Jupyter Community Call December 15th, 2020

Date: December 15, 2020, at time 9am Pacific (your timezone)

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Please note:

Purpose

Think of it as a monthly, virtual JupyterCon. It’s a place to announce and share fun things happening in the Jupyter community.

For more discussion on the format of these calls, see the thread here.

Short reports, celebrations, shout-outs, PR of the month

This is a place to make short announcements (without a need for discussion).

  • Accessibility testing for docs - Nick

    • WIP PR to show a way forward to establish and maintain an accessibility roadmap for Sphinx-based documentation sites

  • jupyter-starters 0.6.0a0 released - Nick

    • a tool for defining JSON Schema-based workflows in JupyterLab

  • Thanks to everyone who gave feedback on last month’s call! - Isabela

  • Check out @jtp’s repos for Jupyterlab-Classic and the p5js notebook. I’m looking forward to sharing with students and teachers at Playfest conference in January. - Carol

  • Jupyter survey is now live! Read more and take the survey. - Isabela

Agenda Items

Add agenda items here before the meeting. We will reorganize the agenda so that it fits in the 60m meeting slot.

  • WXYZDVCS Work-in-progress report on wxyz.dvcs, a bridge from Jupyter Widgets to distributed version control - Nick

    • Hopefully released this week 🤞, works though!

  • Pierre’s notebooks for teaching Python and data science

  • JupyterLab Classic - Jeremy

Attendees

Name

Institution

GitHub Handle

Nick Bollweg

Project Jupyter, GTRI, Deathbeds

@bollwyvl @nrbgt

Steven Silvester

Apple

@blink1073

Ryan Spencer

GTRI

@ryspnc

Simon Li

University of Dundee

@manics

Wayne Decatur

Upstate Medical University

@fomightez

Pete Blois

Google Colab

@blois

Pierre-Olivier Simonard

Quansight

@pierrotsmnrd

Ryan C. Cooper

University of Connecticut

@cooperrc

Raman Tehlan

nteract

@ramantehlan

A. T. Darian

Two Sigma

@afshin

Jeremy Tuloup

QuantStack

@jtpio

Damián Avila

UMSI-MADS

@damianavila

Tim George

Freelance

@tgeorgeux

Gonzalo Peña-Castellanos

Quansight

@goanpeca

Zach Sailer

Apple

@Zsailer

Carol Willing

Jupyter, noteable

@willingc

Sarah Gibson

The Alan Turing Institute

@sgibson91

Sharan Foga

None

@sharanf

Tania Allard

@trallard

Tony Fast

Quansight

@tonyfast

Isabela Presedo-Floyd

Quansight Labs

@isabela-pf