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FREE SAMPLE CLASS – Machine Learning and AI Principles (02.13)

February 13, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

NOTE: Please register for this course via the link below. Thank you!

Our 1-hour live online sample class serves as an excellent way to preview the new Live Online experience for the Metis Machine Learning and AI Principles professional development course.

Sergey Fogelson, instructor of the live online Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence Principles course, will cover a few sample topics in the live online class.

Intro to plotting in Python
Using a linear regressor on a linear dataset
Using a linear regressor on a nonlinear dataset

About the Instructor

Sergey Fogelson is the Vice President of Analytics and Measurement Sciences at Viacom. He began his career as an academic at Dartmouth College and obtained his Ph.D. in Cognitive Neuroscience. Sergey then got into the startup scene in the NYC metro area, where he has worked as a data scientist in alternative energy analytics, digital advertising, cybersecurity, finance, and media. He is heavily involved in the NYC-area teaching community and has taught courses at various bootcamps.

About the TA

Kevin Mercurio is a Senior Data Scientist at Spotify, where he focuses on optimizing the company’s advertising products and platform.Prior to Spotify, Kevin was a Director of Data Science at SapientRazorfish. During his PhD in Physics at Harvard, he taught courses in statistics and physics before graduating and starting his career in tech education at Insight Data Science. There he helped over 100 PhDs transition from academia into careers in data science on the East Coast.

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.

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Metis Code of Conduct

Metis is dedicated to providing a harassment-free experience for everyone, regardless of gender identity, age, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, or religion (or lack thereof).

We do not tolerate harassment of students, staff, or visitors in any form. Sexual language and imagery is not appropriate for any event including talks, workshops, parties, and other online media. Individuals and groups that do not abide by these rules will be asked to leave and, if necessary, prohibited from future events.

If you have any questions or you’re made to feel uncomfortable by anyone on our campus or at one of our offsite events, please let one of the staff members know right away. The matter will be taken seriously and promptly addressed.


February 13, 2018
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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