The Iowa Python Users Group

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Our Topic

Using Python and Open Source with Geospatial Data

Our Speakers

Alan Snow is a Data Engineer at Corteva Agriscience with a background in hydrology. He spends his days working with geospatial data, the AWS Cloud, and Python. In his free time, he spends time with his wife and children and he also contributes to open source Python geospatial software.

Alfredo Delos Santos is a data engineer at Corteva Agriscience that works primarily with satellite imagery. During his time at Corteva he has worked to create a standardized framework for the storage, access, and analysis of diverse raster datasets. Alfredo enjoys long walks on the beach, datasets that actually conform to their spec, and pair programming with his golden retriever.

Our Location

Corteva Agriscience, Carver Building, 7000 NW 62nd Avenue, Johnston, IA

There will be plenty of parking in the main parking lots at the front of the building.

Our Sponsors


Corteva Agriscienceā„¢ has a rich history of scientific discovery that has enabled countless innovations in seed technologies, crop protection and digital agriculture. Data Science & Informatics (DSI) provides software solutions for data management and informatics, engineering solutions for workflow automation, computational solutions and research for genomics and chemistry, and data science solutions for R&D and Digital Services. Our data engineers in DSI build and maintain robust data pipelines that power insightful data products, dashboards and analysis, and contribute to efforts to improve data infrastructure to optimize productivity and ensure end users can focus on analytical processing.

Thanks to Corteva for providing our location, drinks, and food!