Distinguished speakers


Damián Avila

Avila Argentina
Personal Home Page: http://www.damian.oquanta.info/
Company: Continuum Analytics

Damián Avila is a Software Developer, Data Scientist, Quantitative Analyst/Developer and, formerly, a Biochemist-Immunologist from the U.N.L.P, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
His main focus of interests are Data Science, Finance, Data Visualization and the Jupyter/IPython ecosystem. He uses Python as his main computational tool, but he also has experience working with other high level programming languages.
In the open source area, he has made meaningful contribution to several project, and now he is recognized as a core developer of popular projects, such as Jupyter/IPython, Nikola and Bokeh. He has also started his own projects, such as the "IPython plugin for NINJA-IDE", vIPer and RISE (aka, RJSE, a "live" slideshow machinery for the Jupyter/IPython notebook).
He has presented talks, tutorials and posters in several national and international conferences and he has also written and taught tutorials about the Scientific Python ecosystem.
Finally, he's a member of Python Argentina, Scientific Python Argentina and the Quantitative Finance Club. Currently, he's working as a Software Developer at Continuum Analytics.
For more information:
* GitHub profile: [https://github.com/damianavila](https://github.com/damianavila) * Technical blog: [http://www.damian.oquanta.info/](http://www.damian.oquanta.info/)
More references:
* [http://python.org.ar/](http://python.org.ar/) * [http://groups.google.com/forum/?fromgroups#!forum/sci-pyar](http://groups.google.com/forum/?fromgroups#!forum/sci-pyar) * [http://quantfinanceclub.com/](http://quantfinanceclub.com/)
This is an incomplete list of my talks and tutorials:
* English
* PyCon Brasil 2014 (to be uploaded) * Scipy 2014 [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sZBKruEh0jI](https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sZBKruEh0jI) * SciPy 2013 [http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rBS6hmiK-H8](http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rBS6hmiK-H8) * SciPy 2013 [http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NVf_giNcNro](http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NVf_giNcNro) * PyConUS 2012 [http://us.pycon.org/2012/schedule/presentation/513/](http://us.pycon.org/2012/schedule/presentation/513/) * PyConUS 2012 [http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MIAKOMzRl1I&feature=plcp](http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MIAKOMzRl1I&feature=plcp)
* Spanish
* SciPyConAr 2014 (to be uploaded) * SciPyConAr 2014 (to be uploaded) * PyCon Argentina 2014 (to be uploaded) * PyCon Argentina 2014 [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fTRkm3d6ebw](https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fTRkm3d6ebw) * SciPyConAr 2013 [http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x1_LPVFsPIU](http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x1_LPVFsPIU) * SciPyConAr 2013 [http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l50KXv0-2vE](http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l50KXv0-2vE) * SciPyConAr 2013 [http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gLYCK0SuPoY](http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gLYCK0SuPoY) * PyCon Argentina 2013 [http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=17DPZlKQDk8](http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=17DPZlKQDk8) * PyCon Argentina 2013 [http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4-O5NZKD3hI](http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4-O5NZKD3hI) * PyCon Argentina 2012 [http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M-crhRKfsZU](http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M-crhRKfsZU)

Juan B Cabral

Cabral Argentina
Company: IATE-OAC

Soy ingeniero en sistemas y actual doctorando en machine-learning para astrofísica en la Universidad de Rosario. Fui chair de PyDay Córdoba 2011, PyCon Argentina 2012 ademas de ser miembro fundador de SciPy Latam.

Juan Luis Cano Rodríguez

Cano Rodríguez Spain
Personal Home Page: http://pybonacci.org
Company: Pybonacci

Estudiante de Ingeniería Aeronáutica en la Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, presidente de la Asociación Python España, organizador a varios niveles de las Python Conference España, formador de Python Científico en empresas y universidades, colaborador en multitud de proyectos relacionados y creador de la biblioteca poliastro para análisis de órbitas interplanetarias con Python. Actualmente becario en la empresa Airbus Operations SL y desarrollando mi proyecto fin de carrrera sobre análisis de interfaz fluido-estructura con Python.

Pablo Gabriel Celayes

Celayes Argentina
Personal Home Page: https://www.linkedin.com/in/pablogabrielcelayes

Mathematician and Computer Analyst on the process of becoming a Data Scientist.
Freelance Scientific Full-Stack Python Developer.
Bass Player and Nomad.
Rustic futbol player.

Celia Cintas

Cintas Argentina
Personal Home Page: https://yetanotherlog.wordpress.com/

Celia Cintas is a PhD student in Computer Science working at CENPAT on "Human Evolutionary Biology" research group. Co organizer of SciPyCon Argentina 2013 and 2014. Free software advocate. Assistant Professor at UNPSJB in Fundamentals of Computer Science and Business Intelligence.

Carlos Cordoba

Cordoba Colombia
Company: Continuum Analytics

I have a Bachelor degree in Physics from University of Valle (Colombia) and a Masters degree in Physics from National University of Colombia. Right now I'm working with Continuum Analytics.
I'm Spyder current maintainer. My most important contributions to the project have been our quite good IPython qtconsole integration and our Object Inspector plugin to read docstrings rendered as beautiful HTML pages (with Sphinx's help).
My main interests are computational science (computational physics before and computational social science right now) and helping to improve open source platforms to do this kind of science.

kiko correoso

correoso Spain
Personal Home Page: http://pybonacci.org
Company: Iberdrola

PhD in Physics and working in the renewables energy sector in a big european utility (Iberdrola). VP of Python Spain and active member of Pybonacci.

Nahuel Defossé

Defossé Argentina

Master degree student in Networks and Data Transmission, teaching at UNP and devop-ing at Machinalis.

Patricio Del Boca

Del Boca Argentina
Personal Home Page: http://medium.com/@pdelboca
Company: Pi - Data Strategy & Consulting

Information System Engineer. Certified ScrumMaster & Data Enthusiast. GNU/Linux User. Individuals and interactions over almost everything

Juan Pedro Fisanotti

Fisanotti Argentina
Personal Home Page: http://github.com/fisadev
Company: Machinalis

Python es mi favorito desde hace unos años, aunque también me gustan mucho Ruby y Lisp. Antes hice bastante desarrollo web y móvil, y ahora estoy trabajando en una empresa donde hacemos todo en Python focalizado principalmente en inteligencia artificial y algunos temas relacionados. Fuera de la computación me interesa cualquier cosa que me haga pensar un poco.

Javier Mansilla

Mansilla Argentina
Company: Machinalis

I'm a pragmatic developer. Passionate about testing, coding standards, simplicity, maintainability, and best practices. During the last 10 years mixing time between python development, web, and entrepreneurship. Machine Learning and NLP enthusiastic.

Ivan Ogassavara

Ogassavara Brazil
Personal Home Page: https://github.com/xmnfw
Company: LabTrans - UFSC

Experto en desarrollo de algoritmos para resolución de problemas en diversos tipos de áreas como educación, gestión pública, comercio, salud y ingeniería de transportes. Actualmente trabajando en desarrollo y proyectos de sistemas de apoyo de pesaje de camiones en movimiento en alta velocidad.

Joao Pimentel

Pimentel Brazil
Company: Universidade Federal Fluminense

João Felipe Nicolaci Pimentel is a graduate student at Universidade Federal Fluminense (UFF). He graduated in Computer Science from UFF (2014). During his undergraduate studies, he studied abroad at Washington University in St. Louis (8/2012 - 5/2013). He is currently working with provenance on scientific workflows.

Esteban Pintos

Pintos Argentina

Estudiante de doctorado en Ingeniería Química.
Tema doctorado: simulación y optimización de reacción químicas. Utilización del lenguaje Julia.
(biografía a expandir de ser necesario)

Raniere Silva

Silva Brazil
Personal Home Page: http://rgaiacs.com/
Company: Software Carpentry

Raniere Silva is a member of the Software Carpentry Foundation's Steering Committee. He is a undergraduate of applied mathematics at University of Campinas working with linear programming. His focus is in free/open software for the collaborative development of robust, reproducible, and scalable software tools for computational science and open science/access.

Bruno Sánchez

Sánchez Argentina

Graduated from UNC at Astronomy career, actually a PhD. student and a rookie programmer.

Alejandro Dario Villalba


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