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Livestream: Virtual Bootcamp Info Session

Feb 20, 2019 · Chicago, United States of America

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-The Metis team will walk you through an overview of what students learn during their 12 weeks of project-based data science work and career support.

-Hear from alumni about how to prepare, what to expect, and what happens after you attend the Metis Data Science Bootcamp.

-See one of our graduates present their 4-minute final project originally created for Career Day.

-Get your questions answered live by alumni and the Metis team!

Chris Gillespie is a Data Scientist with a desire to derive actionable insights from data. He is a Sr. Analyst, Data Science at United Airlines. Formerly, he was a consultant in the healthcare industry with an emphasis on business intelligence and specialty pharmaceuticals. Upon realizing the limitations of traditional tools and techniques to manage and analyze claims data, he became interested in the capabilities of data science.

The tools he works with are, but not limited to:

o Python
o Natural Language Processing
o Supervised/Unsupervised Learning

Samuel Adams graduated from Metis in December of 2018. He is an engineer turned data scientist with practical experience taking projects from raw data through analysis, modeling, visualization, and presentation to an audience. After spending two years in the Navy's nuclear training program, he turned to Metis to update his programming and machine leaning knowledge. He intends to leverage those skills building cutting edge models and informing business strategy. He is comfortable working in Python and SQL, with previous solutions also delivered in C++ and Matlab. He is fluent in Spanish, French, and Brazilian Portuguese with native accent.

Samuel has a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from Rice University.

About Metis

Metis (thisismetis.com) accelerates careers in data science by providing full-time immersive bootcamps, evening part-time professional development courses, online resources, and corporate programs based in Seattle, New York, Chicago, and San Francisco.

Brought to you by Kaplan, Metis focuses primarily on Python, machine learning, data visualization, deep learning, big data processing, statistical foundations, and more. Students and alumni of the bootcamp program receive continuous support from our career advisors, empowering them to pursue a successful career in the fast-growing field of data science.

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Metis Code of Conduct

Metis is dedicated to providing a harassment-free experience for everyone, regardless of gender identity, age, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, or religion (or lack thereof).

We do not tolerate harassment of students, staff, or visitors in any form. Sexual language and imagery is not appropriate for any event including talks, workshops, parties, and other online media. Individuals and groups that do not abide by these rules will be asked to leave and, if necessary, prohibited from future events.

If you have any questions or you're made to feel uncomfortable by anyone on our campus or at one of our offsite events, please let one of the staff members know right away. The matter will be taken seriously and promptly addressed.

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  • Metis: New York Data Science

    Metis accelerates the careers of data scientists by providing full-time immersive bootcamps, evening part-time professional development courses, online resources, and corporate programs. We host data science events for aspiring and practicing data scientists and are happy to partner with existing Meetups who would like to collaborate on events in our space.  Want to do an event with us? Fill out this form here: http://bit.ly/metis-event-nyc-public Stay connected online by joining our new Slack channel!  Ap

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