Portions of our Call for Proposals page were drawn from ideas seen on DjangoCon EU, SeaGL, Fog City Ruby, and others. Thanks to all for their inspiration and permission to borrow!
Our Code of Conduct was forked from the PyCon US Code of Conduct, including the staff and attendee guides, under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported license, itself originally forked from the example policy from the Geek Feminism wiki, created by the Ada Initiative and other volunteers, which is under a Creative Commons Zero license.
Our fiscal sponsor is Software Freedom Conservancy, a 501(c)(3) charity dedicated to the promotion and development of free and open source software. Conservancy allows us to work without managing our own corporate structure and administrative services. Our relationship with Conservancy goes beyond logistics, though, as we are also philosophically aligned as we work to advance software freedom and expand the Python developer community.
"Python" and the Python logos are trademarks or registered trademarks of the Python Software Foundation, used by North Bay Python with permission from the Foundation.
Our logo is a pythonic tribute to the rolling green hills of Sonoma County. It is inspired by Bliss, a photo made famous as the default background from Windows XP. Bliss was photographed 16 miles from Downtown Petaluma.
Our Terms and Conditions were forked from the Linux Australia Event Terms and Conditions under the Creative Commons Attribution Share Alike 3.0 Australia license. Our Photography and Audio Video Recording policy is adapted from the Evergreen policy, itself adapted from the AdaCamp policy under a Creative Commons Attribution Share Alike 4.0 International license.
We use as much free and open source software as we can, including: