Cheuk Ting Ho

Before working in Developer Relations, Cheuk has been a Data Scientist in various companies which demands high numerical and programmatical skills, especially in Python. To follow her passion for the tech community, Cheuk is now working with the open-source community. Cheuk also contributes to multiple Open Source libraries like Hypothesis, Django and Pandas.

Besides her work, Cheuk enjoys talking about Python on personal streaming platforms and podcasts. Cheuk has also been a speaker at Universities and various conferences. Besides speaking at conferences, Cheuk also organises events for developers. Conferences that Cheuk has organized include EuroPython (which she is a board member), PyData Global and Pyjamas Conf. Believing in Tech Diversity and Inclusion, Cheuk constantly organizes workshops and mentored sprints for minority groups. In 2021, Cheuk has become a Python Software Foundation fellow.

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Beginner Conference Orientation
Cheuk Ting Ho

Are you new to EuroPython or any Python conference? You must have a lot of questions like:

  • What is a Lightning Talk?
  • What is an Open Space?
  • Besides going to talk, what else can I do?
  • Why everyone seems to know each other, how can I join in conversations?

Don't worry, we are here to help you get the most out of your first EuroPython experience. Come to join us in this Beginner Conference Orientation that is tailer made for you.

Club D
Q&A panel for data science newbies
Cheuk Ting Ho, Vaibhav Srivastav, Jodie Burchell, Valerio Maggio

Are you just getting started in the world of data science and feeling overwhelmed by the abundance of information on various packages, models, and techniques? Perhaps you're finding it challenging to decide which visualization package to use or which tools to begin with. Maybe you're puzzled by the distinctions between pip and Conda, or you're feeling bombarded by all the news about AI and large language models.

Worry no more! Join us for this Q&A session, where a panel of data science experts will be there to address all of your pressing questions. This session is designed to create a relaxed and welcoming environment for complete beginners in the field, offering guidance on topics that might be causing confusion.

Terrace 2B
Polars vs Pandas - what's the difference?
Cheuk Ting Ho

Have you heard about Polars? What are the differences? Is Polars replacing Pandas? In this talk, we are going to demystify these questions about Polars. Compares the differences between Polars and Pandas, and explains the pros and cons of both of them.

PyData: Software Packages & Jupyter
South Hall 2A
Reserved for Mentored Sprint
Cheuk Ting Ho

✨ We are running mentored sprints for diverse community members at EuroPython this year ✨

πŸ‘‰πŸ½ Apply to be a mentor on the day or feature your open source project: email

πŸ‘‰πŸ½ Apply to participate as a contributor (sprint on the day): fill in this form.

If you are not a member of an underrepresented group of the community and want to take on the sprint we encourage you to bring someone from an underrepresented group with you.

πŸ‘‰πŸ½Volunteer for our Git Helpdesk (4 volunteers needed): Help new contributors with git/GitHub, such as cloning repo, creating branch, committing, resolving merge conflicts. fill in this form

πŸ“– Check out our online handbook to learn more about our approach to sprinting:

Open Space