Pyowa

The Iowa Python Users Group

Next Meeting

When:
Thursday, November 13, 2014
6pm - 8pm
Where:
The IMT Group (map)
Speaker:
Tom Augspurger

This month Tom Augspurger is going to talk about scientific python. Pizza will be provided by The IMT Group. Some of the topics that Tom will cover are:

  • a brief history of scientific python
  • IPython and the IPython notebook
  • pandas for data analysis

For the pandas part, Tom plans to have live examples and some interaction. He will have all the materials up in a github repo.

Tom Augspurger just started as a Data Scientist at Mittera Group here in Des Moines. He is a contributor to pandas, with a focus on the data visualization section of the library. He graduated from the University of Iowa with a Masters in Economics.