[Online] Data Umbrella: Contributing to PyMC open source working sessions (Jul/Aug 2022)

Hello PyMC Community,

Data Umbrella and PyMC are organizing a series of open source working sessions to contribute to PyMC.

This is a beginner-friendly event. Skills that are helpful to have: Git, GitHub, Markdown, Sphinx, statistics, python, Bayesian statistics.

Additionally, we have a series of videos where participants can watch videos and add timestamps. There are lots of ways to participate and contribute to open source.

More information on joining the event:

a) PyMC Open Source Working Sessions website
b) Schedule of events
c) Complete this registration form (it will take 5-10 minutes)


Event Date Start Time Duration RSVP
Open Source Pre-series Office Hours Jul 2 (Saturday) 9 ET / 13 UTC / 16 EAT 1 hour MeetUp
Open Source Working Session #1 Jul 9 (Saturday) 9 ET / 13 UTC / 16 EAT 3 hours MeetUp
Open Source Working Session #2 Jul 22 (Friday) 12 ET / 16 UTC / 19 EAT 3 hours MeetUp
Open Source Working Session #3 [^1] Aug 4/5 (Thur/Fri) 19 ET / 23 UTC 3 hours MeetUp
Open Source Post-series Office Hours [^1] Aug 18 (Saturday) 19 ET / 23 UTC 1 hour MeetUp

[1] Asia-Pacific

Beginner Contributors

For beginner contributors, we encourage you to watch the videos:

Is there a video you would find helpful, but it is not available? Let us know on this thread in a comment.

About Data Umbrella

Data Umbrella is a community for underrepresented persons in data science. Our goal is to welcome and involve more folks from typically underrepresented groups into data science, Python and open source. All are welcome to join our events. We ask folks to contribute to this space by using inclusive language.

Code of Conduct (CoC)

All events follow the Data Umbrella CoC and PyMC CoC.


If you have any questions, feel free to post here or email: info@dataumbrella.org