EuroPython 2020 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 2020 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
  • Angel Ramboi
  • Jakub Musko
  • Stéphane Wirtel

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.

Finance WG

Manages and organizes the finances and budget of the conference, in particular: budget, controlling, accounting, billing, invoicing, taxes, payment system administration.

  • Anders Hammarquist
  • Marc-André Lemburg

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
  • Stéphane Wirtel

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.

  • Jakub Musko
  • Angel Ramboi
  • Artur Czepiel
  • Patrick Guido Arminio
  • Stéphane Wirtel
  • Marc-Andre Lemburg
  • Francesco Pierfederici

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
  • Stéphane Wirtel
  • Cheuk Ting Ho
  • Dougal Matthews
  • Nick Radcliffe
  • Valeria Pettorino

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
  • Stéphane Wirtel
  • Vickey Twomey-Lee
  • Valeria Pettorino

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
  • Lais Carvalho
  • Artur Czepiel
  • Angel Ramboi
  • Martin Christen
  • Stéphane Wirtel
  • Marc-Andre Lemburg

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
  • Valeria Pettorino
  • Raquel Dou
  • Jessica Peña Moro as our designer

Media WG

Manage and organize the talk and session recordings of the conference, in particular: video recording, live streaming, uploads to YouTube and archive.org.

  • Anders Hammarquist
  • Marc-André Lemburg

Financial Aid WG

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

  • Angel Ramboi
  • Jakub Musko

Code of Conduct WG

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

  • Valeria Pettorino
  • Silvia Uberti
  • Marc-André Lemburg

On-site Contact

These are our helpers on the ground in Dublin. If you have a question related to local settings or the city, this team is your contact.

  • Vickey Twomey-Lee

On-Site Volunteers

In addition to several of the EuroPython Workgroup members, we usually get quite a few attendees helping us as Beginners' Day or DjangoGirls trainers, session manager, room manager, at the registration desk, bag stuffing and during set up and tear down of the conference.

The following people helped on-site with EuroPython 2020:

  • TBA... if you would like to help us at the conference, please see our volunteers page for details.