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Cadre is building the world’s first digital stock market for alternative assets. We leverage our superior technology and data-driven insight to open once-exclusive industries to the world’s investors, creating new ways for more people to create wealth.


Since its founding, RedShelf set out to improve the higher education industry, not disrupt it. As a leading distributor of digital learning materials, RedShelf provides technology to the learning community to accelerate the transition to digital. In collaboration with strategic partners, publishers, institutions and campus bookstores, RedShelf offers easily accessible and cost-effective learning materials to students everywhere.



We are performance tuners, Python and Django experts, infrastructure and scaling architects. Your best opportunity for success in any situation is to have access to the highest level of knowledge and a thorough understanding of how to make the most of it. What you don’t know can hurt you. Let us help you over and around the bumps in the road you are on. At REVSYS, we help our clients with architecture decisions, implementing best practices, identifying cost savings, improving development velocity, mentoring, and ops automation. You need to move fast. We can help rev up your people, processes, and products.


Guidebook is a simple yet powerful mobile application builder that lets you create an app in four easy steps — no technical skills required. Just choose from a gallery of mobile app templates, select your features, and fill it with content. Then publish in minutes to Google Play and the Apple App Store.


JetBrains delivers intelligent software solutions that make developers more productive by simplifying their challenging tasks, automating the routine, and helping them adopt the best development practices. PyCharm is the Python IDE for Professional Developers by JetBrains providing a complete set of tools for productive Python, Web and scientific development, available in three editions. The free and open-source PyCharm Community Edition is perfect for pure Python coding. PyCharm Professional Edition is designed for professional Python and Web developers. PyCharm Educational Edition helps novice programmers learn programming with Python easily and effectively.


Nexmo is a global communications platform, providing APIs and SDKs for SMS, voice, phone verification, messaging and advanced multi-channel conversations. We have officially supported open source libraries for Python, Node.JS, Ruby, PHP, Java and C# .NET enabling you to build scalable communications features such as two-factor authentication, two-way and group messaging and one to one or multi person calls.

Lincoln Loop

Lincoln Loop is a full-service software development agency specializing in Python and Django development for web and mobile. Since 2007 our emphasis on quality in an agile environment has helped numerous startups and high-traffic sites grow their businesses. In addition to rock solid Python powered backends, Lincoln Loop provides user experience, deployment, and real-time application development with JavaScript.


Linode is a leading cloud hosting provider founded in 2003. Today the company boasts more than 400,000 customers worldwide with eight data centers total – four in the US and four in Europe and Asia.


We offer exceptional direct selling tools backed by top-notch customer support.


TicketGuardian was created to disrupt the live events industry by abolishing the status-quo “no refunds.” TicketGuardian’s technology and consumer-facing insurance products are helping provide platforms and organizers with CONTROL in order to improve their brands, drive additional revenue, improve the checkout flow and enhance fan engagement.


O’Reilly is a learning company that helps individuals, teams, and enterprises build skills to succeed in a world defined by technology-driven transformation.

From in-person conferences and live online training courses to self-directed learning and immediate access to problem solving online, O’Reilly has you and your team covered.

Doctor on Demand

Doctor On Demand is the fastest, easiest way to see a board-certified doctor or psychologist on your computer, tablet, or phone - from the comfort of home. Our doctors see and treat hundreds of medical issues and our therapists provide a safe, confidential space for you to get the treatment you need to help with your life.



Tito is designed to provide a stress-free experience for organisers and attendees. We sweat the software details so that you can focus on planning a great event.

JamBon Software

JamBon Software is a software consultancy that specializes in building beautiful and robust applications. The team at JamBon Software is passionate about usability and security, and loves building software that provides the user with a memorable experience.


Scout is application monitoring for Django + Flask apps that tracks down expensive N+1 database queries, sources of memory bloat, abnormal performance behavior, and more. Join the thousands of developers that use Scout to find what you can’t see in charts.

Microsoft's Cloud Developer Advocates

The Cloud Developer Advocates are focused on supporting anyone and everyone. We write, speak, and dream in code. Our global team is maniacal about making the world amazing for developers of all backgrounds. Connect with us, write code with us, and let’s meet up and talk cloud and all things developer!

JBS Solutions

JBS Solutions has developed custom web applications for clients from small to large, supporting e-commerce, appointment scheduling, advertising, nationally televised events, data warehousing/business intelligence and many others. They work primarily in Django, but other technologies occasionally fit applications better (even Microsoft - a separate team is a Gold Application Development partner.)

Caktus Group

Caktus has grown sharp web and SMS applications for business, higher education, and social good since 2007. Our award-winning, Agile teams focus on developing for impact and scalability. We specialize in custom Django apps, but also offer discovery workshops, best practices consulting, and team augmentation. As a full-service shop, Caktus commits to maintaining each project with managed hosting and ongoing Django upgrades. Past and current clients include Mozilla, UChicago, PBS, Discovery Communications and others in media, travel, education, finance, and health research.


Rover.com is the nation’s largest online marketplace of 5-star pet sitters and dog walkers. Through Rover’s straight-forward website and app, anyone can easily find, message, and book a pet care provider who’ll treat their dog like family.


Truthful Technology

Trey Hunner helps Python & Django teams turn experienced devs into experienced Python devs through on-site team training. Trey’s custom training sessions are always hands-on because learning primarily happens from doing. All new skills learned are re-enforced through comparisons and analogies to already understood technologies. All skills are acquired through coding, reflecting, and re-solving programming exercises individually or as a group. If you have a team of developers who need to learn Python & Django better, contact Trey Hunner. I would love to chat with you.

Ken Whitesell

A friend and supporter of DjangoCon US.

PostgreSQL Experts, Inc.

PostgreSQL Experts, Inc., a team of dedicated open source technology experts, can help you develop new applications, accelerate existing applications, refactor infrastructure, and solve database problems. Our consultants are known by their many contributions to PostgreSQL, Django, and other OSS projects, including a PostgreSQL Core Team member, PostgreSQL committers and contributors, and contributors to database-backed applications in Django, Perl, PHP, Python and Java.

Eastridge Workforce Solutions

We provide high-touch, technology enabled workforce management solutions to create a culture of administrative ease. Our workforce solutions increase efficiency, mitigate risk, and provide insight to vendor management.


We solve business problems with software solutions. We’ve used our decades of combined Python and Django experience to help organizations of all sizes. From sales funnels to back offices, custom CMS to analytic dashboards, we’ve done it all. Our swollen testimonial file and ratings on sites like Clutch speak to our ability to not just hit the technical mark but also understand the business impacts. Don’t listen to us though… Just ask for references. Our customers will sell our services way better than we ever could.

Six Feet Up

Six Feet Up brings passion to Python web applications development and Cloud automation. We are experts in Django, Solr and Plone, and we deploy apps on a variety of private and public clouds, including AWS, Azure and Cloudflare. Companies like NASA and UCLA have sought out our passion for quality since 1999. Six Feet Up is the organizer of the IndyAWS meetup, as well as the IndyPy Python user group, which celebrated its 10th anniversary in 2017 with over 1,100 members.

Vinta Software

Vinta is a team of expert full-stack developers and designers, with years of experience in helping clients achieve their product vision. Our portfolio features seed, series A, B, and C startups that range from fintechs to healthy meal services, where we got to either build their platform from scratch or to consult on an existing team. We are also keen on community contribution, talking at conferences all around the world about Python and JS.

Diversity & Inclusion


Django Events Foundation North America (DEFNA) is a non-profit based in California USA. It was formed in 2015 at the request of the Django Software Foundation (DSF) to run DjangoCon US. The DSF have licensed DEFNA to run DjangoCon US since 2015. Beyond DjangoCon US we also plan to be involved with other events in North America that cover the education and outreach of Django.

Django Software Foundation

Development of Django is supported by an independent foundation established as a 501(c)(3) non-profit. Like most open-source foundations, the goal of the Django Software Foundation is to promote, support, and advance its open-source project: in our case, the Django Web framework.

Python Software Foundation

The Python Software Foundation (PSF) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation that holds the intellectual property rights behind the Python programming language. We manage the open source licensing for Python version 2.1 and later and own and protect the trademarks associated with Python. We also run the North American PyCon conference annually, support other Python conferences around the world, and fund Python related development with our grants program and by funding special projects.


United States PostgreSQL Association

PostgreSQL is a powerful, open source object-relational database system with over 30 years of active development that has earned it a strong reputation for reliability, feature robustness, and performance.


PyGotham is a New York City based, eclectic, Py-centric conference covering many topics. There’s a diverse speaker list, and some things which will be quite different. PyGotham attracts developers of various backgrounds and skill levels from the New York metropolitan area and beyond. Activities include two full days of talks, lightning talk sessions, and a social event.