Cognitir Course: Intro to Python for Business and Finance
The amount of data available to organizations and individuals is unprecedented. Financial services sectors, including securities & investment services and banking, have the most digital data stored per firm on average. As a result, financial companies have been on an innovation and technology push to create new, disruptive technologies that can maximize use of these data assets to solve some of the industry’s toughest problems.
This one-day, hands-on course provides a structured teaching environment where students learn classic data science methods, which are used as the bases for many financial technologies. At the end of the workshop, course participants will have applied the Python programming language and essential data science techniques to solve complex finance problems.
Specific areas in finance where the data science skills acquired from this course can be effectively applied include: sentiment analysis, advanced time series analysis, risk management, real-time pricing and economic data analysis, customer segmentation analysis, and machine learning algorithm creation for financial technologies.
Attendees can use either a Mac or Windows computer for this workshop.
What This Course Offers
*An overview of data science methods relevant to finance and fintech
*Explanation of the hype around data science, machine learning & big data
*Hands-on Python programming experience
*Understanding of effective data visualization techniques using Python
*Course notes, certificate of completion, and post-seminar email support for 1 year
*An engaging and practical training approach with a qualified instructor with relevant technical, business, and educational experiences
Please note that you must have introductory Python programming skills before attending this workshop.
Wednesday, March 15 from 6:00 - 8:30 pm EST
Thursday, March 16 from 6:00 - 8:30 pm EST
Friday, March 17 from 6:00 - 8:00 pm
Early Bird Members | $419.00
Early Bird Non Members |$519.00
Members | $519.00
Non Members | $623.00
*Early bird pricing ends February 24, 2023
Members can register by logging into their Boston specific account. Non-members and CFA Society Global members must create an account, or log into their Boston specific account, to register for this program. Confirmation details will be sent following registration. If you do not receive a confirmation email, please ensure you have completed the entire checkout process.
You may only cancel any course booking made through the Site and obtain a full refund if you notify us in writing of your wish to cancel prior to the first to occur of (i) the end of the third 3 business day after booking your place, or (ii) the fifth day prior to the start of the applicable course. This rule is in place because we send our pre-seminar email with course materials in the week before the seminar.
Cognitir reserves the right to cancel any course at any time in their absolute discretion, but will offer a full refund or provide you with an alternative course date at your election if they choose to cancel a course you have already booked onto.