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Galvanize NYC: Making the Switch to Data Scientist: What You Need to Know

September 26, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

September 26 · 6:30 PM

*Note: capacity is limited to 50; first come, first serve

6:30 pm – Doors Open, Happy Hour & Networking
7:00 pm – Tech Talks
7:30 pm – Q&A and Networking


Making the Switch to Data Scientist: What You Need to Know 

Data scientists are big data wranglers. They take an enormous mass of messy data points (unstructured and structured) and use their formidable skills in math, statistics, and programming to clean, massage and organize them. Then they apply all their analytic powers – industry knowledge, contextual understanding, skepticism of existing assumptions – to uncover hidden solutions to business challenges.

Join us as we discuss building a road map to making the switch!


-Passion and understanding and relative understanding of data driven decision-making
-No Laptop required





September 26, 2016
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm


Microsoft Fifth Avenue Flagship
677 Fifth Ave
New York, NY 10014 United States


Galvanize NYC