March 14, 2018

O’Reilly and NumFOCUS Announce First Jupyter Pop-up in Boston

the premier source for insight-driven learning on technology and
business, and NumFOCUS,
a nonprofit supporting better science through open code, today announced
they are co-presenting the first-ever Jupyter
on March 21 in Boston. The event will feature insights from
data science and technology experts on best practices, time-saving tips
and practical use cases for Jupyter in business.

Jupyter’s open-source ecosystem has enabled the world’s most data-driven
organizations to easily analyze data, share insights and create dynamic,
reproducible data science. Jupyter Pop-up aims to empower professionals
across industries with the knowledge of how they can utilize Jupyter to
transform their data into a competitive advantage.

O’Reilly and NumFOCUS have tapped into their global community of experts
to create an event agenda that covers how to use Jupyter to solve “last
mile” issues of communicating data to management, create
self-documenting and future-friendly apps and widgets and streamline
workflow. Speakers include:

  • Paco Nathan, O’Reilly Media
  • Matthias Bussonnier, Project Jupyter
  • Luciano Resende, IBM
  • Kevin Bates, IBM
  • Chelsea Douglas, Plotly
  • Scott Sanderson, Quantopian
  • Allen Downey, Olin College
  • Taylor Martin, O’Reilly Media
  • Douglas Blank, Bryn Mawr College
  • Chakri Cherukuri, Bloomberg
  • Colin Carroll, MIT Media Lab
  • Ryan Cooper, University of Connecticut
  • David Koop, UMass Dartmouth

“We’re excited to join forces with NumFOCUS to educate attendees about
how Jupyter can help individuals and organizations across industries
derive more value from their data,” said Paco Nathan, director of
research at O’Reilly and Jupyter Pop-up program host. “The
highly-focused, one-day event is an accessible way for professionals to
dive into the world of Jupyter and apply it to their own business

Event registration
is now open. For questions regarding media credentials, contact;
for media queries or scheduling interviews, contact
To learn more about O’Reilly and NumFOCUS’ official Jupyter conference, JupyterCon,
taking place in August, follow @JupyterCon
or visit:

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About NumFOCUS
NumFOCUS is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that
supports and promotes world-class, innovative, open source scientific
software. The mission of NumFOCUS is to promote sustainable high-level
programming languages, open code development, and reproducible
scientific research. We accomplish this mission through our educational
programs and events as well as through fiscal sponsorship of open source
data science projects that empower users to solve some of today’s
greatest challenges. Learn more about NumFOCUS at

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