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Cognitive Builders Faire

March 25 - March 26


Do you want to :

  • Build super-powered data products?

  • Use the best of open source tooling with IBM innovation?

  • Solve your toughest data challenges with the best tools and the latest expertise in a social environment built by data scientists?

This is the community event for you!

Join an innovative community of application builders for an amazing 3 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.


Cognitive Builder Faire tickets are now 50% off!

Get your discounted ticket using the code “Galvanize50”!


Master the Art of Data Science & Cognitive Computing

Start your data science and cognitive business journey by learning more about cognitive solutions like Watson and the IBM Cloud platform that supports cognitive workloads.

These tutorials aim to teach a suite of data engineering and cognitive computing skills in the areas of data wrangling, building an application with Watson APIs and deploying cognitive solutions to reimagine workflows. Our instructors will covers topics such as analyzing Twitter with Spark and Watson, Bluemix Virtual Servers, Natural Language Processing, Watson API tutorials for project builds, and much more.

Once you have been enabled with the skills, you’ll be able to apply them with a community of fellow developers with the goal of building a working application to showcase at the end of the 3-day session.

These events will gather from across the country an innovative community of application builders to engage with industry leaders and experts from leading research groups and industry leaders.

Who Will You Meet?

If you work in one of the following areas, this is a must attend event:

  • Data Science
  • Cognitive Development
  • Data Engineering
  • Cloud Computing
  • Machine Learning
  • Data Strategy
  • Enterprise Data Management
  • Information Technology
  • Big Data
  • Data Analytics
  • Open Data

Topics covered during the Cognitive Builder events will include:

  • Writing better Python for Data Science
  • ML Algorithms… what to use and why
  • Machine Learning on Time Series
  • Neural Nets
  • Data Storytelling
  • Intro to D3



6:00p – 6:30p: Check-in

6:30p – 7:00p: Keynote Speaker

7:00p – 8:00p: Networking, Computer station set-up

8:00p – 8:30p: Closing Remarks

8:30p – 9:00p: Networking

Call for Speakers!

If you’re interested in giving a lightning talk, lecture, or a workshop at the Cognitive Builder Faire, follow the link below to submit an application!

Apply to speak here: https://goo.gl/forms/noioitU6El238lYf2


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