First Kaggle Days Meetup in Toronto

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WeCloudData is sponsoring Kaggle Days Meetup Toronto for the first Meetup from the worldwide series of Kaggle Days Meetups, gathering a community of Data Science enthusiasts and Kaggle fans.

Kaggle Days Meetup is a meetup & workshop that deals with kaggle-related topics organized by LogicAI, headquartered in Poland, and is held in major cities around the world and is sponsored by Kaggle.
Learn how to start on Kaggle, share your experience, learn tips and trick on how to win a Kaggle competition and improve your skills.

Who are we?
Kaggle Days Organizers are a group of Data Scientists and Kaggle fans, who want to contribute to creating global Data Science community. We want to gather people with similar passion together because we believe this is the best way to boost the flow of knowledge and experience in Data Science community.

Our goals are to:
LEARN through practice,
NETWORK with other Data Scientists from your city and work on Data Science projects together,
MEET Kaggle Grandmasters, Masters and Kaggle competition winners,
HAVE FUN at the meetings and make new friends!

Organizers:
As one of the most influential content creator in the field of Artificial Intelligence, Synced produces professional and authoritative editorial content with a total readership over 1.5 million across multiple platforms, branching out in media, event, consulting, industry research, and data platform services.

Moiz Ali is currently a Kaggle Kernels Expert with over 6 years of analytics/strategy/consulting experience in retail and banking industry. He is also enthusiastic about bringing the Kaggle community together in Toronto.

Topic:
Kaggle journey, Kaggle accomplishments, and Kaggle tips and tricks

Speakers:
Nima Shahbazi is a Kaggle Grandmaster, and Former Kaggle #1 in Canada and #19 worldwide on Kaggle. He is also the winner of the biggest AI competition on record, Zestimate for $1Million, and prize winner of the biggest financial modelling (stock market return) competition by Two-Sigma. He also won several machine learning and deep learning competitions in predictive modelling, NLP and recommendation systems.

Adrian Haldenby is currently a Kaggle Competitions Master, and a Senior Data Scientist at Gale Partners. He has received 1 gold medal and 6 silver medals in Kaggle competitions and would love to share his 9-year long kaggle journey with fellow kagglers.

Language:
The Meetup will be held in English.

Latest Agenda:
6:30-7:00 Sign-in
7:00-7:10 Welcoming remarks
7:10-7:40 Speaker 1 (Nima Shahbazi)
7:40-7:50 Q&A
7:50-8:20 Speaker 2 (Adrian Haldenby)
8:20-8:30 Q&A

Thanks to our sponsor WeCloudData :)
(check out their website here: https://weclouddata.com/)

For more information, visit: https://kaggledays.com/meetups/
and follow us on facebook: https://www.facebook.com/KaggleDays/