JUNE 15-16 2019





Pycon is back! Join us for a two day
conference for developers in the
heart of Bangkok.

upside down city

4 Keynotes

+40 talks

+300 Pythonistas

1 great party


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Keynote Speakers

Adam Paszke

Author and Maintainer of PyTorch.


Adam Paszke is an author and maintainer of PyTorch Despite being early in his career he already has a few years of experience working with large organizations like Facebook AI Research and NVIDIA. Currently, he pursues two majors — Computer Science and Mathematics — at the University of Warsaw. His general interests include graph theory, programming languages, algorithmics and machine learning.

Katie McLaughlin

Cloud Developer Advocate @google.
Director @Python Software Foundation.
Director @Django Software Foundation.


Katie has worn many different hats over the years. She has been a software developer for many programming languages, systems administrator for multiple operating systems, and speaker on many different topics.
She is currently a Cloud Developer Advocate at Google, a Director of the Python Software Foundation, a Director of the Django Software Foundation, and Conference Director for PyCon AU 2018/2019.
She won the O’Reilly Open Source Award in 2017, and was a finalist in the Red Hat Women in Open Source Award in 2018.
When she’s not changing the world, she enjoys cooking, making tapestries, and seeing just how well various application stacks handle emoji.

Dr Russell Keith-Magee

Founding Apiarist at @pybeeware.
@djangoproject Core Developer


Dr Russell Keith-Magee is the founder of the BeeWare project, developing GUI tools and libraries to support the development of Python software on desktop and mobile platforms. He is also a 13 year veteran of the Django core team, and for 5 years, was President of the Django Software Foundation. In his day job, he wrangles data pipelines for Survata.
He is a frequent speaker at Python and Django conferences around the globe, sharing his experiences as a FLOSS developer, community maintainer, and (unsuccessful) startup founder. He lives in Whadjuk Noongar country - otherwise known as Perth, Western Australia.

David Cournapeau

Data Scientist/Author at @scikit-learn.


David Cournapeau is a data scientist. He is the original author of the scikit-learn package, an open source machine learning library in the Python programming language.
He is a self-described "deployment/packaging geek".
David graduated with a MSc in Electrical Engineering from Telecom Paristech, Paris in 2004, and obtained his PhD in Computer Science at Kyoto University, Japan, in the domain of speech recognition.
He joined Cogent Labs in August 2017. As head of the Machine Learning Engineering Team, he plays a pivotal role at the interface between cutting-edge research and product development. Beyond his work at Cogent Labs, David is also well known in the open source community as the original author of scikit-learn, and a major contributor to NumPy and SciPy.