Scientific Computing with Python
Austin, Texas • July 10-16, 2017

SciPy 2017 Social Events

Enthought Welcome to SciPy Reception

Date: Tuesday, July 11, 2017, 6:00 - 9:00 PM

Location: El Mercado, 1702 Lavaca Street (an easy walk from the AT&T Center)

Join us as we close out the SciPy tutorial sessions and kick off the main conference. Enjoy heavy appetizers and a margarita or two while connecting with other tutorial and conference attendees. (Enthought is in the process of moving offices, so the Welcome Reception is in a new location this year.)

Annual Reception

Date: Wednesday, July 12, 2017, 7:00 - 9:00 pm

Location: Scholz Biergarten, 1607 San Jacinto Blvd. (Walkable from the AT&T Center)

A Texas BBQ dinner (+ vegetarian options) and great conversation at the oldest Biergarten in the country.

Diversity Luncheon sponsored by Clover Health

Date: Thursday, July 13, 2017, 12:15 - 1:15 pm

Location: Tejas Room

The luncheon is free of charge for conference attendees, but please register as space is limited.

Happy Hour hosted by Jump Trading

Date: Thursday, July 13, 2017, 6:30-8:45

Location: Carillon restaurant in the AT&T Center

Stop by for some drinks and appetizers and meet the group from Jump Trading.

Live Music Crawl

Date: Thursday, July 13, 2017, 7:30 - 10:30 pm

Location: Bus will depart from the AT&T Center Hotel

Jam out to authentic live music with us all over Austin. Along the way, we’ll chat about Austin live music history, get the latest scoop on the current music scene, and see iconic venues and new clubs, all while getting an overview of the city. The live music crawl will be led by a local musician and is run by Austin Detours: (You need to be 21 or older to participate. There is a $40 fee for this event.)

Sprints Dinner 

Date: Saturday, July 15, 2017, 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Location: UT Union Underground, 2247 Guadalupe St. 

A SciPy tradition and our way of saying thank you for all the great contributions made during the sprints. We will have pool, bowling, air hockey and plenty of pizza and drinks.

The Activities Committee will be announcing additional social events before and during the conference.