Turn ODSC into a mini-bootcamp with our 3 day or 5 day passes

Learn Applied Skills

Learn the languages, algorithms, and tools from some of the leading data scientists in the world

Get Certified

Get a certification of completion upon finishing 3 or 5 days of instruction

Launch Your Career

Network with attendees from 1,600+ companies and meet over 40 companies hiring directly at ODSC

 Kick-start your career in data science. Get the skills you need, taught by world-renowned experts

ODSC’s Mini Bootcamp is a new way to gain in-demand data science skills in the shortest time with minimum investment.

It’s truly an immersive experience. Over a week, you will access an expanse of data science topics on a scale not offered elsewhere. Uniquely, you will also get invaluable insights by networking and connecting with hundreds of data science attendees, world renowned instructors, industry experts, and dozens of top companies seeking the next wave of talent

Bootcamp Program

Begin Monday with core fundamentals, and steadily progress through the week with our hands-on training and expert-led sessions

Day 1 - Beginner - Choose your Programming, Stats, & Math Fundamentals

The goal of these sessions is to give you the foundation essentials in programming and math that will prepare you for ensuing sessions:

Instructor: Dimitri Theoharatos, Data Scientist @ Scribd and Metis

Mathematics & Statistics

  • Fundamentals of Python:
  • Oct 28, 9 AM – 1 PM



Instructor: Phil Tracton,Principal IC Design Engineer @medtronic, Instructor @ UCLA 

  • Python for Data Acquisition
  • Oct 28, 2 PM – 6 PM



Instructor: Nico Van de Bovenkamp, ETP Data Scientist @ Nielsen, Instructor @ General Assembly

Mathematics & Statistics

  • Fundamental Mathematics for Machine Learning & Deep Learning
  • Fundamental Statistics for Data Science
  • Oct 28, 9 AM – 5 PM



Day 2 & 3 - Beginner to Advanced Level Training

Choose from over 45 training sessions and 16 tutorials or workshops.

  • Tuesday & Wednesday 
  • Training sessions last 4 hours to give you hands-on experience in core frameworks, algorithms, and models
  • Workshops are hands-on, shorter 2 hour sessions that help you gain expertise in a specific area of data science
  • Tutorials are immersive lectures that give you a deeper perspective into a data science focus area

Day 4 & 5 - Beginner to Advanced Sessions

Choose from over 36 workshops/tutorials and 77 talk sessions.

  • Thursday & Friday
  • Workshops are hands-on, shorter 2 hour sessions that help you gain expertise in a specific area of data science
  • Talk sessions last 1 hour and include some of the top research labs in data science

Certificate of Completion & More

  • Obtain an ODSC Certification of Completion
  • Get access to all ODSC West 2019 recorded sessions
  • Get access to over 100+ additional recorded sessions from prior ODSC events, including ODSC East and ODSC Europe


October 28 to November 1, 2019

San Francisco


What You’ll Learn

   Learn Fundamentals

Prep for your immersive training by learning core fundamentals, including

  • Fundamentals of Python Programming

  • Data Analysis in Python

  • Introduction to Statistics for Data Science

  • Fundamental Analytics for Data Engineering

Learn Frameworks & Tools

Get hands-on experience with in-demand data science tools and frameworks, including

  • Python, Jupyter Notebooks

  • R programming, Julia, Scala, Stan

  • Apache Spark, MLlib, Streaming

  • Tensorflow, MXNet, Caffe, CNTK

  • Scikit-learn, Theano, Shogun, Pylearn2

  • See schedule for many more…

Learn Core Topics

Get hands-on experience in the most important data science topics with over 40 beginner to intermediate sessions to choose from, including

  • Deep Learning

  • Reinforcement Learning and Deep Reinforcement Learning

  • Machine Learning

  • Transfer Learning

  • Natural Language Processing

  • Text Analytics

  • Data Visualization

  • Data Modeling and Data Wrangling

  Build your Network

A career in data science opens up the possibility of rewarding and exciting work. Build your network and help grow your career

  • Learn from and connect with world-leading data science experts

  • Stop by our Career Expo and meet top hiring companies like Google, DataRobot, and dozens of others

  • Join our various networking events, such as Meet the Speakers, Meet the Experts, Dinner with Data Scientists; plus other networking opportunities

  • Network with hundreds of data science attendees to learn what it’s like to be a data scientist


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Choose your Pass

Monday  | Fundamentals | 8 Sessions

Tue & Wed | Data Science Training  - 40 Sessions

Career Expo Access | Mon & Tue

Thursday | Workshops & Talks - 30 Sessions

Friday | Workshops & Talks - 30 Sessions

3 Day - Training


3 Days

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5 Day - Platinum Training


All 5 Days


Dr. Kirk Borne
Dr. Kirk Borne

Principal Data Scientist | Booz Allen Hamilton

Jared Lander
Jared Lander

Chief Data Scientist, Author of R for Everyone, Professor | Lander Analytics, Columbia Business School

Dr. Jon Krohn
Dr. Jon Krohn

Chief Data Scientist, Author of Deep Learning Illustrated | Untapt

Robert Alvarez, PhD
Robert Alvarez, PhD

Head of Data Science | Podium Education

Lukas Biewald
Lukas Biewald

Founder | Weights & Biases

Adam Breindel
Adam Breindel

Apache Spark Expert, Data Science Instructor and Consultant

Steven Pousty, PhD
Steven Pousty, PhD

Director of Developer Relations | Crunchy Data

Paul Kowalczyk, PhD
Paul Kowalczyk, PhD

Senior Data Scientist | Solvay

Eric Ma, PhD
Eric Ma, PhD

Author of nxviz Package

Innovation Women

Andreas Mueller, PhD
Andreas Mueller, PhD

Author, Research Scientist, Core Contributor of scikit-learn | Columbia Data Science Institute

Oliver Zeigermann
Oliver Zeigermann

Consultant | embarc / bSquare

Pieter Abbeel, PhD
Pieter Abbeel, PhD

Professor & Director of the Robot Learning Lab, Co-Founder, Advisor | UC Berkeley, OpenAI

Christian Hidber, PhD
Christian Hidber, PhD

Consultant | bSquare

Stacey Svetlichnaya
Stacey Svetlichnaya

Deep Learning Engineer | Weights & Biases

Who Should Attend


  • Beginners pursuing data science careers

  • Those trying to decide on the right path

  • Business Analysts and Data Analysts seeking new skills


  • Data Scientists

  • Data Engineers

  • ML Engineers

  • Software Engineers


  • Citizen Data Scientists

  • Data Wranglers

  • Data Science 4 Good

  • Data Journalists