Data Analytics Meetup: R vs. Python in the Modern Data Warehouse
6:50 Looker Presentation of the Modern Data Warehouse
7:20 The Modern Data Stack: Looker, Google BigQuery, and more.
7:30 RStudio & Jupyter Quick Demos to get you started
8:00 Hackathon: Try your skills with either R or Python to create Visuals
Just bring your own Laptop or Tablet
During this meetup, you will learn how to leverage modern data modeling best practices and LookML (a new language!) for in-depth data exploration. Senior field analytics analysts will provide an overview of modern data stack methodologies and best practices using real world examples, and cover practical issues in statistical computing.
– Learn about the Modern Data Stack with Looker field analysts, Scott Mendelson and Michael Kilbane
– Get hands on during a data workshop with Lead Field Analyst, Talal Asir, who will guide you in agile data modeling, exploration and visualization
– Discover how to leverage the power of MPP elastic databases to virtually abstracted modeling, and unlocking this power for exploration, visualization, and predictive workflows
– Experience the Modern Data Science Platform with Anova Analytics, using R, Python and other Data Science tools in one place.
Looker: Founded to address one of the most basic problems in BI and analytics: the limitation for users of all levels to explore, interact, and visualize data in a governed consistent environment. From Looker’s inception, companies from startups to enterprise of all verticals(Uber, Cigna, Roadie) struggling to scale data driven cultures have embraced Looker modern approach.