Brad Matthiesen is an entrepreneur and data scientist with a passion for making sense of the emerging world of data. He is the founder and CEO of ClassForward, an edtech startup offering a video platform focused on teacher coaching, and the co-founder of Kerrage, a software consulting firm creating software solutions for point-of-sale customer loyalty systems. Previously, he worked as a data scientist and consultant in the field of litigation support. Brad has a degree in Chemistry and Physics from Harvard and a masters in Computer Science from the University of Chicago.
Data Science 101
This workshop will define what data science is, review some of the main tools used by data scientists today, and discuss how they can be implemented in real world work.