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FREE SAMPLE COURSE – Metis Live Online: Statistics for Data Science (04.19)

April 19 @ 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm

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

https://www.thisismetis.com/courses/statistics-for-data-science#sample-class

Our 1-hour sample class is a great way to preview what the Live Online experience is like, as well as have a Q&A with the instructor of the course.

Nathan Grossman, instructor of the Statistics for Data Science course, will cover a few introductory basic Python programming topics and mathematical principles.

Brief Introduction to Probability

Bayes Theorem

Law of Large Numbers

Followed by Q&A

About the Instructor

As a former engineer, Nathan Grossman enjoys data science because it allows him to apply the mathematical skill set he developed designing algorithms for individual products to optimize the behavior of entire organizations. Nathan began his career developing signal processing algorithms for wireless communications at Qualcomm. He subsequently worked in data analytics for intellectual property applications, and in data science for telecom applications. Nathan is currently a data scientist at Wells Fargo, working on machine learning for FinTech applications. He holds a BS in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Illinois, an MS in Electrical Engineering from the University of Michigan, and an MBA from the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School, as well as certificates in data science and data analytics from UC Berkeley and UC Santa Cruz. When not working, Nathan enjoys skiing, cycling, playing tennis and spending time with his wife and three sons.

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.

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Details

Date:
April 19
Time:
8:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.meetup.com/Metis-Chicago-Data-Science/events/249233853/

Venue

https://www.thisismetis.com/courses/statistics-for-data-science#sample-class
Chicago
Chicago, IL us

Organizer

Metis: Chicago Data Science