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FREE SAMPLE CLASS - SQL Fundamentals (11.06)

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Our 1-hour sample class is a great way to preview what the Live Online experience is like!

Gordon Dri is currently a Data Scientist with Oracle. He has also worked in research at the University of Chicago's Harris School of Public Policy and Booth School of Business and interned as a quantitative analyst in commercial real estate investment at Magnolia Capital. He has a Master of Science in Analytics from the University of Chicago and a Bachelors of Applied Science and Engineering from the University of Toronto. Gordon thoroughly enjoys teaching and, in addition to course design and teaching at Metis, acted as a Teaching Assistant for Statistical Analysis, Data Mining and Linear and Non Linear Models in the MScA program at the University of Chicago.

What to expect:
- A demo of some of the key concepts taught in this course
- A walk through of the syllabus and answers to key questions about course design
- A description of the types of students this course is best suited for (and any prerequisites, if applicable)
- A highlight of the instructor's qualifications for teaching the course
- A description of the types of students this course is best suited for

About the Instructor
John is a Senior Data Scientist for Kroger's data analytics subsidiary, 84.51°. There, he leads analytical projects focusing on merchandising, customer targeting and store planning. John has also worked as a lead quantitative trader for over 17 years, accumulating expertise in quantitative modeling, risk management and team leadership. He has an MS in Analytics and a BA in Economics, both from the University of Chicago. John also works as a Teaching Assistant for the Introduction to Statistical Analysis and Machine Learning courses in the MScA program at the University of Chicago. When he isn’t working with data he spends time with his three sons, cooking barbecue or working out

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