of conduct (CoC) workflows, create CoC documents, provide CoC contacts and handle CoC requests.

  • Silvia Uberti
  • Anders Hammarquist
  • Marc-André Lemburg

EuroPython Plaza Members

This year, we are running things in a broader scope approach and only have special tasks dealt with directly in the WGs. All team members are part of what we call the "Plaza", where discussions happen:

  • Vicky Twomey-Lee
  • Stéphane Wirtel
  • Anders Hammarquist
  • Silvia Uberti
  • Martin Christen
  • Cheuk Ting Ho
  • Marc-Andre Lemburg
  • Francesco Pierfederici
  • Raquel Dou
  • Lais Carvalho
  • Nicolás Demarchi
  • Jan Gazda
  • Navankur Verma
  • Camila Maia
  • Anmol Krishan Sachdeva
  • Simon de Vlieger
  • Bruno Geninatti
  • Martin Borus
  • Vinicius Cruvinel Rego
  • Sangarshanan Veera
  • Smit Thakkar
  • Paolo Melchiorre
  • Sebastiaan Zeeff
  • Konstantinos Andreadis
  • Filip Danieluk
  • Theofanis Petkos
  • Pooja Gadige
  • Johanna B. Lunghini
  • Akshay Verma
  • Israel Fruchter
  • Alan Dooley
  • Furkan Onder
  • Gustav Odinger
  • Joshua Qualls
  • Kader Durak
  • Martin Alderete
  • Noah Cse
  • Santiago Fraire
  • Neil Weightman
  • Avi Mehenwal
  • Udom Iniobong
  • Vaibhav Srivastava (VB)
  • Luis San Martin
  • Nancy Irisarri
  • Sayan Chowdhury
  • Yasmin Morshed
  • Miguel Ángel Ramírez
  • Abdulrahman Idris
  • Faiz Aslam
  • Laura  G Funderburk 
  • Ethan Carlsson