NOTE: Please register via the form below by January 24th to be considered. Thank you!
Form for registration: http://bit.ly/2H2sOXD
PLEASE NOTE ADDRESS CHANGE: Kaplan: 750 Third Avenue, 8th Floor
New York, NY 10017
Back by popular demand, Metis NYC will be hosting “One Day at Bootcamp” to give you a chance to see what the experience is really like!
You’ll receive free, interactive training in Python, focusing on Pandas and SciKit Learn from Metis Senior Data Scientist, Kimberly Fessel.
IMPORTANT NOTE: The curriculum is designed for those familiar with Python data structures, loops, functions, and other common programming requirements.
Please register via the form only if you plan to attend - seats are limited and in high demand.
Familiarity with beginner Python
Computer with Anaconda installed
-10:00 - 10:30 - Setup and Orientation
- 10:30 - 11:00 - Intro to Machine Learning
- 11:00 - 12:00 - Intro to Pandas
- 12:00 - 1:00 - Lunch*
- 1:00 - 1:20 - Intro to Regression
- 1:20 - 3:00 - Predicting House Prices with Regression
*Lunch is not provided and it is recommended to bring your lunch
After a brief introduction to the concepts of machine learning, we'll dive into a hands-on session with Pandas to wrangle data.
After lunch, we'll reconvene and focus on the basic theory of linear regression and how to apply it in a practical way. We'll use a dataset about house prices in Iowa to learn to make useful predictions.
About the Metis Instructor:
Kimberly uses her background in applied math to discover data's what, why, and how.
Kimberly joins Metis from MRM//McCann, a leading digital advertising agency, where she focused on helping clients understand their customers by leveraging unstructured data with modern NLP techniques. She is passionate about data storytelling and the power of compelling data visualizations to challenge pre-conceived assumptions. Kimberly's enthusiasm for teaching comes from her days as an academic. She holds a Ph.D. in applied mathematics from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and completed a postdoctoral fellowship in math biology at the Ohio State University. In her spare time, Kimberly likes to stay active and particularly enjoys swing dancing, rollerblading, and jogging with her dog.
Metis (thisismetis.com) accelerates careers in data science by providing full-time immersive bootcamps, evening part-time professional development courses, online resources, and corporate programs based in Seattle, New York, Chicago, and San Francisco.
Brought to you by Kaplan, Metis focuses primarily on Python, machine learning, data visualization, deep learning, big data processing, statistical foundations, and more. Students and alumni of the bootcamp program receive continuous support from our career advisors, empowering them to pursue a successful career in the fast-growing field of data science.
Learn more about us at (https://thisismetis.com).
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