Julia is a high-level dynamic scientific programming language. It provides support for parallel computing and can be magnitudes faster than other scientific computing languages such as R and Python.
You should consider joining this Meetup if you are a data professional located in the Midwest who is either evaluating Julia as a solution or is currently using Julia in your projects.
The goals of the Midwest Julia Users Meetup are to:
-Illustrate use cases in industry and research -Provide unbiased speed benchmarking relative to other statistical programming languages -Educate members about Julia programming -Help job seekers find employers and help employers find Julia talent -Serve as a forum for innovation in Julia programming e.g. cloud computing, new packages