Newcomer Orientation

**Welcome to PyCon's Newcomer Orientation!** This is a short workshop hosted by Adrienne Lowe for those attending PyCon for the first time. If you're interested in networking and making new friends, this workshop will provide a conference overview, as well as useful information on how to participate and get involved in the many activities happening during the conference. - When: Thursday, May 10 - Time: 5:00 pm to 5:45 pm - Where: Room 22 After the workshop, we'll walk you to the Opening Reception where you can help us kick off PyCon! Light food will be provided, as well as a free drink ticket and a cash bar. 6:30 pm - check out Speed Networking! This is a new event for 2018. See [speed networking][1] for more information. [1]: /2018/events/speed_networking/