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Our House is Open to you, SF and NYC. Come on Over!
By Emily Wilson • October 09, 2015
As our current cohort of bootcamp students finishes up week three, each has already begun one-on-one meetings with the Career Services team to start planning their career paths together. They're also anticipating the start of the Metis in-class speaker series, which began this week with analysts and data scientists from Priceline and White Ops, to be followed in the coming weeks by data scientists from the United Nations, Paperless Post, untapt, CartoDB, and the genius who mined Spotify data to determine that "No Diggity" is, in fact, a timeless classic. Meanwhile, we're busy planning Meetup events in New York City and San Francisco that will be open to all -- and currently have open houses scheduled in both Metis locations. You're invited to come meet the Senior Data Scientists who teach our bootcamps and to learn about the Metis student experience from our staff and alumni.
Metis New York City Open House Wednesday, Nov. 4, 6:30 - 8:00pm RSVP
Metis San Francisco Open House Thursday, Nov. 12, 6:30 - 8:00pm RSVP
Now the bootcamp has ended. The daily rush of working in an intense, structured environment and collaborating with an amazing group of peers has been replaced by the hard truth that you need to find a job. No matter how incredible the career support is from your alma mater bootcamp, the onus is still on you to find that next role.
Both New York City and San Francisco are treasure troves for data science Meetups during any given week. We try to attend as many as we can. Check out this list of events we're especially interested in this week.
Countless individuals with diverse data science backgrounds are applying their skills, training, and knowledge to improve and/or solve some of the world's toughest challenges. This is referred to as the #Data4Good movement, and we were lucky enough to coordinate with DataKind to host four such individuals on a panel to ...