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Submit your application to receive financial aid attend CarpentryCon 2020
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In order to promote as well as grow inclusive, computational communities and leaders, we are providing a limited amount of financial support to facilitate participation at CarpentryCon 2020 in Madison. These scholarships are aimed at, but not limited to postgraduate students, early-career researchers and academics who are unable to fully meet c... continue reading

Call for Skill-up, Workshop and Breakout Sessions
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The call for skill-up, workshop and breakout sessions is now open. Skill-up sessions are specific sessions intended to improve skills of participants in specific tools (e.g. Python, R, Git, etc.) or activities (e.g. community building, event organisation, etc.). Breakout session are discussion session with specific topics (for example Pytho... continue reading

Dates, Location and Theme Announcement
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Thanks to the efforts of the whole Carpentries Community, we received a number of great suggestions/bids for CarpentryCon2020’s theme and venue. Many thanks to those who took time to suggest a theme or submit a venue bid. Read more about the theme and venue below and bookmark the CarpentryCon2020 website for additional updates. CarpentryCon 20... continue reading

Call for Themes and Venue Suggestions
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CarpentryCon 2020 planning begins CarpentryCon has become the community tested and community approved networking and skills-building event for The Carpentries community. Its international conference last year, and the different CarpentryConnect events across the globe aimed at connecting regional communities have offered a common in-person plat... continue reading

Become a Sponsor
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CarpentryCon 2020 planning is underway. It will only be possible with the generous support of businesses and foundations who support our mission of teaching foundational computational and data science skills to researchers to safeguard the future of sound, open, reproducible science. Why sponsor CarpentryCon 2020? CarpentryCon 2020 is the key ... continue reading