The lightning talks were very fast paced (5 minutes) so I only jolted down some project names I want to check out and interesting tidbits, and missed speaker names just about all the time. Sorry!
Someone's project to remove the GIL in Pypy (future):
global_lock.acquire() / .release() object.acquire() with Transaction():
Learning a language in 60 hours: http://sotospeak.se/ (English homepage). It's a piece of software for your mobile phone, that encourages you to learn a language like children do. It's written in Python.
shlex for simple lexical analysis.
Python Edinburgh are a bunch of cool folks with their own conference :)
DjangoZoom, effortless deployment for Django (like Heroku?)
pip install null, if a need to use the Null object pattern arises.