Data Science Festival Workshop Day - Paid Event

Friday, April 20, 2018 - 08:15
Data Science Festival - London

Data Science Festival Workshop Day

Please note you must sign up via this link to attend this event as there are limited spaces. Sign up here for tickets:

Join us for a day of deep dive learning at our 3.5-hour workshops, offering you a chance to take part in a combination of amazing and enlightening workshops with experts in their field. Lunch will be provided from 12:30PM-1: 30 PM giving you a chance to network and mingle with your fellow attendees.

Visit to see workshop abstracts, pre-requisites and instructor bios.

Please read the workshop speaker information and bio below for prerequisites and what to bring to your workshop. You have the option of a Half Day or Full Day ticket, you will not be able to change workshops during the day.

All workshops tickets also give you a ticket to the Saturday MainStage Day on April 21st also at Skillsmatter. You will be sent your workshop ticket immediately, your ticket to the Mainstage event will be sent 1 week before the event takes place. Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable.


Introduction to Apache Spark in Python for Big Data Processing -Raoul-Gabriel Urma

Intro to Python - Robert Mastrodomenico

Introduction to Shiny - Tatiana Kim

Distributed processing of graph data with Neo4j and Apache Spark. - Iryna Feuerstein


Getting to grips with the tidyverse (R) - Colin Gillespie

Bank to the Future: Bitcoin meets Apache Hadoop - Daniel Cook

Building a Python data-driven product… in 3.5 hours – Gianluca Campanella

Telling stories with Data - Sophie Sparkes

• What to bring
Please read the workshop speaker information and bio below for prerequisites and what to bring to your workshop on

• Important to know
Please bring a copy of your paper ticket or your ticket on your phone to the event to check in with your QR code. Registering on Meetup does not grant you entry to this event.

Skillsmatter (CodeNode)

CodeNode, 10 South Place, London, EC2M 2RB, GB