COVID Policy

Short Version

COVID-19 Policy for PyCon Philippines 2024

As we gather for PyCon Philippines 2024, our priority is the health and safety of our community. We are closely monitoring COVID-19 guidelines and will update our policies as needed.

Before the Event

  • If you're feeling unwell, please stay home.
  • We encourage vaccination for all attendees.

During the Event

  • Masks are optional but recommended for those who wish to use them.
  • Hand sanitizers will be readily available.
  • Should you feel unwell, we're prepared to assist you.

Let's enjoy the event responsibly!

Long Version

COVID-19 Health and Safety Policy for PyCon Philippines 2024

Ensuring a Safe Conference Experience

We are excited to welcome you to PyCon Philippines 2024. Our commitment to the safety of our participants, speakers, and staff remains steadfast. We are guided by the latest health standards and are prepared to adapt as necessary.

Pre-Conference Measures


Full vaccination against COVID-19 is strongly advised for all attendees.

Health Screening

We ask that you self-monitor for any symptoms prior to attending. If you're unwell, we support your decision to stay home.

During the Conference


While not mandatory, we welcome the use of masks, especially in enclosed or crowded spaces. Complimentary masks will be available.

Hygiene Practices

Hand sanitizing stations will be available throughout the venue.

Regular cleaning and disinfection of high-touch areas will be conducted.


We will ensure well-ventilated spaces to reduce the risk of airborne transmission.

Response to Symptoms

Our team will be ready to support any participant who may develop symptoms, with protocols in place to ensure their well-being.


Notification of Illness

If you test positive for COVID-19 within 14 days after the event, please notify the organizers to assist with contact tracing efforts.

Policy Updates:

Any updates to our COVID-19 policy will be communicated directly to participants and posted on our website and official social media.

We are dedicated to providing a safe and enjoyable experience at PyCon Philippines 2024. Your health and safety are our top priorities, and we thank you for your cooperation and understanding.

Reference: Circular 2023-0324.pdf