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Livestream: Pandas, Pipelines, and Custom Transformers with Julie Michelman

NOTE: Please sign-in at via the Livestream link below. Thank you! https://livestream.com/metis/events/772356 (https://livestream.com/metis/events/7723569) Using pandas and scikit-learn together can be a bit clunky. For complex preprocessing, the scikit-learn Pipeline conveniently chains together transformers. But, it will convert your DataFrame to a numpy array. In this talk, we will walk through pandas DataFrames, scikit-learn preprocessing and Pipelines, and how to use custom transformers to stay in pandas land. About the Speaker Julie Michelman (https://pydata.org/seattle2017/speaker/profile/68/) is a Data Scientist at zulily, where she focuses on Machine Learning and A/B Testing. Her language choices are versatile, including Python (sklearn, pandas), R (caret, shiny, data.table), Spark (MLlib, Spark SQL + DataFrames), and plenty of SQL. She collaborates with stakeholders across Tech, Marketing, Supply Chain, and other areas of the business. Julie previously worked as a Data Scientist at CDK Global. She holds a MS in Statistics from the University of Washington and a BA with major in Mathematics from Carleton College. About Metis 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. (https://thisismetis.com/) Sign up for Demystifying Data Science: A Free Online Conference https://www.thisismetis.com (https://www.thisismetis.com/demystify) Join our Metis Community Slack channel! Apply here: https://bit.ly/metis-community-slack Metis Code of Conduct Metis is dedicated to providing a harassment-free experience for everyone, regardless of gender identity, age, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, or religion (or lack thereof). We do not tolerate harassment of students, staff, or visitors in any form. Sexual language and imagery is not appropriate for any event including talks, workshops, parties, and other online media. Individuals and groups that do not abide by these rules will be asked to leave and, if necessary, prohibited from future events. If you have any questions or you're made to feel uncomfortable by anyone on our campus or at one of our offsite events, please let one of the staff members know right away. The matter will be taken seriously and promptly addressed.

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