Data Analytics with Tableau
28

Monday, 28 September

6 8 pm EDT

GA Toronto (Livestream)

Online Class
Livestream
$55 CAD
Regular Ticket
$55 CAD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

Data Analytics with Tableau | September 28

David Napoli Photo


Senior Consultant

28

Monday, 28 September

6 8 pm EDT

GA Toronto (Livestream)

Online Class
Livestream
$55 CAD
Regular Ticket
$55 CAD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

About This Workshop

Data analytics is in the midst of an evolution. In today’s digital world, the practice of decision makers relying on information to be delivered to them is no longer sufficient to keep pace. Tableau is software that puts access to data, and the insights it can unlock, directly in the hands of those who need it. The software is designed to help people see and understand data and offers a powerful yet intuitive and easy to use method of visually exploring & analyzing data for more effective decision making and strategizing.

This workshop provides an introduction to visual data discovery using Tableau software. It will explore how to use Tableau to connect to, interpret, and analyze data. You will explore sample data sets and then create a Tableau Dashboard showcasing the insights they have discovered.

The well-being of our employees, students, clients, instructors, and guests is our number one priority here at General Assembly. We are monitoring the COVID-19 situation very carefully and are adjusting delivery of our programs.


Due to the current health concerns, all GA short-form events, workshops & bootcamps will temporarily be held online - including this one.


Registered students will be notified 24 hours in advance of this program with information on how to log in to the Zoom Meeting Room and other tools you’ll need for the session. Registration for this class will close 2 hours prior to the session start in order to allow all students ample opportunity to have the technology enabled.

Takeaways

  • Understand the value of visual data discovery
  • Understand Tableau’s software offerings
  • Understand Tableau terminology
  • Use Tableau Public to connect to and analyze data
  • Create and publish a Tableau Dashboard

Preparation

  • An awareness of data concepts is helpful.
  • You will need access to a laptop or computer with a working webcam and microphone as well as a strong internet connection.
  • Please download and setup Tableau Public prior to class.
  • This course will occur completely online using Zoom and Slack.
  • Course set up information will be emailed to all students signed up around 24 hours before (and again an hour before) your course launches.

About the Instructor

David Napoli Photo

Senior Consultant

David Napoli, a Senior Consultant in Analytics and Data Visualization, has worked with data for over 20 years as an analyst, actuary, statistician, research manager, and director. His experience includes evaluation and outcomes studies, ROI analysis, IBNR determination, predictive modeling, risk adjustment methodologies, advanced data visualization, dashboard design and implementation, database development and management, and identifying and evaluating trends and forces in data. David has extensive experience working with claims data, including for Medicaid, Medicare, and Commercial lines of business. He recently held the position of Director of Business Intelligence for a nonprofit health plan. David’s educational background includes Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in aeronautical engineering (yes – he was a rocket scientist), and early in his career he realized he desired to concentrate his professional efforts in an industry focused on helping people more than his fondness for space exploration. He also completed coursework towards his doctorate in Health Services Research with a focus on Biostatistics at the University of Colorado School of Public Health (All but Dissertation).

In recognition of his exemplary service in the classroom, David has been selected as a member of General Assembly's Distinguished Faculty program.

Refund Policy

We understand that, sometimes, plans change. If you can no longer make it to a class or workshop, please email us at least 7 days before the scheduled event date. No refunds will be given to cancellations made within a week of the class or workshop.

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