• CANCELED | Data Science Your Vacation

    CENTRL West

    *** Please RSVP on Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/data-science-your-vacation-tickets-53111971336?aff=meetup *** Vacations are fun. Planning them is not. Data Science can help. In this practical workshop, you’ll use hotel reviews to build a predictive model to determine where you should take your next vacation. You’ll be introduced to basic Data Science tools and methods, including an overview of basic machine learning concepts. No previous knowledge of data science is required. Some programming background is helpful but not required. This is designed to be a fun, introductory workshop for beginners. Be sure to bring your laptop. How to find us: 1355 NW Everett St., Portland, OR 97209 Entrance on NW Everett between 13th & 14th. Free Street Parking available after 6pm. City Center & Brewery Blocks parking garages & lots available. TriMet Stops on NW 10th, 11th, 14th, Everett, Glisan, and Couch.

  • CANCELED | Thinkful + Free Geek | JavaScript: To ES6 and Beyond

    *** Please RSVP on Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/thinkful-free-geek-javascript-to-es6-and-beyond-tickets-53111734628?aff=Meetup *** What the heck are all these arrows (=>) and dollar signs (`Hello ${name}`) doing in this new JS code I’m seeing? What’s with these objects with no value pairs? JavaScript is constantly improving, and with it comes syntax changes and new operations we may not have seen before. With ES6, we’re able to do more while writing less code and making it cleaner and more concise. Join us as we explore this exciting new syntax, including let/const, template strings, and arrow functions, and work through hands-on challenges together. This is an intermediate level workshop, so familiarity with JavaScript basics is needed. And be sure to bring your laptop! How to find us: 1731 SE 10th Ave., Portland, OR 97214 Located in SE Portland near Ladd's Addition on 10th between SE Market & Mill. Free Street Parking available on every block. Buses 4, 10, 14, and 70 all have stops within 2-3 blocks of location. Check in at Front Desk for Event with Free Geek Admin Team.

  • CANCELED | Intro to Python: Predict the Box Office

    *** Please RSVP on Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/intro-to-python-predict-the-box-office-tickets-53111479866?aff=Meetup *** Can box office sales be predicted? We'll show you how using Python, as well as introducing core Data Science concepts and processes. No previous knowledge of Data Science is required, though some programming background is helpful. This is designed to be a fun, introductory workshop for beginners. Be sure to bring your laptop. How to find us: 1355 NW Everett St., Portland, OR 97209 Entrance on NW Everett between 13th & 14th. Free Street Parking available after 6pm. City Center & Brewery Blocks parking garages & lots available. TriMet Stops on NW 10th, 11th, 14th, Everett, Glisan, and Couch.

  • CANCELED | Build Your Own Website with HTML & CSS

    ***Please RSVP on Eventbrite:https://www.eventbrite.com/e/thinkful-free-geek-build-your-own-website-with-html-css-tickets-53111236137?aff=meetup *** Curious about coding? Project-based, hands-on learning is the best way to learn. Join us as we teach you the fundamentals of HTML & CSS while building an interactive website. In this workshop, you'll learn key HTML & CSS concepts as we review some sample code. Then you'll start building your own site with the help of our instructor and TAs. See an example before you come: this webpage was made by an attendee at one of our previous events: https://ludicrous-mailbox.glitch.me/ At the end of the night, you'll have your own site live on the internet to share with your friends and family. No prior coding experience needed, this workshop is perfect for beginners. Be sure to bring a laptop. How to find us: 1731 SE 10th Ave., Portland, OR 97214 Located in SE Portland near Ladd's Addition on 10th between SE Market & Mill. Free Street Parking available on every block. Buses 4, 10, 14, and 70 all have stops within 2-3 blocks of location. Check in at Front Desk for Event with Free Geek Admin Team.

  • CANCELED | Getting Started in Data Science

    CENTRL West

    *** Please RSVP on Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/getting-started-in-data-science-tickets-53062338884?aff=Meetup *** What is a Data Scientist? What is Big Data? Wondering if you're qualified to start a career in this field? We'll cover the emergence of big data and what it means to be a data scientist. We'll walk you through how to get the skills to become a data scientist, and focus on the different jobs that will be open to you once you've mastered the skill set. How to find us: 1355 NW Everett St., Portland, OR 97209 Entrance on NW Everett between 13th & 14th. Free Street Parking available after 6pm. City Center & Brewery Blocks parking grages & lots available. TriMet Stops on NW 10th, 11th, 14th, Everett, Glisan, and Couch.

  • CANCELED | Thinkful + Free Geek | Free Frontend Crash Course: Javascript Funda.

    *** Please RSVP on Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/thinkful-free-geek-free-frontend-crash-course-javascript-fundamentals-tickets-53062199467?aff=meetup *** Ever wonder how websites work? How does clicking on this make that happen?? Learn how to make a functioning website using the most popular programming language. JavaScript is the language of the browser, every website you've ever been on was built with JavaScript. In this interactive workshop, we'll cover everything you need to know to start learning the language, including different data types, variables, and functions. To get the most out of it, be sure to bring your laptop. How to find us: 1731 SE 10th Ave., Portland, OR 97214 Located in SE Portland near Ladd's Addition on 10th betweek SE Market & Mill. Free Street Parking available on every block. Buses 4, 10, 14, and 70 all have stops within 2-3 blocks of location. Check in at Front Desk for Event with Free Geek Admin Team.

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  • CANCELED | Build Your Own Website with HTML & CSS

    *** Please RSVP on Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/thinkful-free-geek-build-your-own-website-with-html-css-tickets-52279363985?aff=meetup *** Curious about coding? Project-based, hands-on learning is the best way to learn. Join us as we teach you the fundamentals of HTML & CSS while building an interactive website. In this workshop, you'll learn key HTML & CSS concepts as we review some sample code. Then you'll start building your own site with the help of our instructor and TAs. See an example before you come: this webpage was made by an attendee at one of our previous events: https://ludicrous-mailbox.glitch.me/ At the end of the night, you'll have your own site live on the internet to share with your friends and family. No prior coding experience needed, this workshop is perfect for beginners. Be sure to bring a laptop.

  • CANCELED | Intro to Python: Fundamentals

    Centrl Office

    *** Please RSVP on Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/intro-to-python-fundamentals-tickets-52413609517?aff=Meetup *** Curious what Python is all about? Are you data-driven and interested in finding out how Python can take you to the next level? Join us for this hands-on workshop while we explore variables, data structures, and functions, and go over basic data science concepts. This is a fun, interactive class for beginners, so no prior programming experience is needed. Though to get the most out of it, be sure to bring your laptop! How to find us: 1355 NW Everett St., Portland, OR 97209 Entrance on NW Everett between 13th & 14th. Free Street Parking available after 6pm. City Center & Brewery Blocks parking grages & lots available. TriMet Stops on NW 10th, 11th, 14th, Everett, Glisan, and Couch.

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  • CANCELED | Getting Started in Data Science

    Free Geek

    *** Please RSVP on Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/getting-started-in-data-science-tickets-52279137307?aff=meetup ** What is a Data Scientist? What is Big Data? Wondering if you're qualified to start a career in this field? We'll cover the emergence of big data and what it means to be a data scientist. We'll walk you through how to get the skills to become a data scientist, and focus on the different jobs that will be open to you once you've mastered the skill set. How to find us: 1731 SE 10th Ave., Portland, OR 97214 Located SE Portland near Ladd's Addition on 10th betweek SE Market & Mill. Free Street Parking available on every block. Buses 4, 10, 14, and 70 all have stops within 2-3 blocks of location. Check in at Front Desk for Event with Free Geek Admin Team.

  • Intro to Python: Build a Predictive Model

    CENTRL West

    *** Please RSVP on Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/intro-to-python-build-a-predictive-model-tickets-51360173662?aff=Meetup *** Learn the fundamentals of programming with Python by building a Predictive Model from scratch, training the model and running predictions against it. We'll cover everything you need to know to start learning the language, including different data types, variables, and functions. We'll finish the workshop with a roadmap you can follow to continue learning Python and Data Science after the meetup. Be sure to bring a laptop. If you don't have one, we can pair you with someone who does. How to find us: Entrance on NW Everett between 13th & 14th. Free Street Parking available after 6pm. City Center & Brewery Blocks parking grages & lots available. TriMet Stops on NW 10th, 11th, 14th, Everett, Glisan, and Couch.

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