ABOUT THIS WEBINAR
Alumni Panel Info Session
Join our free online webinar series and learn about students and alumni.
The panel will be led by Shehryar Khawaja, Senior Manager, Data Strategy & Insights at American Express; Paul Cho, Data Scientist at Mars and David Levy, Data Analyst at FanDuel Sportsbook. They graduated from the in-person immersive data science bootcamp in March 2019.
Shehryar Khawaja has a B.S. in Decision Science from Carnegie Mellon University and an MBA from IE Business School. He uses data visualization and machine learning to discover and predict trends in customer spending, mainly using Tableau and Python.
Paul earned a B.S. in Mathematical Statistics from the University of Texas at Austin. His recent work has been related to Process Innovation, Web-database Development, and SCM. He likes the challenge of drawing on creative solutions to problems and passionate for learning.
David Levy uses predominantly SQL and Python to solve analytical business problems for the company; helping to optimize spending and drive growth. He credits NYCDSA as the main driver in allowing him to pivot his career and transition into the world of data science.
This event is to help you with important information regarding NYCDSA and how it has assisted many in achieving their data science goals at companies such as Facebook, Spotify, Google, JP Morgan, and more. You will also get more information about the admissions process and how to get started in data science.
Throughout the session, you'll learn the tools, techniques, and fundamental concepts you need to know to make immediate impacts with data.
What to expect:
In the first part of the info session, we will give you an overview of what makes NYC Data Science Academy different. You will learn how to prepare for the Bootcamp, what to learn, and application process.
The information session will be as follows: