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 US 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.

Event Schedule

Sunday, May 9th, 2021 – Pre-recorded talks are released

Wednesday, May 12th, 2021 – LIVE panel discussion "Funding open source work"

Time: 4–5 pm EDT

Location: Zoom

More details are coming soon

Thursday, May 13th, 2021 – LIVE Q&A with the presenters of talks

Time: 4–5 pm EDT

Location: Zoom

Moderator: Alexandre de Siqueira (Berkeley Institute for Data Science, scikit-image)


For further details, contact Inessa Pawson (inessa at