The Lisbon Data Science Academy is a learning community that aims to provide people with the skills to becoming entry-level Data Scientists.

Who can participate? All the enthusiasts who wish to start learning about data science and already have python knowledge. No formal qualifications are required.

How will it work? It starts with a 3 day summer school, and then has one hackathon per month, for 5 months.

CTO
TribeClick

Manuel Garrido

July 28th - Dec 31st  |  LISBON 

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These are the amazing organizations that made this Academy a reality. 

A big thanks to all of them!

Hugo Loureiro

         Co-founder            Machine Learning Academy

We are a group of Data Scientists and volunteers, from all kind of organisations, who absolutely love to teach and spread the knowledge of Data Science and its amazing uses!

The Academy is not for profit and all fees are re-invested into the program, to continuously make it better.

The Academy started with an intense Kick Off event, and then it is all improve your skills by practising with real world cool examples. 

Then come the monthly hackathons!

Kick-off & Hackathon #1 

Microsoft

July 28th - 30th

September 3rd

WHO MADE IT POSSIBLE?

SO WHAT'S THE CALENDAR?

WHO'S BEHIND IT?

WHAT IS IT ABOUT?

© Copyright 2017 Lisbon Data Science Starters Academy

The academy is aimed at students or professionals with little to no knowledge of data science, but with strong quantitative skills and basic knowledge of Python. If you are one of these, cool!

We want to make sure that those who can benefit the most from the program will be there, so there will be an evaluation of the Python skills of each participant before it starts. 

Applications start on May 28th, and will be done in stages, on a first come first served basis, until we reach capacity with the target audience.

WHO CAN APPLY?

The application process is as follows:

Apply on the website 

Get a response with a basic Python challenge

Receive feedback on the challenge and on your participation

Confirm your attendance in 48 hours and pay the student fee - 300€ 

From June 2nd

Within 1 week 

July 28th to Dec 31st

HOW IS THE APPLICATION PROCESS?

Show up to all events and learn life changing data science skills!

Within 48 hours

WHAT'S IN IT FOR YOU?

This will be your first step to becoming a Data Scientist!

What will you learn? By the end of the Academy, you will have the skills to start a career in data science, and an amazing toolkit to learn more advanced subjects.

Why Data Science? Because data science is the most needed skill in the market, and it's awesome!

From May 28th until July 2nd

Inês Freire de Andrade

Head of Marketing    Lisbon Data Science



DO YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS?

Hugo Lopes

Data Scientist
 James

Sam Hopkins

Pedro Fonseca

     Head of Research     James

CTO
DareData Engineering

Ricardo Pereira

                 Head of                Lisbon Data Science

Head of Data
 Uniplaces

Maria Dominguez

Data Scientist
Uniplaces

Applications are now closed!

Leave your e-mail on the top of the page for future events.

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or contact us via email or whatsapp

ricardo@lisbondatascience.org

(+351) 915 715 164

Clementine Baig

Advisor
Web Summit

João Rodrigues

Data Scientist
James

CTO & Chief Scientist
ELSA Corp.

Xavier Anguera

Data Scientist
James

Bruno Dias

Rita Leonardo

Designer
BET IADE

Paul Schydlo

         Co-founder            Machine Learning Academy

Pedro Ferreira

         Co-founder            Machine Learning Academy

  Hackathon #2                       

Microsoft

  Hackathon #4                        

TBC

  Hackathon #5                       

TBC

  Hackathon #6                       

TBC

October 29th

November 26th

October 1st

TBC

HOW DID THE KICK OFF EVENT GO?

It was A-M-A-Z-I-N-G!!

             Thanks to all our partners and all              the enthusiast participants!

Check out some of the best pictures...

  Hackathon #3                       

Uniplaces

Kick off and Hackathon #1 

July 28th to 30th - Microsoft

Hackathon #2 

September 3rd - Microsoft

Hackathon #3

October 1st - Uniplaces

Hackathon #4

October 29th - Venue TBC

Hackathon #5 

November 26th - Venue TBC

Hackathon #6 

Date TBC - Venue TBC

João Ascenção

Inês Andrade

Paul Schydlo

         Co-founder            Machine Learning Academy

Rita Leonardo

Designer
BET IADE

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