Richard Jones' Log: PyCon Australia 2016: Registration Opens!
We are delighted to announce that online registration is now open for PyCon Australia 2016. The seventh PyCon Australia is being held in Melbourne, Victoria from August 12th – 16th at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, will draw hundreds of Python developers, enthusiasts and students from Australasia and afar.
Starting today, early bird offers are up for grabs. To take advantage of these discounted ticket rates, be among the first 90 to register. Early bird registration starts from $60 for full-time students, $190 for enthusiasts and $495 for professionals. Offers this good won’t last long, so register right away.
We strongly encourage attendees to organise their accommodation as early as possible, as demand for cheaper rooms is very strong during the AFL season.
PyCon Australia has endeavoured to keep tickets as affordable as possible. Financial assistance is also available: for information about eligibility, head to our financial assistance page and apply. We are able to make such offers thanks to our Sponsors and Contributors.
To begin the registration process, and find out more about each level of ticket, visit our registration information page.
Important Dates to Help You Plan
- 22 May: Registration opens - ‘Early bird’ prices for the first 90 tickets
- 17 June: Last day to apply for financial assistance
- 26 June: Last day to purchase conference dinner tickets
- 9 July: Last day to order conference t-shirts
- 12 August: PyCon Australia 2016 begins!
About PyCon Australia
PyCon Australia is the national conference for the Python programming community. The seventh PyCon Australia will be held on August 12-16 2016 in Melbourne, bringing together professional, student and enthusiast developers with a love for programming in Python. PyCon Australia informs the country’s developers with presentations by experts and core developers of Python, as well as the libraries and frameworks that they rely on.
To find out more about PyCon Australia 2016, visit our website at pycon-au.org, follow us at @pyconau or e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
PyCon Australia is presented by Linux Australia (www.linux.org.au) and acknowledges the support of our Platinum Sponsors, DevDemand.co and IRESS; and our Gold sponsors, Google Australia and Optiver. For full details of our sponsors, see our website.