Strategic consultant, Department of Economics Scholar, UC Berkeley, UC Berkeley
Nir Kaldero is a Lead Instructor for Data Science at GA. He is also a Scholar for the Economics Department at the University of California, Berkeley, where he conducts research in Health Insurance and Information Technology (IT). He has devoted his career to applied economics research focused on leveraging Big Data in order to create market value.
Blending programming skills, economics and statistics, Nir Kaldero brings a fresh perspective to the Data Science field. He approaches data mining techniques with an emphasis on asking creative questions and developing more intuitive methodologies.
He is passionate about optimizing operational and marketing strategies based on advanced analysis methods and machine learning techniques, utilizing data to understand consumer and organization behavior, accelerate performance, increase efficiency, and enhance productivity. Above all, he strives to make Data Science exciting and accessible, and to demonstrate how anybody can harness their skills, intuition, and creativity to become a great Data Scientist.
Gain indispensable data science skills in this 10-week evening course, on campus or online.
2-Day Programming for Non-Programmers Bootcamp
Learn the fundamentals of front-end and back-end programming, plus try your hand at writing some code of your own.
Introduction to Python Bootcamp
Master the fundamentals of the Python programming language. It is easy-to-read, flexible, and beginner-friendly object-oriented programming language.
Intro to Applied Statistics (in Python) for Data Science
This workshop will have concepts from Applied Statistics and Econometrics through applied modeling techniques in Python.