Brought to you by NumFOCUS Foundation and O’Reilly Media
The official Jupyter Conference
Aug 21-22, 2018: Training
Aug 22-24, 2018: Tutorials & Conference
New York, NY
Joel Grus

Joel Grus
Research Engineer, Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence

Website | @joelgrus

Joel Grus is a research engineer at the Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence and the author of the beloved O’Reilly book Data Science from Scratch and the blog post “Fizz Buzz in TensorFlow.” Previously, he was a software engineer at Google and a data scientist at a variety of startups. He lives in Seattle.


11:55am–12:35pm Friday, August 24, 2018
Training and education, Usage and application
Location: Nassau Level: Beginner
Joel Grus (Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence)
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 1 rating)
I have been using and teaching Python for many years. I wrote a best-selling book about learning data science. And here's my confession: I don't like notebooks. (There are dozens of us!) I'll explain why I find notebooks difficult, show how they frustrate my preferred pedagogy, demonstrate how I prefer to work, and discuss what Jupyter could do to win me over. Read more.