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Interested in breaking into a high paying technology job? According to the LinkedIn workforce report: 'data science skills shortages are present in almost every large U.S. city.' Los Angeles in particular is short 12,251 people! Join this meetup to break into this field through education offerings. We offer Machine Learning, AI, Deep Learning & a multitude of other technology based courses. Join Us!

Data Scientists in Los Angeles and the surrounding area are doing incredible data science: making neural network models of symptoms and human disease, extracting insight from huge amounts of data in real time, and building tools to make this whole process easier. The LA Data Science Meetup is a community organized forum to showcase this ongoing work, to spread knowledge and help the data science community level up.

Upcoming events (3)

Python 101

Galvanize - Los Angeles

Want to get started with the premier language of data science, but don't know where to start? Python 101 might be perfect for you. It’s a workshop is for people who have never programmed before and want to start learning Python or are interested in data science. This workshop teaches the fundamentals of Python, an extremely accessible programming language. **Please Register on Eventbrite as well: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/galvanize-los-angeles-python-101-tickets-54210734767 What You'll Learn: What is Python Basic Python syntax and uses How to Prepare: Bring your laptop, fully charged (bring your charger just in case) Install Google Chrome (any browser will do, but Chrome can do some cool things): https://www.google.com/chrome/browser/desktop/ Sign up for a repl account: https://repl.it/repls Prerequisites: None

Intro to Web Scraping with Python

Galvanize - Los Angeles

This FREE event is especially for beginners in San Francisco who want to learn the basics of web scraping with Python! **Please Register on Eventbrite as well: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/galvanize-los-angeles-intro-to-web-scraping-with-python-tickets-54210777896 This is a friendly workshop focused on learning the basics of the python for absolute beginners! We hope you'll leave excited and more comfortable using Python! What You'll Learn: basics of web scraping with Python How to Prepare: - Bring your laptop, fully charged (bring your charger just in case) - Install Google Chrome (any browser will do, but Chrome can do some cool things): https://www.google.com/chrome/browser/desktop/ - Install python Prerequisites: None About Galvanize: Galvanize is premiere dynamic learning community for technology. With campuses located in booming technology sectors throughout the country, Galvanize provides a community for each the following: Education - part-time and full-time training in web development, data science, and data engineering Workspace - whether you’re a freelancer, startup, or established business, we provide beautiful spaces with a community dedicated to supporting your company’s growth Networking - events in the tech industry happen constantly in our campuses, ranging from popular Meetups to multi-day international conferences To learn more about Galvanize, visit galvanize.com.

Galvanize Data Science Info Session - Los Angeles

Galvanize - Los Angeles

Join us for a discussion about how to start a career in data science. You’ll leave this event with a clear perspective and structured options for beginning your career in this quickly-growing field. You will also have a list of the best resources available to use to plan your studies with Galvanize! Agenda: Introduction - Tour of our Nerd Castle Info Session - Course Overview, Application Process, and Financing Options Closing - Individual Question/Answer and Mingling. Chat with Instructors, Students, and Galvanize Staff. This program is for people who are serious about becoming data scientists. Over the course of 12 weeks you’ll learn the tools, techniques, and fundamental concepts you need to know to make an impact as a data scientist. You’ll work through messy, real-world datasets to gain experience across the data science stack: data munging, exploration, modeling, validation, visualization, and communication. Our unique setting in the Galvanize community of startups and tech companies is the perfect place to learn and expand your network! Find out more at: https://www.galvanize.com/los-angeles/data-science

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Lunch & Learn: Intro to Python for Data Analysis

Galvanize - Los Angeles

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