What we're about

PyLadies

• Mission (http://www.pyladies.com)

• Code of Conduct (http://www.pyladies.com/CodeOfConduct/)

A group for Python ladies and non-binary people of all levels of programming experience, in the NYC metro area.

**Trans women welcome.**

---

Pyladies (http://pyladies.com/) is an international mentorship group with a focus on helping more women become active participants and leaders in the Python open-source community. Our mission is to promote, educate and advance a diverse Python community through outreach, education, conferences, events and social gatherings.

PyLadies also aims to provide a friendly support network for women and a bridge to the larger Python world.

We ask that men bring a female guest if they will be attending an event.

---

Job postings, discussions & community events can be shared here (opt-in for emails): https://www.meetup.com/NYC-PyLadies/messages/boards/

---

GitHub: https://github.com/NYCpyladies

Upcoming events (2)

Ladies Python Study Group (@JOOR)

JOOR

Joor will be hosting the NYC PyLadies January study group; this is a regular gathering for PyLadies of all levels to work on solo projects or in collaboration with one another. It will be a welcoming space where any Python related question is fair game, beginner or advanced, or in-between. Our goal is to foster a community where attendees can share coding tips, cool python finds, or short tutorials, set realistic goals, and encourage one another. We can’t wait to build a stronger PyLadies community in New York City! Checkout this blog post summarizing our November study group (http://bit.ly/2R26npc). ------------------------ AGENDA ------------------------ 6:30pm - 7:00pm: show and tell (coding tips, workshops, etc.) 7:00pm - 7:20pm: networking 7:20pm - 8:50pm: hacking/coding 8:50pm - 9:00pm: wrap up ---------------------------- ABOUT JOOR ---------------------------- JOOR is the world’s largest digital wholesale marketplace, connecting the best brands and top retailers for faster, easier, and smarter wholesale business. Our mission is to be the de facto, mobile-first global wholesale platform, setting the industry data standard for all wholesale business. ------------------------ INFO ------------------------ This event is for women and gender minorities in tech. The study group sessions have been created to provide a welcoming space for women and gender minorities users of Python. MISSION: http://www.pyladies.com CODE OF CONDUCT: http://www.pyladies.com/CodeOfConduct/ ------------------------ WHAT TO BRING ------------------------ - Your laptop - A government-issued ID for getting into the building

Search Algorithms (@GIPHY)

416 W 13th St

GIPHY started as a way to catalogue animated GIFS and since then has evolved as a platform of creation and discovery. Fundamentally, surfacing content has been a core challenge. We have a team dedicated to providing the best Search experience for animated GIFs. During this workshop we'll take you through the history of search algorithms, from pre-digital days to web 2.0. This talk will be more of an overview of basic Search concepts which are applicable to any team looking for needles in haystacks. ------------------------ AGENDA ------------------------ 6:30pm - 7:00pm: Networking & Refreshments 7pm - 7:50pm: Talk by Yael Elmatad 7:50pm - 8:10pm: Search API overview 8:10pm - 8:30pm: Wrap up & Networking ---------------------------- SPEAKER BIO ---------------------------- Yael Elmatad is a Lead Data Scientist at GIPHY and Lead of the Search & Discovery division. ------------------------ INFO ------------------------ This event is for women and gender minorities in tech. Men who ardently support women in tech are also welcome. Ardent supporters are defined as those who are dedicated to the participation, education and advancement of women in tech, are familiar with our Mission and Code of Conduct, agree to participate in our events and create a collaborative and welcoming environment for all. MISSION: http://www.pyladies.com CODE OF CONDUCT: http://www.pyladies.com/CodeOfConduct/ ------------------------ WHAT TO BRING ------------------------ - Your laptop (optional) - A government-issued ID for getting into the building

Past events (131)

Ladies Python Study Group (@Betterment)

Betterment

Photos (120)