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.


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Brian Douglas Getting Traction with GitHub Actions and Python

Cheuk Ting Ho Oops, I Did It Again! When Your Deploying CI Pipeline Is Broken

Juanita Gomez Spyder Says: Let's Get Millennial!

Kati Michel Bringing Pinax Back to Life

May Ireland Burnout: Identity & Emotion at Work

Melissa Weber Mendonça NumPy Newcomer's Hour: an Experiment on Community Building

Rose Judge Improve Your Git Commits in Two Easy Steps

Sumana Harihareswara Researching the Leadership Gap for Legacy Projects

Thibaud Colas Building Accessibility into Open Source Projects


Wednesday, May 12th, 2021 at 4 pm EDT – LIVE panel discussion "Funding open source work"

Alex Clark (Pillow)

Eunice Chendjou (Open Teams)

Gina Häußge (Octoprint)

Sumana Harihareswara (Changeset Consulting)

William Stein (SageMath)

Moderated by David Charboneau (Open Teams)

Thursday, May 13th, 2021 at 4 pm EDT – LIVE Q&A with the presenters of talks

Moderated by: Alexandre de Siqueira (Berkeley Institute for Data Science, scikit-image) and Inessa Pawson (Albus Code, NumPy)

WATCH THE TALKS NOW on our YouTube channel.

Video accessibility support is provided by Aerik Pawson and Thibaud Colas.

Questions? Comments?

Feedback is always welcome! If you have any questions or comments, contact Inessa Pawson (inessa at .