One day training course: An introduction to Data Science for finance (Fully Booked)
Fri 18 Oct 19 at Hilton London Tower Bridge, London

The amount of data available to organisations 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 are on an innovation and technology push to create new, disruptive technologies that can maximise 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 you can learn classic data science methods, which are used as the bases for many financial technologies. At the end of the workshop, you will have applied the Python programming language and essential data science techniques to solve complex finance problems.

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 visualisation 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

Is this course right for me?

This course is relevant for professionals who want to gain a hands-on introduction to essential data science methods that are utilised in finance and fintech. For further information, please see the detailed course description.

Please note that you must have taken an introductory Python programming course before attending this workshop. 

Pricing 

Early bird (Until 24 September) 

Member - £450

Non-member - £550

Regular pirce

Member - £550

Non-member - £650 

Group or package discounts

See here if you are egliable for our group or package discounts.

Important information 

  • Please note that for this course you will need to bring a laptop with you. If you do not have access to a laptop, please email events@cfauk.org
  • Refreshments are included throughout the day including a light sandwich lunch. Please email events@cfauk.org with any dietary requirements
  • Please note if you require special assistance or have specific access requirements, please also email events@cfauk.org   

Cancellations:

Cancellations must be received two working weeks before the course start date.

Minimum numbers need to be reached for the course to proceed. If this does not take place, a cancellation notice will be sent out two weeks prior to the course start date.

Speakers
When and where?

Date
Friday 18 October 19

Time
Registration: 08:30
Event: 09:00 - 17:00

Location
Hilton London Tower Bridge, 5 More London Place, Tooley Street, London SE1 2BY
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Nearest tube station
London Bridge
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Price
Member - £450
Non-member - £550
CPD

This is eligible for 6 CPD hours