Intro to SQL | Livestream
12

Tuesday, 12 March

10 am – 12 pm PDT

GA Seattle (Online)

Online Class
Livestream
FREE!
Regular Ticket

Questions? Read our FAQs

Intro to SQL | Livestream

Vish Srivastava Photo


Master in Design Engineering Candidate, Harvard University

12

Tuesday, 12 March

10 am – 12 pm PDT

GA Seattle (Online)

Online Class
Livestream
FREE!
Regular Ticket

Questions? Read our FAQs

About This Event

We've all been there: the data you need to perform analysis or to put together a presentation lives in a database, and this will be the 20th time that you've had to bother the IT department or data engineers for an Excel export of the data. If only there were a simple, flexible, and quick way to get the data yourself....

Explore the intersection of coding and data with General Assembly. During our Python-focused intro class, you’ll learn all about Python - including how to get started, advantages and disadvantages of Python, essentials of programming in Python, and tools available to build applications in Python.

SQL to the rescue!

SQL, or Structured Query Language, is a simple programming language that enables you to efficiently create, alter, request, and aggregate data. Databases are ubiquitous in today's digital world, and SQL is your key to interacting with the valuable data inside them. Come and learn the basics of databases and how SQL can fit into your workflow, and practice basic SQL with live activities.

Chart your own career path. Pick up where this workshop leaves off. Enhance your professional data analysis skill set with one of our data analytics offerings.

Takeaways

  • Understand the foundations of databases and when to use SQL.
  • Learn and practice the basic syntax of SQL.
  • Explore more advanced features of SQL, such as joining, grouping, filtering, and functions.

Preparation

  • A browser to access the SQL practice tool.

About the Instructor

Vish Srivastava Photo

Master in Design Engineering Candidate,
Harvard University

Vish has been a Senior Product Manager with The Boston Consulting Group's Digital Ventures division for two years. He has worked with and led multidisciplinary teams to design and build innovative products in Home Services, Philanthropy, and FinTech – including launching the startup All Set. Prior to this he was a Senior Strategy Analyst at Accenture, working on digital strategy, business operations, and product innovation with clients across Healthcare, Oil & Gas, High Tech, and more. Vish has bachelor’s degrees in Business and Psychology from the University of Michigan, and is currently pursuing his Master in Design Engineering at Harvard – a multidisciplinary program focused on tackling major challenges facing society with transformative solutions.

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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