[SciPy-dev] [SciPy-user] [ANN] SciPy 2009 conference opened up for registration

Ondrej Certik ondrej@certik...
Sun Jun 21 18:10:17 CDT 2009


On Fri, Jun 19, 2009 at 8:01 AM, Gael
Varoquaux<gael.varoquaux@normalesup.org> wrote:
> We are finally opening the registration for the SciPy 2009 conference. It
> took us time, but the reason is that we made careful budget estimations
> to bring the registration cost down.
>
> We are very happy to announce that this year registration to the
> conference will be only $150, sprints $100, and students get half price!
> We made this effort because we hope it will open up the conference to
> more people, especially students that often have to finance this trip
> with little budget. As a consequence, however, catering at noon is not
> included.
>
> This does not mean that we are getting a reduced conference. Quite on the
> contrary, this year we have two keynote speakers. And what speakers:
> Peter Norvig and Jon Guyer! Peter Norvig is the director of research at
> Google and Jon Guyer is a research scientist at NIST, in the
> Thermodynamics and Kinetics Group, where he leads a fiPy, a finite
> element project in Python.

As far as I know, it's actually a finite *volume* solver.

Ondrej


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