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INTRO TO PYTHON

December 13, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

FREE

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ITExperience in conjunction with Women who code and General Assembly is organizing an intro to python class.

About This Class
Build apps for the web and unlock data-driven insights with code.

Explore the intersection of coding and data with General Assembly. During our Python-focused intro class, you’ll learn all about Python – including how to get started, advantages and disadvantages of Python, essentials of programming in Python, and tools available to build applications in Python.

In this class, you’ll:

Touch on fundamental Python programming techniques and tools.
Discuss its applications in data analysis and web development — and the types of problems it can solve.
See where Python programming fits into the data and web workflow.
Apply your new skills to solve a real-world problem with Python.
Chart your own career path. Pick up where this workshop leaves off. Enhance your professional skill set with Python skills in our 10-week, part-time Python Programming course.

Takeaways
Learn how to get set up and install Python and libraries.
Find out how to write your first Python script.
Figure out what tools to use for your next Python projects.
Preparation
This class requires a computer and strong internet connection.
For students on Windows, you’ll need Microsoft Windows 8/10 (32- or 64-bit). For those with Macs, you’ll need the Mac OS X 10.8.5 or higher, up to 10.11.4 (El Capitan).
The latest version of Python (current version 3.7).
To install Python, complete the following: – Head to Anaconda.com – Click the button to download the version for Python 3.7. – Once downloaded, run the installation prompts.

Optional: Install a text editor like Sublime Text 3. or Atom on your computer.

About the Instructor
Mehdi Vasigh Software Engineer with Arundo Analytics

I am a full-stack software engineer with experience in building modern, secure and blazing fast web applications. I enjoy architecting systems to solve complex problems and love to constantly challenge myself. I have a strong aptitude for learning, natural leadership ability, and can quickly familiarize myself with new technologies needed for a project.

About Our Partners
Women Who Code Houston

Women Who Code is the largest and most active community in the world dedicated to inspiring women to excel in technology careers. We empower engineers with skills needed for professional advancement, and provide environments where networking and mentorship are valued. WWCode has garnered a membership exceeding 167,000, executed more than 9,000 events around the world, and has a presence in 20 countries.

General Assembly(GA)

About General Assembly (GA): General Assembly is a pioneer in education and career transformation, specializing in today’s most in-demand skills – from software engineering and UX design, to data, to product management and digital marketing. Established in early 2011, GA is the leading source for training, staffing, and career transitions with 20+ campuses across four continents.Web https://generalassemb.ly/

Details

Date:
December 13, 2019
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
FREE
Website:
https://www.meetup.com/ITExperience/events/266868051/

Venue

GA Houston
1301 Fannin St, Floor 21
Houston, TX 77002 United States

Organizer

ITExperience INC
Email:
support@itexperience.org
Website:
itexperience.org