Kaggle competitions are a fun way to learn data science: https://www.kaggle.com/competitions The purpose of this meetup is for like-minded people to meet and learn data science through participation in Kaggle competitions. This is also a good way to meet and socialize with other data scientists in the area. The way this works is people will form groups or we will help you form groups to participate in simple to advanced level Kaggle competitions depending on whether you are a beginner or an advanced data scientist. Everyone is welcome to join. All you need is a passion to learn and practice data science.