Other Industry Event, Other Industry Events, Virtual Events & Programming

Introduction to Python for Business and Finance — Cognitir

Wednesday, September 8 - Thursday, September 9

Loading Events
This event has passed.

Wait! A Note on Registration:

We’ve launched Cvent—our new events platform!

Registration for any event with a start date after Sept. 28 now requires a CFA Institute account.

I don’t have a CFA Institute account

  • No problem! You’ll have the chance to create one prior to registration.

I already have a CFA Institute account

  • Great! Be sure to use your existing credentials at registration.
Cvent Transition Guide

Overview

A two-day virtual conference, Presented by Cognitir.

Python is a high-level, object-oriented programming language that is used in a variety of projects ranging from data science and machine learning to backend web development. In fact, it is one of the most in-demand programming languages today.

Learning Python is a great entry point into the technical world as the syntax is much easier to learn compared to other programming languages. Because of its syntax simplicity, Python is a common first programming language for business and finance individuals.

But, do not be misinformed though! Just because Python has easier syntax does not make it any less powerful compared to other languages. Many of the world’s tech majors use Python as part of their technical ecosystems.

This two-day, hands-on introductory course teaches students foundational Python concepts and how to use Python’s popular libraries to complete various technical tasks. Students are presented with Python coding challenges throughout the day to test their understanding of the material. The course culminates with a challenging in-class coding project where students apply concepts taught in the course to create a game.

Save $100 With Discount Code ‘CognitirNY21’

Follow any of the register buttons found on this page to sign up through CFA Society Los Angeles’ website.  Once there, click the purple register button, provide your email address, and check the box marked “Non-Member” on the Attendee Information and Registration Options page to reveal the discount code field!

Screenshot Guide: How to Apply Discount Code »

Register Now

Additional Details

What This Course Offers

  • A solid Python foundation
  • Hands-on Python programming experience
  • Introduction to GUIs
  • Overview of different development environments
  • Overview of popular Python libraries
  • Course notes, certificate of completion, and post-seminar email support for 1 year
  • An engaging and practical training approach with a qualified instructor with relevant technical, business, and educational experiences

Who Is This For

This course is relevant for any professionals who want to gain a hands-on introduction to Python.