PyData Calgary

Calgary Python Meetup PyYYC


Please let the organizing committee know if you are interested in sponsoring.

The Pac-Man Rule

When standing as a group of people, always leave room for 1 person to join your group.

Today's Talk

PyData: Building an Intuition for Probability

by Ben Reeves

PyYYC: Highly Performant IO

by Peter Hunnisett

Upcoming Events

Polyglot YEG 2020

Late summer, Edmonton

PyCon US 2020


Prairie Dev Con Calgary 2020

Sept 14-15, Calgary


  • Last Python 2.7 maintenance Release on April 2020
  • Python 2.7.18 - LAST release of Python 2
  • Django 3.0.6 available
  • Python 3.9.0b1 available for testing
  • Python 3.8.3 available
  • Pip 20.1 released
  • Django 3.1a1 available for testing

Reading for the Month

10 things you need to know to effectively use Django Rest Framework

  • Tricks and best practices about viewsets, serializers, special/custom methods, nested serializers, etc

3 Quick Ways To Compare Data with Python​

  • Check data in its entirety: MD5, SHA1 (Hex algo) 
  • Check contents with SQL
  • Check with Pandas: .equals(), .any(), .eq()

Python Language Summit 2020​

  • ​A two-day lightening talks at PyCon 2020
  • Covers various of topics, each ~30 mins long 

Next PyYYC: June 24

Please let the organizing committee know if you are interested in collaboration.

We are looking for presenters!!

Any topic and experience level with Python

PyYYC May 27 2020

By Calgary Python Meetup PyYYC