- Date: 21 January 2020
- Time: 7-9pm
Python is a powerful, flexible programming language you can use in web development and to process and manipulate lots of data. Python and its various libraries enable programmers to scrape the web for data, and then manipulate and even visualize that data.
For this reason, Python has become one of the most important languages for not only software, but also for data science. Knowing the fundamentals of Python, and how to use it to work with data can help you across industries, from finance to healthcare to tech. Come learn and see how easy it is to get started!
In only 2 hours, you will learn the basics of Python for data science, including:
What you can do with python
Input and Output
"Thinking" in python
You will also learn why python is so popular, and great for beginners if you're considering the field of data science.
Pre-requisites and equipment:No prior coding knowledge needed. Bring your laptop and charger.The instructor will be coding and guiding you through coding exercises. This workshop will be in English
Instructor: Xu Jia Yi
Jiayi’s career started with working on map platforms for Microsoft after graduating with a degree in geography. While on the job, he self-taught himself python skills to work on projects and later transitioned to a full-time software developer after coming back to China. He is self-motivated, detail-oriented and a fast learner. In his spare time, he enjoys learning about new technology, and he’s passionate to share his journey with the community.
About Le Wagon Shanghai
Le Wagon Shanghai (https://www.lewagon.com/shanghai) is a coding school for startups, creative people and tech entrepreneurs. Our 9-week Full-Stack Coding Bootcamp (https://www.lewagon.com/program) is designed for complete beginners or "half-beginners" who really want to dive into programming and, above all, change their mindset. Learn to think like a developer, consider issues with new insight, and become more autonomous thanks to these newly acquired abilities.The next Shanghai batch will start on February 10th and applications are open. (https://www.lewagon.com/shanghai/apply)