March 30th, 2021#

Date: March 30, 2021, at 8am Pacific (your timezone)


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Please note:


Think of it as a monthly, virtual JupyterCon. It’s a place to announce and share fun things happening in the Jupyter community.

For more discussion on the format of these calls, see the thread here.

Short reports, celebrations, shout-outs#

  • Isabela Presedo-Floyd Congrats to anyone who started the cycle 4 CZI EOSS grant application process! We have several in the community.

  • Nick B jupyter-starters 1.0.2

  • Carol W Darian for his work on the Jupyter Distinguished Contributors.

Agenda Items#

  • Nick B. Has anyone done if this then that in a JupyterHub?

    • General answer is no

    • Something like

    • For background, this is

    • Use cases

  • Tony Fast schemata library (future traits library that complies more with JSON schema than traitlets)

    • Goal of having types being able to describe themselves. This is a work in progress for IPython.

    • Creates different types of interactive notebook outputs following JSON standards that can allow them to interact with more backends.

  • Favorite notebooks/binders/plugins

    • Simon Li Unexpected use of binder

    • Can you run JupyterHub inside mybinder

  • Tony Fast


  • Nick B.

    • Can we round-trip LaTeX to SymPy

  • Carol Willing




GitHub Handle

Frédéric Collonval



Simon Li

University of Dundee


Carol Willing



Nick Bollweg

Jupyter, GaTech

@bollwyvl @nrbgt

Pierre-Olivier Simonard



Fatma Tarlaci



Pete Blois

Google Colab


Isabela Presedo-Floyd

Quansight Labs