NYC Open Data Meetup group runs one of the largest open data and data science group communities in the U.S. The mission is to connect data scientists and promote open data and data science by offering meetups, conferences and a weekly newsletter. Our workshops offer excellent training opportunities for your data science and analytic teams.
In the last year, We have been sponsored by the following companies: SupStat,ThoughtWorks NYC, PlaceIQ, McKinsey & Co, Betterment, Engima, SumAll Foundation, StreetEasy, SquareSpace, Annalect Group, Lab 49, Yodle and many others. Many thanks for your support!
Much of our support comes from the active NYC data communities and indivisuals and the NYC Data Science Academy which teaches classes in R, Python, Hadoop, Processing, D3.js, Agile workflow, and many more. You can sign up for their classes at http://nycdatascience.com/courses/