Tag: New York City

  • 3 Questions with Metis: A Data Science Bootcamp

    Do you need to build your skills to land that dream job as a data scientist? Well, Metis Data Science Bootcamp in New York City offers a 12 week program to do just that. The program sounds fantastic with a few of the highlights being: help landing a job, great guest speakers, no PhD required,…

  • Got a PhD? Want to spend 6 weeks in NYC to become a Data Scientist?

    The Data Incubator in New York City is a new data science bootcamp. The program is run by Michael Li, a Princeton PhD and former Foursquare data scientist Located in New York City Tuition is Free Help with job placement Session runs from January 5, 2015 to February 13, 2015 Don’t delay! It is highly…

  • Data Gotham 2013 Videos

    In case you do not live in New York City or you did not attend Data Gotham, do not worry because nearly all the videos and talks are posted on the Data Gotham 2013 Youtube page. Below is a panel discussion on data and privacy.

  • Another Data Science Program in NYC (also online)

    Recently, both NYU and Columbia launched academic programs in data science. Well, another school in New York City is entering the mix. The City University of New York (CUNY) is now offering an online masters degree in data analytics. If you would like more information, there will be an online information session on May 22.

  • NYU Launches New Center For Data Science

    New York University has just launched some Data Science programs via the new Center for Data Science. … to establish the country‚Äôs leading data science training and research facilities at NYU. Part of the announcement is an M.S. in Data Science. Applications for the initial class, starting Fall 2013, are now being accepted. The Center…

  • New York City Foursquare Data Video

    Blake Shaw, a data scientist at Foursquare, gave a great talk at Datagotham. The visualization of New York City check-ins, at the beginning of the video, is simply amazing. It is worth watching the video just for that. However, after seeing that great visualization, you will be persuaded to watch the rest of the video.…

  • New York City, Columbia University and Data Science

    New York City and Columbia University just announced plans to launch the Institute for Data Sciences and Engineering. The plan is to add 44,000 new square feet of space for labs and other resources. Also, 75 new faculty members are slated to be added in the next 15 years. The following are the proposed main…