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AWIP + Pycon ROW event

Join the London and broader European Python community on Thursday the 13th of December at 6:00pm for an evening mashup of Product, Python, and Startups, co-hosted by Advancing Women in Product and PSF PyCon.

6:00 pm Doors open

6:40 pm Opening remarks

6:45 pm Featured speakers

7:15 pm Startups pitch for spot on PyCon Startup Row in U.S.

8:15 pm Networking to close (announce winner)

We will start the evening with networking, food and beverages. Nexmo is hosting us at their office located at 15 Bonhill St, London, EC2A 4DN

We'll give startups 5 minutes to pitch to a panel of judges and another five minutes of Q&A from judges and the audience. The winning team will be awarded two conference badges and a free booth in Startup Row at PyCon US 2019 in May. (More information about Startup Row at PyCon can be found here.)

Fireside chat - "My journey into product management"

Anna Pagan is a Product Manager at Made by Many. She will be chatting about her career and how she landed her first role as a product manager at Beamly, as well as some of the interesting projects she's worked on, with Katherine Sammes, AWIP's Growth Programs Lead.



Talk – "How 2 strangers can build a £1m AI startup in 12 months (with Python)"

Plural AI (www.plural.ai) is building an intelligent research assistant to solve the fundamental frustration of knowledge professionals: that search engines and databases only provide raw data, not insights. Jaron Collis is the co-founder and CTO of Plural AI and will be speaking about how he and his co-founder built their company using Python in just 12 months.

Pitch Candidates

Bullet Train by Ben Rometsch

Release features with confidence
Bullet Train lets you manage feature flags and remote config across web, mobile and server side applications. Deliver true Continuous Integration. Get builds out faster. Control who has access to new features.

Bullet Train is 100% Open Source. Host with the company or on your own infrastructure.


Heterogeneous by Will Jones

Heterogeneous Brings Genetics To Life
Heterogeneous connects individuals directly to researchers. Learn more about your genetics and participate in cutting edge research. You own all of your data.

Teebly by Miro Batchkarov

The new way high-trust companies interact with their clients
Teebly is the smart communications platform that makes all professional interactions effortless and secure. It supports high-trust companies along the whole customer journey as a single tool. By strategically leveraging bleeding edge Machine learning technologies, it enables automation, increases productivity and reduces costs.

Dotscience by Luke Marsden

Solutions for machine learning model management
For data science teams –
Build more reliable models, full version control, collaboration, and on-demand access to compute.

For financial organizations –
Safely deploy data science into risky or regulated environments, with audit-trails for every model.