About Us

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.

News and Updates

December 21 & 22

Lecture Hall Complex,
IIT Bombay

Over 300

Speakers on the way


Keynote Speaker

Prof. Sergio Rey

School of Public Policy, University of California


Dr. Ajith Kumar

RF & Electronics Lab, IUAC


This is a non-refundable and non-transferable ticket. There will be an additional 18% charge for GST.

Registration Type
Early Bird
(till 30 Nov 2018)
INR 1416 (INR 1200 +18% GST)

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.

(30 Nov to 17 Dec 2018)
INR 1652 (INR 1400 +18% GST)
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.
(till 17 Dec 2018)
INR 708 (INR 600 +18% GST)

This Ticket allows you to ONLY attend the conference for 2 Days (snacks for two days will be served). Does not include any conference amenities (Accommodation, Lunch & T-shirt).This is a non-refundable ticket.

Payment instructions:

Please read the instructions carefully, before proceeding for Registration.

  1. Please make the payment for the conference through Net banking using NEFT or RTGS or IMPS
  2. Account Details for transaction are mentioned below:
    • Account Holder Name - The Registrar, IIT Bombay
    • Bank Name - State Bank of India
    • Branch Name - IIT, Powai Branch
    • Bank address - Adi Shankaracharya marg, IIT Bombay, Powai, Mumbai - 400076
    • 9-Digit Code no. of the bank and the branch - 400002034
    • Account number - 10725729128
    • IFSC Code/ NEFT/ RTGS code - SBIN0001109
    • Swift Code - SBININBB519
  3. After successful payment take the screenshot of the final transaction. Save this screenshot as you have to upload it in the form.
  4. Collect your transaction reference number / UTR number from the bank. Note it down somewhere you have to fill this detail in the form as well.
  5. After verification of your payment by our team, we shall send you the ticket for the conference via email. This shall take 1 week.

Add ons

INR 600

Accommodation is provided on a shared basis inside IIT-B campus. Accommodation will be provided for 2 days, i.e, 20-21 and 21-22 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
INR 350
Change of size, exchange at the venue is not available. This is a non-refundable ticket.

Important dates

Call for Papers opens on: 24/09/2018

Call for Papers closes on: 23/11/2018

Submit a Paper/Workshop

We invite you to submit proposals for talks or workshops to be presented at SciPy 2018. The time duration for talks is 15 minutes and for workshops is 2 to 4 hours. There will be two parallel tracks for the workshops this year. One track is meant for beginners and the other is for advanced users.


Code Of Conduct

We appreciate your participation in SciPy 2018. We want you to have an enjoyable and enriching experience in the conference. For this all the attendees are required to conform to the following Code of Conduct. Organisers will ensure that it is enforced throughout the event.

SciPy India is dedicated to providing a harassment-free conference experience for everyone, regardless of age, gender, sexual orientation, physical appearance, disability, race, religion or employment.

Harassment includes offensive verbal comments related to gender, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, religion, sexual images in public spaces, deliberate intimidation, stalking, following, harassing photography or recording, sustained disruption of talks or other events, inappropriate physical contact, and unwelcome sexual attention. We have zero tolerance on harassment of conference participants in any form, including, but not limited to the activities mentioned here.

Participants asked to stop any harassing behavior are expected to comply immediately.

All communication should be appropriate for a professional audience, including people from many different backgrounds. Sexual language or imagery is inappropriate for all aspects of the conference, including talks. Remember that sexist, racist or any other form of exclusionary or offensive jokes or excessive public swearing are not appropriate at any venue of SciPy India.

Do not insult or put down attendees or engage in any action that violates the open, welcoming and sharing spirit of the conference. Be kind and sensitive to the people around you when you are attending the conference, and avoid any kind of offensive or degrading behavior.

If a participant engages in behavior that violates this code of conduct, the conference organizers may take any action they deem appropriate, including warning the offender or expulsion from the conference with no refund.

Thank you for helping to make SciPy India a welcoming, friendly event for all.

Contact Information:

If you are being harassed, notice that someone else is being harassed, or have any other concerns, please contact a member of conference staff. Conference staff will be wearing "SciPy India: Organiser" badges.

Conference staff will be happy to help participants contact venue security or local law enforcement, provide escorts, or otherwise assist those experiencing harassment to feel safe for the duration of the conference. We value your attendance.


This Code of Conduct was forked from PSF Code of Conduct by Python Software Foundation which is under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License.

SciPy India Conference Code of Conduct is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License.

Event Schedule



Lecture Hall Complex
IIT Bombay


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).


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Memories of SciPy India

Contact us

(+91) 22 25764133
Monday - Friday
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM