PyLadies at PyCon

In 2013, I was going through PyCon photos. The album was full of pictures of very serious looking geeks engrossed in their favorite back and green screen. Suddenly I saw the photos of people laughing, enjoying and joking . Many of them were women. Dazzled by the beautiful ladies, I asked…

PyLadies Pune June meet up

The one thing I missed the most, in PyCon US, 2017, was my PyLadies Pune group. We were hoping to contribute to projects individually and as a group for a long time now. For our June meetup, we planned to give a shape to this idea. Kushal [https://twitter.com/…

FOSSASIA 2017, my homecoming

> Ohh you guys came alone, no Py this time? > No Py this time; missing all the noise and fun around. (How can you miss the noise? It is supposed to be a disturbance.) These were some introductory reactions from friends meeting us at FOSSASIA 2017. Kushal and I…

A date with Microbit @ February meetup of PyLadies Pune

Pyladies Pune is 8 meetups old now, (after the rebooting). I missed last month's meetup, as Py was unwell. This month's meet up was special. It was the first time the PyLadies meetup took place in reserved-bit, the coolest place in Pune. Thank you reserved-bit for…

Making their ways: PyLadies Pune

July, 2017 PyLadies Pune came out of hibernation [http://anweshadas.in/coming-out-of-hibernation-pyladies-pune-chapter/] and rebooted its journey. Let me tell you honestly it has been quite a roller coaster ride since then. We faced a lot of problems but among them the biggest one was lack of participation by women. For…

My talk about software licenses in PyCon India

The title for my talk was "The trends in choosing licenses in Python ecosystem". As a lawyer what interests me is the legal foundation of the open source world. It is the licenses, which defines the reach of the software. Most of the developers would frown their eyebrows…

First time PyLadies presence in Pycon India

The title for the blog post is not something I wrote but copy pasted a tweet [https://twitter.com/kushaldas/status/779870562092855296] by @kushaldas. Kushal [https://kushaldas.in] is being attending PyCon India since 2010, a year after it started. This one tweet of his says if not the whole…

See you PyLadies at PyCon India

PyCon India 2016 has started today. The Day 0 was the devsprint. Reached the venue late ( actually never thought would be able to attend due to my food pipe infection issue). Met friends which is one of the most attractive point of attending the conference apart from learning new things…