July 28th - Dec 31st  |  LISBON 

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

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

A big thanks to all of them!

Rita Leonardo

Designer
BET IADE

Bernardo Caldas

Data Scientist
Vodafone Portugal

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 starts with an intense Summer School, and then is all improve your skills by practising with real world cool examples. 

Then come the monthly hackathons!

Summer School day 1 - Data preparation and analysis

Summer School day 2 - Machine Learning basics

Summer School day 3 - Hackathon #0

Hackathons #1, #2, #3, #4 and #5

July 28th

July 29th

July 30th

Every last Sunday, August to December

WHO MADE IT POSSIBLE?

SO WHAT'S THE AGENDA?

WHO'S BEHIND IT?

WHAT IS IT ABOUT?

© Copyright 2017 Lisbon Data Science Starters Academy

The Academy will be held at Microsoft Lisbon HQ, in Parque das Nações. Awesome, right?

WHERE WILL IT BE?

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



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João Ascensão

Data Scientist
 Uniplaces

Hugo Lopes

Data Scientist
 James by CrowdProcess

Pedro Fonseca

     Head of Research     James by CrowdProcess

Sam Hopkins

CTO
James by CrowdProcess

Ricardo Pereira

Head of Operations    Lisbon Data Science

Maria Dominguez

Data Scientist
Uniplaces

Applications are now closed!

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or contact us via email or whatsapp

ricardo@lisbondatascience.org

(+351) 915 715 164

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Web Summit

João Rodrigues

Data Scientist
James by CrowdProcess

CTO & Chief Scientist
ELSA Corp.

Xavier Anguera

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