PyCon Pittsburgh. April 15-23, 2020.

Maintainers Summit

Python is much more than a programming language. It is a vibrant community made up of individuals with diverse skills and backgrounds. Maintainers Summit at PyCon USA is where the community comes together to discuss and build a community of practice for Python project maintainers and key contributors. Come and learn from your peers how to maintain and develop sustainable projects and thriving communities.


Date: Friday, April 17, 2020
Time: 11:00am (11:00) to 4:00pm (16:00)
Location: David L. Lawrence Convention Center, Room 408, 1000 Fort Duquesne Blvd., Pittsburgh, PA 15222, United States


11:00am to 11:10am Welcome to Maintainers Summit
11:10am to 12:00pm Panel discussion
12:00pm to 12:40pm Lightning talks
12:40pm to 1:40pm Lunch
1:40pm to 2:30pm Lightning talks
2:30pm to 4pm Open discussion
More details are coming soon.

Call for Presenters

We are inviting Python community members to get on stage and share their insight and experience with the PyCon 2020 audience. Talk proposals from first-time speakers and Pythonistas from the underrepresented groups within the tech community are strongly encouraged. For more details and to submit your proposal visit:

Dates to Remember
CFP Opens: Monday, February 10, 2020, midnight AoE
CFP Closes: Monday, March 16, 2020, midnight AoE
CFP Acceptance Notifications: Friday, March 20, 2020, midnight AoE


Caroline Dantas - SciPy Latin America, PyLadies Brazil
Cooper Lees - Facebook, PyPA, Bandersnatch
Inessa Pawson - Albus Code, PyLadies SWFL, NumPy


For further details or inquiries, please contact Inessa Pawson (inessa at