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Founded in 2003, Chicago Python User Group is one of the world's most active programming language special interest groups with over 1,000 active members and many more prestigious alumni. Our main focus is the Python Programming Language. There are many ways to get and stay involved. Meetings are open to all levels. Our main (Loop) meetings are on the 2nd Thursday of every month at all different locations around downtown Chicago. We have SIGs (Special Interest Groups) in: Mentorship, Science, Web, and Financial. Donate to ChiPy | Follow Us

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Meetings happen in the downtown area the second Thursday of every month.

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When: Aug. 10, 2017, 6 p.m.

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  • Fortune-Telling with Python: An Intro to Time Series Modeling
    (0:15:00 Minutes)
    By: Jonathan Balaban
    Experience Level: Intermediate
    Description: a pythonic tour of time series methodologies and packages, including ARIMA, seasonal models, and Markov approaches. Intermediate level with basic statistics and time data familiarity required. Bio: Jonathan Balaban is a senior data scientist, strategy consultant, and entrepreneur with ten years of private, public, and philanthropic experience. He currently teaches business professionals and leaders the art of impact-focused, practical data science at Metis.
  • Selenium: Doing Magic with Websites Using Python
    By: Seth Weidman
    Experience Level: Intermediate
    Selenium is an excellent package that lets you dynamically interact with websites right from your Jupyter Notebook. At Metis, we teach Selenium early in our bootcamp. We have a great Selenium tutorial that involves lets you make a reservation on OpenTable using Python. In addition, several students have already completed excellent projects using Selenium. During this talk, Seth Weidman, a Senior Data Science Instructor at Metis, as well as the following two current Metis students [TO BE DETERMINED] will be presenting the projects that they just completed.

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