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PyData could not happen without the support of its amazing sponsors. Are you interested in becoming a sponsor? See our sponsorship prospectus or contact us at [email protected].

Diamond sponsors

Man Group is a technology-empowered, global active investment management firm, which runs $108.3 bn (as at 30th June 2020) of client capital in liquid and private markets, managed by investment specialists based around the world. Headquartered in London, the firm has 15 international offices and operates across multiple jurisdictions. Our business has five specialist investment engines, which represent the range of our capabilities: Man AHL, Man Numeric, Man GLG, Man FRM and Man GPM.

Platinum sponsors

For over a century, IBM has led world-changing progress by relentlessly reinventing ourselves and enabling our customers’ transformation. Share in our vision of AI for social good, our commitment to open source, and our mission of AI education for all. The IBM Data Science Community is the place for data scientists and developers to learn, share, and engage with their peers and industry leaders. Join the IBM Data Science Community and participate in shaping our digital future.

Saturn Cloud is a managed data science and machine learning platform that automates DevOps and ML infrastructure engineering so your team can focus on analytics. Utilize Jupyter and Dask to scale Python for big data using the libraries you know and love, while leveraging Docker and Kubernetes so that your work is reproducible, shareable, and ready for production.

MetroStar Systems, Inc (MetroStar) is a leading provider of innovative technology across the federal government. For over two decades, our people have powered innovation through our core capabilities and practice areas. The solutions we develop integrate Human-Centered Design, DevOps, Cloud, and AI/ML capabilities to provide seamless delivery from ideation to production with no lapse in service. We are transforming the way data is disseminated for our customers by providing faster and more cost-effective deliveries.

Mozn is the leading advanced analytics product development firm in the Middle East, unlocking the true potential of data to deliver impact that transforms operations at businesses and government organizations. Mozn combines deep technical expertise with keen business acumen to help some of the region’s largest organizations solve their most pressing problems. Through our data products, clients change the way they work, and evolve to make the most of their data.

Blue Yonder is the world’s leading, end-to-end, digital supply chain platform provider, enabling companies to better predict and pivot to quickly fulfill customer demand. Blue Yonder’s intelligent platform empowers companies to make smarter, faster business and commerce decisions to deliver more growth, profitability and reimagined customer experiences. With Blue Yonder, you can Fulfill your Potential™. Visit blueyonder.com.


OVHcloud provides everything you need for a successful online project: web hosting, domain names, dedicated servers, CDN, cloud environments, big data, and more.

RStudio open source and enterprise-ready, professional software combines robust and reproducible data analysis with tools to effectively share data products. Our flagship professional products RStudio Server Pro, RStudio Connect, and RStudio Package Manager equip professional data science teams to develop and share their work at scale.

Gold sponsors

At Two Sigma, we use Open Source Software, and we’re passionate about giving back to the programming community. We want to make sure that the OSS projects that we and so many others rely on will still be functional far into the future. Supporting OSS can take many forms: making substantial contributions to projects we use regularly, open sourcing tools we’ve developed in house, and financially sponsoring non-profits that contribute to a healthy open source ecosystem. That’s why we are a Corporate Partner of NumFOCUS. Two Sigma is proud to support NumFOCUS sponsored projects pandas and Jupyter.

ING is a pioneer in digital banking and on the forefront being one of the most innovative banks in the world. As ING we have a clear purpose that represents our conviction of people’s potential. We don’t judge, coach, or to tell people how to live their lives. However big or small, modest or grand, we empower people and businesses to realize their vision for a better future. We made the promise to make banking frictionless, removing barriers to progress, and make people confident in their financial decisions. As a global bank we have a huge opportunity – and responsibility – to make an impact for the better. We can play a role by financing change, sharing knowledge, and innovating. Being sustainable is in all the choices we make—as a lender, as a partner and through the services we offer our customers

Neo4j is the world’s leading graph database. It helps the Intelligence Community build applications to meeting today’s evolving data challenges including artificial intelligence, network/IT resource management, identity and access management, supply chain management, real-time recommendations, criminal investigations, cyber security and master data management.

Dataiku is one of the world’s leading AI and machine learning platforms, supporting agility in organizations’ data efforts via collaborative, elastic, and responsible AI, all at enterprise scale. At its core, Dataiku believes that in order to stay relevant in today’s changing world, companies need to harness Enterprise AI as a widespread organizational asset instead of siloing it into a specific team or role. To make this a reality, Dataiku provides one simple UI for data wrangling, mining, visualization, machine learning, and deployment based on a collaborative and team-based user interface accessible to anyone on a data team, from data scientist to beginner analyst.


We’re a diverse collection of people, reimagining what’s possible to help us do what we love in new ways. The people who work here have reinvented entire industries with the Mac, iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch, and with services, including iTunes, the App Store, Apple Music, and Apple Pay.

Elm is a leading company in digital transformation through a strategy based on innovation as a main pillar that delivers an integrated delightful customer experience through consultations, business & technical solutions, customized or on the shelf as well as outsourcing for both public and private sectors in many different fields, such as transportation, health, municipalities, commerce and others. Therefore, easing people’s lives by enhancing procedures and digitizing processes in the rapidly changing business world.

Tesco Technology

We solve real-world problems for hundreds of thousands of colleagues and millions of customers worldwide, whether they choose to shop with us in store or online. The work we do is critical to the business, and we’re looking to broaden our teams to help us to iterate, innovate and deliver more quickly.

Centene Corporation, a Fortune 50 company, is a leading multi-national healthcare enterprise that is committed to helping people live healthier lives. The Company takes a local approach – with local brands and local teams – to provide fully integrated, high-quality, and cost-effective services to government-sponsored and commercial healthcare programs, focusing on under-insured and uninsured individuals. Centene offers affordable and high-quality products to nearly 1 in 15 individuals across the United States, including Medicaid and Medicare members (including Medicare Prescription Drug Plans) as well as individuals and families served by the Health Insurance Marketplace, the TRICARE program, and individuals in correctional facilities.

Colruyt Group is a family of companies. We include numerous retail chains, brands and business activities. We are flourishing in four different countries: Belgium, Luxembourg, France, and India. As a retail group, we are aware of the value of data and mark analytics and insights as a core capability. Within our Business Analytics and Insights division, we leverage the power of open source libraries on a daily basis. Libraries such as Jupyter, pandas, NumPy, and Matplotlib aid us in building forecasting models, recommendation systems and researching the next steps in data analytics for our retail business.


We Build and Connect Companies and Communities to Solve Challenging Problems with Data. We run Open Source Connections, Open Source Partnerships, and Quansight Labs which provides full-time employment for PyData core developers.

Don’t Use This Code

Don’t Use This Code offers expert consulting and training services in a wide variety of open source technologies, centered on Python and the PyData stack for scientific and numeric computing. We specialize in helping teams streamline, automate, and productionalize their mission-critical tasks.

Silver sponsors

infoteam Software Group has been implementing unique software solutions for their customers in industry, infrastructure, life science and public service markets for almost 40 years. Twenty years ago, we’ve started implementing machine learning solutions and meanwhile we have our own data science division to fulfill the customers needs in this rising area. infoteam Software Group employs more than 300 people and has offices and subsidiaries in Germany, the Czech Republic, Switzerland and China.

Sprint sponsors

H-E-B is a privately-held grocery retailer headquartered in San Antonio, Texas. With more than 400 stores in Texas and Mexico across its H-E-B, Central Market, Joe V’s, and Mi Tienda brands, the company is among the largest private companies in the United States. In 2018 H-E-B acquired grocery delivery service Favor and is making its digital offerings a core component of its continued expansion. H-E-B is known throughout Texas as a generous supporter of the local communities in which it does business — the company proudly donates 5% of its pre-tax profits to charity.

Supporting sponsors

Manning is an independent publisher of computer books for software developers, engineers, architects, system administrators, managers and all who are professionally involved with the computer business. The books we publish cover a huge range of topics that the modern developer needs; from languages and frameworks, to best practices for team leaders.