Note: This is a 6 week online learning experience that you can purchase the first day of the course or the full 6 week course. Below you will find the course schedule and topic. You will receive the Zoom access link by email prior to the event.
This course will provide a comprehensive and solid understanding of Blockchain and Crypto economics. Topics including smart contracts, cryptocurrencies, and blockchain governance will be elaborated via case studies using Bitcoin, Etherum, and DFINITY as examples. We will also look at how blockchain is empowering decentralized finance applications.
This course equips participants to thrive within the global paradigm shift for data-driven results and research and across many industries globally. It will empower them through both artificial intelligence and business strategy initiatives. We will practice a data-driven methodology and academia/industry collaborative approach to answer research questions at the frontier of Fintech. We will learn from a joint perspective of Academia Researcher, Economist, Data Scientist and Data Engineer.
- Thursday — July 23, 2020
1:00PM - 3:00PM
Research Methods and Data Science Meetup
This Research Methods and Data Science (RMDS) meetup group is devoted to make big data & AI useful, and to promote big data technologies. It is a meet-up group bringing together people from research methodology, data science, data professional services, AI and computing in the greater Los Angeles area.
The focus of the group is about utilizing big data & AI technologies to improve data analytics & research for social good, and to promote research methods and data science innovation. On a regular base, we run workshops on big data analytics that can be applied to model and visualize open data and other complicated big data sets. Also, we will organize special meetings to discuss special data science projects, as well as data science automation and augmentation.