Data Science 101
11

Wednesday, 11 January

6:30 8:30 pm GMT

GA London, The Relay Building

1st Floor, 114 Whitechapel High Street
London, E1 7PT
£35 GBP
Regular Ticket
£35 GBP
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

Data Science 101

John Sandall Photo


Data Science Consultant

11

Wednesday, 11 January

6:30 8:30 pm GMT

GA London, The Relay Building

1st Floor, 114 Whitechapel High Street
London, E1 7PT
£35 GBP
Regular Ticket
£35 GBP
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

About This Class

Step into the world of data science with General Assembly. During our introductory workshop, explore the job Harvard Business Review has dubbed “the sexiest of the 21st century,” and see how modern businesses are harnessing the power of data to drive innovation. Working with real-world case studies, you’ll:

  • Learn what data scientists do and the types of problems they solve.
  • Walk through the typical data science workflow and see how the pros identify powerful business predictions.
  • Explore key tools and processes data scientists use to analyse, visualise, and model data.
  • What's the difference between data science and analytics.

Chart your own career path. Pick up where this workshop leaves off. Enhance your professional skill set in our 10-week, part-time Data Science course or become job-ready with our 12-week, full-time Data Science Immersive program.

About the Instructor

John Sandall Photo

Data Science Consultant

Over the years, John has added a number of strings to his bow. Statistician, geneticist, business analyst, startup founder, software developer, educator, non-profit strategist, data scientist, multi-instrumentalist! He currently runs a data science consultancy focused on helping businesses to identify and solve the challenges they face through a combination of research-grade statistical techniques, strategic analysis and a lean-startup engineering mentality.

Until recently he was the Lead Data Scientist at YPlan. Prior experience includes business analytics at Apple Inc., genomics research at Imperial College London, building an ed-tech startup at Knodium, developing strategy & technological infrastructure for international non-profit startup STIR Education, and losing sleep to many a hackathon along the way.

He's also been known to dabble in violin; a concerto here, a pop gig there, occasionally conducting youth ensembles, and usually playing with his folk music band.

Refund Policy

Plans change. We get it. But if you can't make it to a class/workshop, please email us at least 7 days before the scheduled event date. No refunds will be given after this timeframe.

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