Chris Xu is currently a data scientist at Thrive Market, and has a passion for using machine learning to solve real-world problems. Previously, he worked at Tradesy as a data scientist. He has worked on recommender systems, convolutional neural networks for image recognition, natural language processing, clustering for customer segmentation, and fraud prediction. Chris graduated from Harvard with a degree in Applied Mathematics with a focus in Economics and Computer Science. One fun fact about Chris is that during a summer in college, he lived in various hostels around Madrid writing a travel guide for Spain for the travel company Let's Go Inc.
Python Programming 101
In this class, you’ll how to get started with Python, what advantages and disadvantages Python provides as a programming language, and the essentials of programming in Python.