PyCon UK

PyCon UK 2018

Cardiff City Hall, Saturday 15th to Wednesday 19th September

PyCon UK returns to Cardiff City Hall in 2018, for five days of talks, workshops and collaboration. The event will also feature a young coders' day, themes dedicated to science and education, and numerous Python-related events.

Right now, PyCon UK 2018 needs your...


PyCon UK is seeking sponsorship. Commercial sponsors are valued and make our conference possible. In return, we offer sponsors high-quality exposure and a range of options for participation.

Sponsor PyCon UK


Deadline: 15th June. We want to hear what you have to share. We welcome talks, workshops and more on any Python-related topic you can think of, suited to any level of experience. New speakers are particularly welcome.

Submit a proposal (and why you should)


Talks will take place in multiple parallel sessions, on every imaginable Python-related topic, from Saturday to Tuesday.


Workshops and tutorials (including a Django Girls workshop) will run on all five days of the event.

Lunchtime sessions 

We'll have a jobs fair, where you can meet our sponsors to find out about the positions they're offering, and poster sessions.

Code sprints 

Code sprints for a large number of popular Python open-source projects will run on Wednesday.

Evening events 

Each evening at City Hall there'll be Python-related social events: a board games and manual technology night, a code dojo and a Python music evening.


There'll be a conference dinner on Saturday, and several dinner options at The Clink, our favourite Cardiff restaurant. 

Our values

PyCon UK aims to set the highest standards as an event that all attendees can attend with confidence and enjoy.

These standards are documented and published. Please read about our code of conduct, and about diversity, inclusion and accessibility at PyCon UK.