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Cognitive Builder Faire Kickoff

March 24 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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Hey, Seattle Data Scientists and Data Science enthusiasts, join us for a Cognitive Builder Faire Kickoff Party!

We will kick off this 3-day conference with drinks, appetizers, mixing, networking, and a special gift for you – a top secret DISCOUNT CODE on the Cognitive Builder Faire!


James Gwertzman is a CEO and Co-Founder of PlayFab, a backend platform for games that delivers powerful real-time tools and services to thousands of games so they can launch smoothly and grow fearlessly. Before founding PlayFab, James spent more than 15 years as an executive on the game creation side, including 8 years at PopCap, where he started and ran PopCap Shanghai, PopCap’s first free-to-play game studio. James is also an advisor to Code.org, where he served in 2013 as chief evangelist for the Hour of Code initiative that introduced more than 20 million students to computer science. He is a frequent speaker at industry conferences, and graduated magna cum laude from Harvard with a degree in computer science.


6:00 – 6:30 Check-in

6:30 – 7:00 Keynote with James Gwertzman

7:00 – 8:00 Networking and Computer Setup

8:00 – 8:30 Closing Remarks

8:30 – 9:00 Team Formations


Cognitive Builder Faire: It’s Raining Data is a 3-day conference that will help you master the art of Data Science and Cognitive Computing.

Join an innovative community of application builders for an amazing three days of learning and discover how to become a data innovator! Whether you’ve been a data scientist for years or whether you are just getting started, this is the forum to engage with experts from leading research institutes and industry leaders to become the next level of application builder.


Galvanize is the premiere dynamic learning community for technology. With campuses located in booming technology sectors throughout the country, Galvanize provides a community for each the following:

Education – part-time and full-time training in web development, data science, and data engineering

Workspace – whether you’re a freelancer, startup, or established business, we provide beautiful spaces with a community dedicated to supporting your company’s growth

Networking – events in the tech industry happen constantly at our campuses, ranging from popular Meetups to multi-day international conferences

To learn more about Galvanize, visit galvanize.com.


Galvanize – Pioneer Square Seattle
111 S Jackson Street
Seattle, WA 98104 US
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