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AMA with Krishna Bala, Senior Data Scientist at Metis

December 11, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

NOTE: This is a live “Ask Me Anything” within the Metis Community Slack channel. To join, apply at the link below.


Once you’re in, join the #ama-krishna-bala channel and fire away!

Join Krishna via our Metis Community Slack channel at 9-10pm ET and ask him anything you’d like about data science. This talk is especially recommended for people interested in startups, applications in advertising, and transitioning from STEM to data science.

About Krishna Bala – Senior Data Scientist at Metis

Krishna Bala comes to Metis from the advertising world having worked in a series of startups enabling online and television advertising. As chief scientist at Simulmedia, Krishna led a team of data scientists that used big data to improve targeting, measurement and advance the state of programmatic buying in television advertising. Krishna has a Masters in Physics and another in Computer Science and is excited about bringing his startup, data science and big data experiences to the classroom.

About Metis

Metis (thisismetis.com) accelerates careers in data science by providing full-time immersive bootcamps, evening part-time professional development courses, online resources, and corporate programs based in Seattle, New York, Chicago, and San Francisco.

Brought to you by Kaplan, Metis focuses primarily on Python, machine learning, data visualization, deep learning, big data processing, statistical foundations, and more. Students and alumni of the bootcamp program receive continuous support from our career advisors, empowering them to pursue a successful career in the fast-growing field of data science.

Learn more about us at https://thisismetis.com

Explore Demystifying Data Science: A Free Online Conferencehttps://www.thisismetis.com/demystify

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Apply here: https://bit.ly/metis-community-slack

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December 11, 2017
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Metis Community Slack
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