his blog series summarizes the projects developed and executed by participants in the inaugural Diversity & Inclusion in Scientific Computing (DISC) Unconference, held November 29-30, 2017 in conjunction with PyData NYC.

The DISC Unconference mission is to equip participants to take action to help create a more diverse and inclusive open source scientific computing community. The Unconference strives to generate practical and scalable solutions, identify best practices, and share knowledge that welcomes, encourages, and fosters participation in our community by people of all backgrounds and identities. The DISC Unconference empowers change-makers to make change in their communities.

This is a contributed post by participants in the 2017 Diversity and Inclusion in Scientific Computing (DISC) Unconference.

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