Program

PyCon HK 2016 provides keynotes, talks, workshops and networking opportunities to participants.

Schedule (Day 1)

Booths and Food & Beverage are available at Seaview Concourse.

The following draft schedule is updated on 2016/09/26. It is subject to be changed without further notice.

For floor plan, please visit venue page.

Time Track 1 (English)
@ Function Room 1-2
Track 2 (Chinese)
@ Training Theatre
Workshop Track
@ Training Room 1-3
09:00 - 09:15 2 shuttle buses from Admiralty to Cyberport 3 (Last bus departs before 09:15)
Pickup Location: G/F dmiralty Centre 海富中心 (near Exit A of Admiralty MTR station) (Google Map)
09:15 - 10:00 Reception & Check-ins @ Green Concourse
10:00 - 10:15 Opening & Welcome
Group Photos Taking
@ Track 1 (Function Room 1-2)
10:20 - 11:00 Keynote #1: the Pandas project and its future (English) (Wes McKinney) (USA)
@ Track 1 (Function Room 1-2)
11:10 - 11:50 Keynote #2: Developing Python Applications on Cloud (Xiulei ZHU)
@ Track 1 (Function Room 1-2)
11:50 - 12:10 Morning Refreshment Break @ Seaview Concourse
12:10 - 12:40 Building AI Chat bot using Python 3 & TensorFlow (English) (Jeongkyu Shin) (Korea) DeepWhale: Recognizing and Localizing Endangered Right Whales with Extremely Deep Neural Networks (Cantonese) (Felix Lau) Development Sprint
12:50 - 13:20 Creating Python Application with High Available MySQL Services (English) (Ivan Ma) Reproducible Data Analysis in Python (Cantonese) (Chris Choy)
13:20 - 14:20 Lunch Networking @ Seaview Concourse
14:20 - 14:50 Unlocking PDFs by Machine Learning (English) (Shilpa Karkeraa) (India) Make Your Computer See, Listen, Speak and Predict with Python (Cantonese) (Samson Lee) Development Sprint
15:00 - 15:30 Using Python to work with Document in MySQL (English) (Ryusuke Kajiyama) (Japan) Panel Discussion - HK Education and Python (Cantonese) (Host: Dr. Haggen So) (40 minutes)
15:30 - 15:40 Video Chat with PyCon DE
15:40 - 16:00 Afternoon Refreshment Break @ Seaview Concourse
16:00 - 16:30 A Girls Guide to Growing a Moustache (English) (Heidi Thorpe) (Australia) How to use coroutine to build a socket server? (Mandarin) (Chang-Ning Tsai) (Taiwan) Development Sprint
16:40 - 17:10 Decorators Demystified (English) (Akul Mehra) (India) Analyze Camera Images with Deep Learning in Python (Cantonese) (Felix Yu)
17:20 - 17:30 Announcement and Lucky Draw
@ Track 1 (Function Room 1-2)
17:50 End of Day 1 and 3 Shuttle Buses from Cyberport 3 to Admiralty. (Last bus departs at 18:00)

Schedule (Day 2)

Booths and Coffee & Tea are available at Seaview Concourse.

The following draft schedule is updated on 2016/09/26. It is subject to be changed without further notice.

For floor plan, please visit venue page.

Time Track 1
@ Function Room 1-2
Track 2
@ Training Theatre
Workshop Track
@ Training Room 1-3
12:00 2 shuttle buses from Admiralty to Cyberport 3 (Last bus departs before 12:15)
Pickup Location: G/F dmiralty Centre 海富中心 (near Exit A of Admiralty MTR station) (Google Map)
12:15 - 13:00 Reception & Check-ins @ Green Concourse
13:00 - 15:00 Workshop: Massive Open Online Course Architecture using Python + Web Platform (English) (Rizky Ariestiyansyah) (Indonesia) Development Sprint Workshop: Sci-kit Learn Babystep (English) (Part 1) (Chung-hong Chan)
15:00 - 15:30 Afternoon Refreshment Break @ Seaview Concourse
15:30 - 17:30 Workshop: AIOrchestra. Lesson learn while using AsyncIO coroutines on dynamic sequenced tasks (English) (Denys Makogon) (Ukraine) Development Sprint Workshop: Sci-kit Learn Babystep (English) (Part 2) (Chung-hong Chan)
17:55 End of Day 2 and 2 Shuttle Buses from Cyberport 3 to Admiralty. (Last bus departs at 18:10)

Contact PyCon HK

To contact with PyCon HK, please feel freely to email to pycon@pycon.hk.