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This meetup is for Byte Academy students, alumni and community members. Member interests may include: education, networking, startups, programming, FinTech, MedTech, Data Science, women in tech, blockchain and more.

About Byte Academy (http://www.byteacademy.co/): Byte Academy offers industry-oriented technology education with full and part-time (http://byteacademy.co/index.php/component/content/article/our-program/part-time-classes?id=44#part-time-classes) programs in Full Stack Python development, FinTech (financial technology), Data Sciences (http://www.byteacademy.co/index.php/component/content/article?layout=edit&id=80) and MedTech (medical technology). Byte Academy’s original full-time bootcamp was the first to teach Python programming in New York City. We offer comprehensive financial aid and all women receive $2,000 scholarships to Byte Academy. With our tuition deferral program, qualified individuals pay zero tuition until hired.

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Upcoming events (3)

Absolute Beginner's Intro to Data Science Workshop

NOTE: You must register on Eventbrite at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/absolute-beginners-intro-to-data-science-workshop-tickets-60491739421 Please join Byte Academy data science teacher Rebecca Sealfon, former Google engineer and ranked one of NYC's top Women In Tech for this workshop which provides an overview of data science followed by a discussion of career opportunities in the space. In fact, for the third year in a row Data Scientist has been ranked the #1 career by Glassdoor. The US Bureau of Labor Statistics expects data science needs to create 11.5 million job openings in 2026. This workshop is focused on developing those skills. AGENDA: After defining data science and talking about buzzwords relevant to the space, such as machine learning and artificial intelligence, foundational topics touched upon include: - Data manipulation - Data at scale - working with "Big Data" - Data analysis, data visualization - Programming languages: Python vs. R This will be followed by a discussion of careers in the field and skills that employers seek in their data science related roles. In addition to Data Science, this includes Data Engineer, Data Analyst, Data Architect and more. PRE-REQUISITES: None, for beginners. Just bring your computer.

Finovate Spring

Hilton San Francisco Union Square

We're thrilled to offer meetup members a special discount for the one of the top FinTech conferences on the West Coast -Finovate Spring. **Use code FKV2353BAWL for 20% off with link below in order to register** https://goo.gl/rSXico About: FinovateSpring is moving to San Francisco with a showcase of fintech solutions, innovations and insights that deliver real-world value. See exciting new technologies to bring back to your colleagues via Finovate’s signature live demos (no slides or canned video allowed!). Following the demos, Finovate’s market-leading speakers share success stories and lessons learned to help you make those solutions a reality in your own organization. Plus, new for 2019, don't miss our add-on Summit Day that takes a deeper dive into Artificial Intelligence and Customer Experience. With 60+ demoing companies and 120+ expert speakers, no other event gives you as much insight from start-ups, tech giants, large FIs, community banks and credit unions - from the west coast and beyond. And it’s not just what you see and learn. Make strong business connections with the 1300+ senior decision makers at the event. You can arrange meetings using the networking app before the event to make the most of your time there. No other event packs in as much unique value ****register now and save 20% at https://goo.gl/rSXico**

Open House & Info Session: FinTech, Python, Blockchain w/Blokchain Lab

Byte Academy, a coding school known for it's Fullstack Python, Fintech and Blockchain (featured in Bloomberg) curriculum, will hold a networking and informational event. The evening will feature a presentation on its offerings along with Q&A and discussions with admissions, instructors and students. Programs discussed include full, part-time, and remote programs such as those below: • Python (https://byteacademy.co/courses/fulltime-python-fullstack/#Me26) • FinTech (https://byteacademy.co/courses/fintech/#Me26) • Blockchain with Blokchain Lab (https://blokchainlab.byteacademy.co/) • Python Foundation (https://byteacademy.co/courses/python-foundation/) We will also discuss our Reimbursement program, Tuition Deferral Process, Application Process and other aspects of Byte's education. We'll show some student projects too. Instructors, alumni, students and team members will be there to meet and mingle. There will be networking with tech community members. After a presentation, refreshments will be served. **For a complete class listing and next cohort start dates, check out our class calendar (http://byteacademy.co/upcoming-classes/#Me26)** ** Don't forget to email [masked] and check out our website http://www.byteacademy.co#Me26 for courses**

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