Launched in 2022 with the support of Python Powered and Co-located alongside Global DevSlam, PyCon MEA saw the community come together to learn, connect and upskill.

In 2023 we are going bigger, with 4 days of conferences and keynote sessions led by some of the biggest names in the industry and the launch of PyCon MEA DataScience.

PyCon MEA 2023 will bring together Python enthusiasts from across the Middle East and Africa. As the regional chapter of the globally recognized PyCon conferences, attendees can expect a wealth of informative talks, interactive workshops, and engaging discussions on all things Python.

The event will take place alongside Global DevSlam, offering a unique opportunity for attendees to explore a diverse range of topics and connect with professionals from different industries within the realm of coding and digital development.



Python Speakers



With so many developers in the world, how to become a leader? That"s exactly what you will learn.

Creator of NumbPy, a library for the Python programming language

Travis Oliphant

Creator of NumbPy & Co-Founder

Continuum Analytics & Anaconda Inc

A 23 year old, with over 160,000 Twitter followers, the Tesla CEO hardly misses replying to his technology tweets

Pranay Pathole

Tech Friend of Elon Musk, Software Developer & System Engineer

Tata Consultancy Services

Python Core Developer, designed and implemented the Unicode support in Python, and author of the mx Extensions, e.g. mxTools, mxDateTime and mxODBC

Marc Andre Lemburg

Co-Founder Python Dusseldorf, CEO


Creator of the PyData community and conferences; Co Founder of Anaconda, the world"s most popular datascience platform, based on Python, which has over 25 million users today

Peter Wang

Co Founder, CEO, Creator

Anaconda Inc

Launched robotics, tech and digital software and hardware courses starting from 3 years old for children not literate yet. The school now collaborates with MIT, Cisco, Allianz, Michelin, Enel, Disney, IBM, Github, National Geographic, Forbes, Ted X and Wired to name a few.

Francesco Baldassarre



Child prodigy, A robotics engineer, in the top 100 under30 Forbes list, built her first robot at the age of 11, delivered a TED talk at the age of 14, Inspired by MIT, Founded a robotics school at the age of 16 that collabarates with MIT, Cisco, Allianz, Michelin, Enel, Disney, IBM, Github, National Geographic, Forbes, Ted X and Wired to name a few.

Valeria Cagnina

Robotics Engineer & Co Founder



PyCon MEA is a community conference intended for networking and collaboration in the developer community.

We value the participation of each member of the Python community and want all attendees to have an enjoyable and fulfilling experience. Accordingly, all attendees are expected to show respect and courtesy to other attendees throughout the conference and at all conference events