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Hello! I’m Lara Kattan, a data scientist and instructor at Metis, a data science bootcamp.

Metis is the only accredited data science bootcamp. It’s a full-time, 3-month-long experience. I teach a full stack of data science technologies, including Python (including Pandas and numpy), SQL, NoSQL (MongoDB), AWS, PySpark, and deep learning using Keras.

I was a consultant at McKinsey & Co. in the Risk practice where I served financial institutions and insurance companies. I built machine learning and risk models using R, Python, SAS and big data technologies such as Hadoop (map/reduce), Hive, and Spark (PySpark).

I’m currently pursuing a dual master’s in computer science and computational math. I have a master’s in public policy (econometrics concentration) from the University of Chicago and a B.A. in economics and political science from Northwestern University.


Email me at lara.kattan [at] protonmail [.dot] com

Conference and meetup talks:

Decks from the above conference talks can be found here.

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