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Visual Data Discovery and Machine Learning using Python API for SAS

June 23, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm PDT

Join Women in Big Data at SAS hands on training and presentation to learn about visual data discovery and machine learning using Python API for SAS. Please, note that we have limited capacity – RSVP to ensure your spot!

When: Friday, June 23, 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Location:  SAS San Francisco Office: 120 Kearny Street, Floor 34, San Francisco

AGENDA:
9:00 to 9:30 am: Networking & Light Breakfast
9:30 -10:30 am: Creating and Growing a World Class Technology Workforce by Jenn Mann, SAS Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer
10:45 am – 12:15 pm & 1:15 pm – 2:45 pm: Visual Data Discovery: Data preparation and exploratory data analysis
12:15 – 1:15 pm: Lunch and Networking
10:45 am – 12:15 pm & 1:15 pm – 2:45 pm: Introduction to machine learning using Python API with a use case

Presenter:  Jenn Mann, SAS Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer
Educators:  Stacey Syphus, SAS Senior Manager, Education, and Nadeem Chaudhry, SAS Senior Solutions Architect

TRAININGHands-on Training Event – Visual data discovery and machine learning using Python API for SAS

Your data is increasing in volume, complexity and speed. This event includes a training session that addresses how to achieve visual data discovery and machine learning using Python API for SAS Viya.

In this hands-on training session, we will:

–  Prepare and explore data, utilize visual data discovery tools such as maps, bar charts and line plots, and prepare customized, interactive reports.

–  Build machine learning models using a visual approach and programmatically using Python.

PRESENTATION: Creating and Growing a World Class Technology Workforce for Technologist

We invite you to an exciting presentation by Jenn Mann, SAS Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer, who will share her career path in the technology field, and the challenges of staffing a high tech work place, while ensuring modern day company values and culture are well maintained.

Jenn Mann is a well-known industry thought leader overseeing a global team hiring top talent, growing current and future leaders, creating an exceptional employee experience, and using workforce analytics to strategically advise executive leadership. Her workplace insights have been shared in The Wall Street Journal, US News & Report, CBS MoneyWatch.com, CBS Sunday Morning, and The Huffington Post. Mann was selected as HRO Magazine’s 2015 Chief Human Resources Officer of the Year.

INVESTING IN YOU!

ALL ATTENDEES will receive a 20% SAS training discount that can be applied to an online or classroom course in 2017. Some exclusions apply.

PLUS, your name will be entered in two raffles for e-Learning seats in the SAS® Academy for Data Science, valued at $8000.

Details

Date:
June 23, 2017
Time:
9:00 am - 3:00 pm PDT

Venue

SAS Institute
120 Kearney Street
San Francisco, CA 94108 United States
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