FOSSEE is the main sponsor and organizer of SciPy.in 2010. They initiated an Indian edition of the popular SciPy conference in 2009, in order to encourage the use of Python for Scientific Computing in Asia. The goal of the FOSSEE project is to enable the students and faculty of Science and Engineering colleges/institutes/universities across India to use open source software tools for all their computational needs, thereby improving the quality of instruction and learning.

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Enthought, Inc. is the supplementary sponsor for SciPy.in 2010. They provide scientific computing solutions through software development, consulting, and training. They use Python significantly for most of their projects, and work closely with many of the leading Python developers involved with scientific computing.

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The Python Software Foundation is partially funding the sprints at SciPy India 2010. The PSF is a non-profit organization devoted to the spread and advancement of open source technologies associated with the Python programming language.

EnhanceEdu is partially sponsoring the accommodation for the participants of SciPy.in 2010. It is an initiative of IIIT Hyderabad and is involved with training teachers and students belonging to engineering colleges on a range of current topics. They conduct various certificate programs and workshops in and around Hyderabad. They are also involved with the local organization of the conference, in association with FOSSEE.

Venue Sponsors

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The Indian School of Business in Hyderabad is one of India's top management schools and is a world-renowned (and globally top-ranked) B-school. They have a fantastic campus with world-class infrastructure. They have graciously accepted to sponsor and host the conference days (Dec. 13th & 14th, 2010) at ISB's ultra-modern Khemka Auditorium.

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Mahindra Satyam is a multi-national information, communications, and technology (ICT) company providing business consulting, information technology, and communication services. They have graciously accepted to sponsor and host the tutorial/sprint days (Dec. 15th-17th, 2010) of SciPy.in 2010 at Danube Hall at Mahindra Satyam Learning World in Hyderabad's famed HITEC City.

IIIT Hyderabad is an autonomous, research university offering under-graduate and graduate education in Computer Science, Electronics and Communications, and their applications in other domains. They have graciously volunteered to sponsor and host the last day of the conference involving sprints (Dec. 18th, 2010) and have offered a number of labs and seminar halls to suit the needs of the sprints.