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Livestream: Introduction to Data Science with Omoju Miller

September 12 @ 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm

NOTE: Please sign-in at via the Livestream link below. Thank you!  
https://livestream.com/metis/events/7672277

We will be going over the basics of Omoju Miller’s course, Introduction to Data Science, starting September 25. In this brief introduction, we will learn how to do some light data science in Python and give you a sample of what to expect over a six-week course. 

To enroll in Omoju’s course, sign up here: 
https://www.thisismetis.com/introduction-to-data-science/enroll 

What to Know and Bring – MANDATORY 
Please bring a fully-charged laptop with your adapter, just in case. 
We will be using Jupyter Notebooks in this course. 
To save time, please set up and learn how to initialize them here: 
https://continuum.io/downloads

About the Instructor – Omoju Miller

Omoju Miller is a Senior Machine Learning Data Scientist with GitHub. She has over a decade of experience in computational intelligence. She has a Ph.D. from UC Berkeley. In the past, she has co-led the non-profit investment in Computer Science Education for Google and served as a volunteer advisor to the Obama administration’s White House Presidential Innovation Fellows. She is considered one of the folks to watch, as part of Bloomberg’s Beta Future Founders program. She is a member of the World Economic Forum Expert Network in AI. 

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.c….

Sign up for Demystifying Data Science: A Free Online Conference: 
https://www.thisismet

Join our Metis Community Slack channel! Apply here: https://bit.ly/metis-…

Metis Code of Conduct 

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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:
September 12
Time:
8:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.meetup.com/Metis-Chicago-Data-Science/

Venue

Livestream
https://livestream.com/metis/events/7672277
Chicago, IL us

Organizer

Metis: Chicago Data Science