Quantopian will host a one day workshop on Sunday, October 21st. The workshop covers foundational concepts needed to effectively design and implement scalable algorithms like those common to quant finance or related financial technology applications. The workshop instructor is Joe Jevnik, who works at Quantopian as a Senior Software Engineer. He works on integrating data from various sources into the platform. Joe works on Zipline, Quantopian’s open source backtester. He also works on the Blaze ecosystem, mainly on blaze core, odo, and datashape.
Lunch will be provided. We suggest that attendees have some programming knowledge. Workshop participants are required to bring their own laptops. You can purchase your ticket to the Saturday Conference as well as the Sunday Workshop here.