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Demystifying Data Science Conference - Day 2 (07/25)

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San Francisco

San Francisco · Califronia, CA

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NOTE: Please register via the link below. Thank you!

For business leaders, managers and practitioners.

Join Day 2 of Demystifying Data Science, a FREE, Live Online conference by Metis. On July 25 from 7am-2pm PT, watch as 14 speakers explain how date science applies to you, what needs to be done to integrate data science into an organization, and how to achieve this integration. Join as many talks as you’d like!

The full conference will be held July 24-25, 2018 from 7am-2pm PT and you can both days. A total of 28 interactive data science talks from industry-leading speakers will be featured over two intensive days. Register here:

The lineup industry-leading speakers include:

Beth Comstock - Change Maker & Author, Former Vice Chair of GE (keynote speaker for Day 2)

Kirk Borne - Principal Data Scientist at Booz Allen Hamilton

Kamelia Aryafar - Director, Head of Data Science at Overstock

And more!

Participants who register for the event before June 29 have the chance to win a free spot in Metis’ “Live Online Beginner Python & Math for Data Science” course. Registrants also receive post-conference access to presentations.

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Michael Galvin will host day 2 of the conference. Mike is the Executive Director of Data Science Corporate Training at Metis where he oversees the data science training and product development for all of Metis’s corporate clients, including Fortune 500 companies across industries. He went to Metis from General Electric where he worked to establish their data science strategy and capabilities for field services and to build solutions supporting global operations, risk, engineering, sales, and marketing. Prior to GE, Michael spent several years as a data scientist working on problems in credit modeling at Kabbage. Michael holds a Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics and a Master’s degree in Computational Science and Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology. Additionally, Michael spent 12 years in the United States Marine Corps where he held various leadership roles within aviation, logistics, and training units.

Go here to sign up for the free conference:

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