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Pycon Startup Row Competition: win pycon tickets + a booth [cross-post]

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PyCon has a Startup Row that showcases the most promising Python startups. PyCon 2014 is in Montreal and we'd like to support it by sending some Vancouver based startups. Vancouver based startups *who use Python anywhere in their stack* are invited to pitch their company and compete to win free tickets to Pycon in Montreal at the end of March and a booth at Startup Row.

[This is a cross-post from the Python meetup]

You get five minutes to tell us why your company is awesome. A panel of judges will rate the pitches on business and technical merit.

Anyone is welcome to attend. The regular Python meetup (http://www.meetup.com/vanpyz/events/161854632/) will continue at 7:15 with a roundtable discussion after the pitches end. Food and drinks are provided. It's also a chance to check out Facebook's office.

If you can't make it but know of startups who should compete, please spread the word.

See https://us.pycon.org/2014/events/startup_row/ for more details.

Startups who wish to compete should leave a comment on this event page or on this one http://www.meetup.com/vanpyz/events/161854632/ .

[This is a cross-post from the Python meetup]

Schedule

6:00pm arrive and be fed

6:10pm pitches start.

7:10pm pitches and judging end

7:15pm regular Python meetup with roundtable discussion begins

Thank you Facebook for organizing and hosting this.

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