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Data Science in Practice: Importing and Visualizing Facebook Data Using Graphs!

  • DigitalOcean 101 6th Avenue New York, NY, 10013 United States (map)

We're partnering up with the Neo4j NYCDigitalOcean NYCMetis New York - Data SciencePython / Flask Neo4j MeetUp for an evening of data science. 

Our speaker, Ray Bernard will walk through how his cloud-based marketing company, Suprfanz, uses Neo4j to drive attendance over social media platforms, email and SMS. 

This talk will show you how to step-by-step use the Facebook Graph API to import data into Neo4j.The technologies discussed are Neo4j, Flask, Python, D3, and a cloud solutions stack on Digital Ocean. You are welcomed to bring your laptops and follow along. All the materials will be made available over Github.

Agenda:  
6:30 - 7:00 - Social  
7:00 - 7:10 - Announcements  
7:10 - 8:00 - Ray Bernard, Suprfanz  
8:00 - 8:30 - Social / Wrap-up

Speaker Bio  
Ray Bernard is the founder and Chief Architect at Suprfanz.com. He is a former adjunct professor at Columbia University. Ray has worked for technology giants like Compaq, Dell, and EMC. As leader of the Cosmic Blues Band, he performs regularly at BB Kings in NYC!

Sponsors  
Venue sponsored by DigitalOcean  
Food and beverages sponsored by Neo4j   
Co-hosted by Metis Data Science School and CompassRed Data Labs