Programming Essentials with Python | FREE 2-hour Online Workshop | October 19

Free
Wednesday, 19 October, 2022
10 am – 12 pm EDT
Online

About This Workshop

Join us for FREE Workshop Wednesdays through October 19th to get a taste of what you’ll learn in our, Career-Boosting Part Time and Career-Transforming Immersive courses. Plus, *get a $200 credit to apply toward the course that fits your goals.

Are you thinking about a career in Data Science, but don’t know where to start?

This free, 2-hour livestream will give you a solid understanding of why Python is the most popular programming language for data manipulation, and how to apply it to start building your portfolio today! All in real time, taught by an industry professional.

Learn from an expert instructor with real world experience in the industry you want to break into. Join us and gain the confidence to take the next step in your career.

*Terms & Conditions

What to expect during Workshop Wednesdays:

  • Ask questions and build your online network by interacting with fellow participants and an industry expert in Python Programming —live via a chat box and Q&A.
  • Get a hands-on taste of Python and write your first script.
  • Learn new skills in the comfort of your own home, or on the go! Your microphone and camera will remain off during the livestream.

Takeaways

  • Learn fundamental Python programming techniques and tools.
  • Understand where Python programming fits into the data and web workflow.
  • Gain the knowledge and confidence to write your first Python script.

Preparation

  • This livestream requires a strong internet connection.
  • We will send the Zoom link via email on the day of the class.
  • NOTE: Some domains block our automated emails. If you don’t receive sign-in instructions within 1-hour of the livestream, please reach out to help@generalassemb.ly and we’ll send you sign-in instructions directly.

About the Instructor

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Senior Technical Program Manager, Vungle

Travis Huang is a data scientist and former investment analyst with expertise in financial forecasting, user acquisition (UA) modeling, and machine learning. Born and raised in sunny Southern California, he spent 3 years as a business analyst at a solar energy firm before becoming the manager of analytics at an energy and commodities-focused private equity fund. In his current role as a Data Scientist at AlgoLIFT, he is responsible for the development and maintenance of the UA portfolio optimization product. He holds a BS in Finance and Entrepreneurship from the USC Marshall School of Business and a MS in Business Analytics at the UCLA Anderson School of Management. In his free time he enjoys aerial photography, fostering dogs, and practicing the violin.

Community Code of Conduct

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Illinois Students

Participants who complete this workshop will not receive a certificate or any other designation of completion.

This workshop is not designed to prepare individuals to follow or pursue a trade, occupation or profession. It is not designed to improve, enhance, or add to the skills and abilities of an individual relative to occupational responsibilities or career opportunities.

This workshop is not approved by the Division of Private Business and Vocational Schools at the Illinois Board of Higher Education and participation in this workshop/event will not be counted towards an approved IBHE program/course of instruction.

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