Tag Archives: Python

General Python topics, including things from the standard lib

July 20 Meeting – Intro to ML and Algorithmic Trading

Jeff Milewski will be giving a talk, “introduction to machine learning and algorithmic trading using Quantopian.”  He’ll briefly explain some machine learning techniques and libraries and how they can be used to set up a trading strategy using Quantopian.com.

Event Details:

  • Where: DoSpace @ 7205 Dodge Street / Small Conference Room
  • When: July 20, 2016 @ 6:30pm – 8:00pm
  • Who: People interested in programming with Python

Coding Across America – in Omaha! Get your tickets soon.

Coding Across AmericaMatthew Makai – Python and Django developer – has been crossing the country to “gain greater perspective on tech culture across the United States”.  He will be in Omaha for a few days and has agreed to present a lecture titled “Making Your City’s Developer Community Awesome” on July 1st at UNO’s Mammel Hall in Aksarben Village.

Tickets are Free and available with more details at Eventbrite.

Many thanks to Burch Kealey, Associate Professor of Accounting and Creator of directEDGAR, for doing most of the work to put this together.

The evening’s schedule:
4:30 – 5:15 – Arrival, registration and pre-talk social
5:15 – 6:15 – Matt’s talk
6:15 – 6:45(ish) – Audience questions and discussion
6:45 – ?   – Pizza / soft drinks, more social time, and a drawing for a 100 gift card from BestBuy