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Importance of data, and using it virtually, universally is explained in a simple one-line definition by JOHN ELDER
“Learning from data is virtually universally useful. Master it and you will be welcomed anywhere.”
Data scientists are a new breed of analytical data expert who has the technical skills to solve complex problems – and the curiosity to explore what problems need to be solved. They’re part mathematician, part computer scientist, and part trend-spotter. And, because they straddle both the business and IT worlds, they’re highly sought-after and well-paid.
Key points of discussion in the event.
What is Big Data? Wondering if you’re qualified to start a career in this field?
The emergence of big data and what it means to be a data scientist?
How to get the skills to become a data scientist?
During this talk, we’ll cover the emergence of big data and what it means to be a data scientist. We’ll walk you through how to get the skills to become a data scientist, and focus on the different jobs that will be open to you once you’ve mastered your new skill set.
In this event Come with questions, this is the opportunity to find out everything you need to know about beginning your career in tech. here we will learn most about the big data & data science.
“My days can be very similar but week-to-week work can vary greatly. For a few weeks I might be working on a text mining project, and after that, I could be creating a predictive model around the customer. Mixed in are meetings with others about analytics and how it can help different parts of the business.”
Suggested Experience Level:
Beginner – no previous coding experience needed
How to Find Us:
The event will be held at MakeOffices, Clarendon located at 3100 Clarendon Blvd #200, Arlington, VA 22201. The entrance is across the street from Clarendon Central Park and next to Pamplona. Street parking is available after 6:00 pm and Clarendon Station connects to the building.
If event is sold out, please contact Community Manager: Caitlin
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Sponsored by Thinkful:
This workshop is proudly sponsored by Thinkful, the #1 rated coding boot camps on Course Report. Thinkful is a new type of school that brings high-growth tech careers to ambitious people everywhere. Thinkful provides 1-on-1 learning through its network of industry experts, hiring partners, and online platform to deliver a structured and flexible education. To join the Thinkful network, visit thinkful.com.
Where & When
Wednesday, May 29, 2019
6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
MakeOffices at Clarendon
3100 North Clarendon Boulevard, Arlington