Intro to Data Analytics
1

Monday, 1 July

6:30 8:30 pm EDT

GA D.C. (Penn Quarter)

509 7th Street N.W.
Washington DC
FREE!
Regular Ticket
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Questions? Read our FAQs

Intro to Data Analytics

Matt Brems Photo


‎Lead Data Science Instructor, General Assembly

1

Monday, 1 July

6:30 8:30 pm EDT

GA D.C. (Penn Quarter)

509 7th Street N.W.
Washington DC
FREE!
Regular Ticket
`

Questions? Read our FAQs

About This Class

Learn how data drives better business.

Step into the world of data analytics with General Assembly. During our introductory workshop, you’ll join the data conversation and see how analytics drives decision making across industries. Learn to understand, analyze, and interpret data as you:

  • Walk through the fundamentals of data analysis.
  • Learn introductory analytic functionality to distill actionable insights from data sets.
  • See how data analysts translate their findings into compelling business narratives.
  • Perform an exploratory analysis using real-world data.

Chart your own career path. Pick up where this workshop leaves off. Learn the fundamentals of data tools like Excel, SQL, and Tableau in 10 weeks in our part-time, on-campus Data Analytics workshop or online in our mentor-driven Data Analysis Circuit.

Preparation

A laptop is required for this workshop. Please also have access to Google Sheets or have Excel downloaded on your laptop. A free trial version of Excel is available at https://products.office.com/en-us/try.

About the Instructor

Matt Brems Photo

‎Lead Data Science Instructor,
General Assembly

Matt currently is a global instructor for GA's Data Science Immersive program across the United States. Matt is a recovering politico, having worked as a data scientist for a political consulting firm through the 2016 election. Prior to his work in politics, he earned his Master's degree in statistics from The Ohio State University and his undergraduate degree at Franklin College in Indiana. Matt is passionate about putting the revolutionary power of machine learning into the hands of as many people as possible. When he's not teaching, he's volunteering with Statistics Without Borders, thinking about how to be a better teacher, falling asleep to Netflix, and/or cuddling with his pug.

In recognition of his exemplary service in the classroom, Matt has been selected as a member of General Assembly's Distinguished Faculty program. Matt serves as the chair of GA's Product Advisory Board for data science.

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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