Introduction to Scientific Python
21-22 August 2018, Malmö, Sweden
This two day course is the perfect introduction to scientific Python for those wishing to use Python for data science! The format will be lectures and workshops so that you will get the chance to try out everything you learn! The focus will be on using Python to work with data - we’ll cover data manipulation with numpy and pandas and visualisation with matplotlib.
This course is intended to give you the skills you will need to get started with data science and machine learning in the future. Since a large part of the course is making visualisations you will get rapid feedback on what you are learning!
At the end of the course you should be familiar with:
• How to manipulate data with numpy and pandas
• Making convincing visualisations with matplotlib
• Using Python for matrix mathematics
• Statistics and random number generation with Python
The course will run on the 21 and 22 August 2018, 9am to 5pm each day. The location of the course will be:
The Ground, Bredgatan 4, 212 30 Malmö, Sweden
Format of Course
This course is meant for those new to or with very little experience of scientific Python. Perhaps you do have experience with using Python for other things or work regularly with another language. Those new to coding are also welcome!
• Two full days of lectures and workshops
• One accompanying text book
• Delicious lunches and traditional Swedish fika
Tickets are SEK 3750 (inclusive 25% moms) for individuals and academics or SEK 5000 (inclusive 25% moms) for business.