Presented By O'Reilly and Cloudera
Make Data Work
Feb 17–20, 2015 • San Jose, CA
Wes McKinney

Wes McKinney
Software Architect, Two Sigma Investments

Website | @wesmckinn

Wes McKinney is a software architect at Two Sigma Investments. He is the creator of Python’s pandas library and a PMC member for Apache Arrow and Apache Parquet. He wrote the book Python for Data Analysis. Previously, Wes worked for Cloudera and was the founder and CEO of DataPad.

Sessions

9:00am–5:00pm Wednesday, 02/18/2015
Data Science
Location: LL21 B
Andreas Mueller (NYU, scikit-learn), Jennifer Klay (Cal Poly San Luis Obispo), Peter Wang (Anaconda), Travis Oliphant (Anaconda), Andy Terrel (NumFOCUS), Matthew Rocklin (Anaconda), Wes McKinney (Two Sigma Investments), Stefan van der Walt (UC Berkeley), Jonathan Frederic (IPython), Kyle Kelley (Netflix)
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Python has become an increasingly important part of the data engineer and analytic tool landscape. Pydata at Strata provides in-depth coverage of the tools and techniques gaining traction with the data audience, including iPython Notebook, NumPy/matplotlib for visualization, SciPy, scikit-learn, and how to scale Python performance, including how to handle large, distributed data sets. Read more.
2:20pm–3:00pm Thursday, 02/19/2015
Ask Us Anything
Location: 211 B
Andreas Mueller (NYU, scikit-learn), Jennifer Klay (Cal Poly San Luis Obispo), Peter Wang (Anaconda), Travis Oliphant (Anaconda), Andy Terrel (NumFOCUS), Matthew Rocklin (Anaconda), Wes McKinney (Two Sigma Investments), Stefan van der Walt (UC Berkeley), Kyle Kelley (Netflix), Jonathan Frederic (IPython)
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Join the presenters of the PyData Tutorials for further discussions on some of the most used tools in the Python data stack. This is a great opportunity to ask questions and share insight with those who have authored or contributed to: * scikit-learn * NumPy * Bokeh * IPython * Numba * Blaze * pandas * scikit-image Read more.