PyCon 2016 in Portland, Or
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Jake Vanderplas

Jake Vanderplas

Jake Vanderplas is a Senior Data Science Fellow at the University of Washington's eScience Institute, an interdisciplinary program designed to support data-driven discovery in a wide range of scientific fields. His own research is in astronomy, astrophysics, machine learning, and statistics. In addition, he is a maintainer and/or frequent contributor to many projects in the scientific Python stack. He occasionally blogs about Python, machine learning, statistics, open science, and related topics at


Statistics for Hackers

Tuesday 3:15 p.m.–4 p.m. in Oregon Ballroom 201–202