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FREE SAMPLE COURSE – Introduction to Data Science (01.10)

January 10, 2018 @ 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm

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


Our 1-hour sample classes are a great way to preview what the new Live Online experience is like for the Introduction to Data Science course.

Trent Hauck, instructor of the Live Online Introduction to Data Science course, will cover a few sample topics in the live online class:

– Using the jupyter notebook

– Python primitive types

– Python lists

About the Instructor

Trent Hauck is currently a Senior Data Scientist at Zymergen, where he builds data products that help biologists and other scientists improve their decision outcomes. Prior to his that role he spent 18 months consulting in the insurance and e-commerce industries, and prior to that worked at Zulily on the relevancy team building recommendation tools for the e-commerce site and conducting operational analysis. He is also the author of two books through Packt Publishing: Instant Data Intensive Apps with pandas How-to, and Scikit-Learn Cookbook.

About the TA

Ramesh is the lead Machine Learning Engineer at Lily, a fashion startup based in Palo Alto. Ramesh loves building data products and deploys them as API services. He mostly uses Pandas / Scikit-learn / TensorFlow and PyTorch for build these machine learning models. He has co-authored ML-Insights, a python package to introspect ML models that was released at MLConf SF 2016. He has given several talks and tutorials on building and deploying ML models at PyData SF, ODSC West and several bay area meetups.

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.


January 10, 2018
8:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Event Category:


Metis Live Online – Introduction to Data Science
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