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Livestream: Intro to Data Visualization Using D3.js with Paul Buffa

July 17, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

NOTE: Please sign-in at via the Livestream link below. Thank you!  

This workshop will provide a beginner-friendly introduction to D3.js., a JavaScript library for manipulating documents based on data using HTML, SVG, and CSS. D3’s emphasis on web standards gives you the full capabilities of modern browsers without tying yourself to a proprietary framework, combining powerful visualization components and a data-driven approach to DOM manipulation.

What to Know and Bring  
You should have some familiarity with: 

* CSS 
* Javascript

A++ if you have experience with Web Dev, Design, Data Analysis and GitHub

About the Speaker

Paul Buffa is a data visualization engineer at Capital One Labs, with years of experience teaching and building data visualizations in areas such as education, FinTech, marketing, politics and fitness. He has taught D3 at the Metis Data Science Bootcamp, and worked as a TA for the Data Visualization course. 

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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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July 17, 2017
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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