Intro to Data Science Livestream
16

Tuesday, 16 July

11 am – 1 pm MDT

GA Denver (Online)

Online Class
Livestream
FREE!
Regular Ticket
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Questions? Read our FAQs

Intro to Data Science Livestream

Craig Fryar Photo


Data Executive, Platform Architect and Technologist, Consultant

16

Tuesday, 16 July

11 am – 1 pm MDT

GA Denver (Online)

Online Class
Livestream
FREE!
Regular Ticket
`

Questions? Read our FAQs

About This Event

Working from real life case studies, we will review:

  • What is Data Science?
  • How is it used?
  • Key tools and processes data scientists use.
  • How to get started in Data Science.

Takeaways

  • 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 analyze, visualize, and model data.
  • Apply what you've learned to a data set to produce your own recommendations.

    Chart your own career path. Pick up where this workshop leaves off. Enhance your professional skill set in our Data Science Immersive or Data Science part-time programs.

Preparation

  • A second monitor is recommended, but not required.

    Additionally, students will need to download and install Anaconda (the latest Python Version 3.x): Download link here.

    YouTube for installing on Mac: How to install Anaconda on Mac

    YouTube for installing on Windows: How to install Anaconda on Windows

    Tip: Scroll to your operating system version and click on the install button for Anaconda with the latest version Python 3.x. Note: We'll be using the latest version of Python version 3.x in this workshop.

    Technical Considerations:

  • For students on Windows, you’ll need Microsoft Windows 8/10 (32- or 64-bit). For those with Macs, you’ll need the Mac OS X 10.8.5 or higher, up to 10.11.4 (El Capitan).

NOTE: A small percentage of participants may not receive emails from us due to some domains blocking our automated emails. If you do not receive sign in instructions within 1 hour of the livestream, please email hello@generalassemb.ly and someone from our team will be sure to respond to you with sign in instructions right away.

About the Instructor

Craig Fryar Photo

Data Executive, Platform Architect and Technologist,
Consultant

Craig Fryar is the former Global Director of Enterprise Strategy for Tableau. Prior to that he served as Head of Global Business Intelligence at Wargaming.net, an award-winning online game developer and publisher, and one of the leaders in the free-to-play MMO market.

Prior to Wargaming, Fryar was the Director of Analytics at BioWare, a division of Electronic Arts, where he launched, staffed and managed the analytics and reporting teams to inform data-driven design and executive decisions for global AAA computer and console software titles, including Star Wars: The Old Republic and Mass Effect 3.

He has also served in various executive positions leading highly-effective teams within innovative analytics and data services, hardware, software, simulations, biotech products and R&D.

Craig is co-founder of Data Divers, LLC and consults globally as a vCDO and Data Analytics SME.

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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