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SIX-WEEK COURSE – Metis Live Online: Data Visualization with D3.js (11.6)

November 6, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

NOTE: Please register for this course via the link below. Thank you! 
https://www.thisismetis.com/data-visualization-with-d3/enroll

Data Visualization with D3.js Overview

This course is about data visualization and D3, the powerful JavaScript library frequently used to create data visualizations on the web.

D3 can be challenging to use, and much of the difficulty comes with learning syntax and understanding data joins (the most fundamental aspect of D3). On top of that, there are the headaches associated with the minutiae of charts: scales, axes, labels, annotations and the like.

But that extra effort becomes worth it when you realize that with D3, you’re in charge of every pixel. That power and control enables you to tell stories and communicate information interactively in ways that simply are not possible outside of a web browser.

Sign up for a free Live Online sample class.

How to Prepare

Some knowledge of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript recommended.

About the Instructor 

Paul Buffa is a Principal 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 the Metis Data Visualization for D3 course several times and has consistently earned rave reviews.

Check out Paul’s GitHub here: 
https://github.com/pstuffa

See Paul’s teaching style here via Livestream: 
https://livestream.com/metis/events/7552242

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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.

Learn more about us at https://thisismetis.com

Explore Demystifying Data Science: A Free Online Conference: 
https://www.thisismetis.com/demystify

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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.

Details

Date:
November 6, 2017
Time:
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.meetup.com/Metis-Chicago-Data-Science/

Venue

Metis Live Online – D3.js
https://www.thisismetis.com/data-visualization-with-d3/enroll
Chicago, IL us

Organizer

Metis: Chicago Data Science