ABOUT

SciPy India is a conference providing opportunities to spread the use of the Python programming language in the Scientific Computing community in India. It provides a unique opportunity to interact with the "Who's who" of the Python for Scientific Computing fraternity and learn, understand, participate, and contribute to Scientific Computing using Python. One of the goals of the conference is to combine education, engineering, and science with computing through the medium of Python.

SPEAKERS

Dr. Ajith Kumar

    

Mr. S. Anand

    
Dr. B. P. Ajith Kumar, a scientist working with the IUAC. His main area of work is development of instrumentation for particle accelerators and associated experiments, including radio-frequency accelerating structures, control and data acquisition systems, digital and radio frequency electronics modules. He initiated the Phoenix / expEYES project. ExpEYES is currently the cheapest educational system to teach science. Anand is the Chief Executive Officer at Gramener. He leads a team of data enthusiasts with skills in analysis, design, programming and statistics. He studied at IIT Madras, IIM Bangalore and LBS, and worked at IBM, Infosys, Lehman Brothers and BCG. He and his team explore insights from data and communicate these as visual stories. These visual analyses and dashboards are built on the Gramener Visualisation Server -- Gramener's flagship product.

ATTEND

Early Bird

₹1000

(Till 10 Nov 2016)
This ticket includes conference (tutorials + talks), lunch and snacks for 2 days. It does not include Accommodation & T-Shirt. This is a non-refundable ticket.
Light

₹600

(Till 30 Nov 2016)
This Ticket allows you to ONLY attend the conference for 2 Days (snacks shall be served). Does not include any conference amenities (Accommodation, Kit, Lunch & T-shirt). This is a non-refundable ticket.
Regular

₹1200

(10 Nov - 30 Nov 2016)
This ticket includes conference (tutorials + talks), lunch and snacks for 2 days. It does not include Accommodation & T-Shirt. This is a non-refundable ticket.
Accomodation

₹500

Accommodation is provided on a shared basis (twin sharing) inside IIT-B campus (Boys/Girls hostel). Accommodation will be provided for 2 days, i.e, 10-11 and 11-12 December. Accommodation does not include other amenities like dinner, etc. Extension of period of stay is not available. This is a non-refundable ticket.
T-Shirt

₹350

Change of size, exchange at the venue is not available. This is a non-refundable ticket.

SCHEDULE

To be announced

VENUE

Lecture Hall Complex, IIT Bombay

SPONSORS

The FOSSEE project undertaken by IIT Bombay is funded by Ministry of Human Resource Development (Govt. of India) under National Mission on Education through ICT. The essence of Human Resource Development is education, which plays a significant and remedial role in balancing the socio-economic fabric of the Country. Since citizens of India are its most valuable resource, our billion-strong nation needs the nurture and care in the form of basic education to achieve a better quality of life.



ORGANISER

The Annual SciPy India conference is organised by the team members of FOSSEE project which is part of the National Mission on Education through ICT with the thrust area being Adaptation and deployment of open source simulation packages equivalent to proprietary software, funded by MHRD, based at the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IITB).