The Iowa Python Users Group

Next Meeting

Thursday, November 13, 2014
6pm - 8pm
The IMT Group (map)
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.