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Kick-start your career in data science in 3 immersive days. Get the skills you need, taught by world-renowned experts.

ODSC Mini-Bootcamp is the best way to gain in-demand machine learning skills in the shortest time with minimum investment

A truly immersive experience, you will access a range of industry-focused data science topics on a scale not offered elsewhere. Uniquely, you will also gain 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.


Get Prepped

With Prerequisites training, you can start learning the fundamentals. Learn programming, SQL, and basic math skills.

 3 or 4-day Immersive

From November 14 to 18, join our 3-day live immersive Kickstart Bootcamp. Get hands-on experience in machine learning and deep learning.

Continue Learning

After immersive training, you will be perfectly positioned to continue learning. WIth Ai+ on-demand training and discounted live training, you can learn at your own pace. 

Get Help 

Each attendee gets a certificate of completion and access to office hours. Jobseeker will be featured in our Ai+ Career job portal with 40+ hiring companies. 

What You’ll Learn


Python,  R, Jupyter Notebooks, Julia


SQL, Spark, Pandas, Tableau


Supervised, Unsupervised, & Reinforcement ML


Neural Networks, GANS, CNN, LSTM.


Transformers, BERT, Sentiment Analysis


Pytorch, Tensorflow, Keras, scikit-learn, 


Airflow, MLFlow, MLOPs, Spark, Kubeflow


D3.JS, Plotly, MatPlotLib, Tableau

Specialization Tracks

  • Machine Learning with Python

    • Mathematics for Data Science
    • Programming with Data: Python and Pandas
    • Hands-on Machine Learning with scikit-learn
    • Machine Learning at Scale using Apache Spark
    • Supervised Learning for Missing Data
    • Causal Inference for Data Science
    • Meta-learning for Machine Learning
    • Cybersecurity in ML
    • Reinforcement Learning with TF-Agents
    • Reinforcement Learning for Human Language
  • Deep Learning

    • Intro to Neural Networks for Deep Learning
    • PyTorch Hands-on Training
    • Deep Reinforcement Learning
    • Deep Learning with Tensorflow
    • Recommendation Systems with Deep Learning
    • Deep Learning with Keras
    • TFF (Tensorflow Federated Learning)
    • How to Identify Deepfakes
    • Deep Learning CNNs and GANs
  • Data Engineering / MLOps

    • Mathematics for Data Science
    • SQL for Data Science
    • Deploying ML Pipelines with Open-data
    • Kubeflow & Kubernetes
    • Auto Machine Learning
    • Debugging Machine Learning
    • Introducing Flyte
    • Reproducible Data Science in Pachyderm
    • Data Science Best Practices: Continuous Delivery for Machine Learning
  • NLP

    • Introduction to NLP and Topic Modeling
    • Transfer Learning in NLP
    • Training NLP Models with Deep Reinforcement Learning
    • State-of-the-Art NLP in TensorFlow and PyTorch
    • Active Learning for Data Labeling
    • NLP with LSTMs (Deep learning)
    • Using HuggingFace Transformers for NLP
  • Data Analytics

    • Statistics and Probability Distribution
    • Big Data using Spark
    • Streaming Analytics
    • Augmented Analytics
    • Decision Analytics
    • Graph Analytics
    • No-Sql
    • In-memory computing

Live sessions include, but are not limited to, the ones listed below.

Dive Deeper 
Get hands-on experience in job-ready skills

West 2021 Kickstart Bootcamp Overview

Begin your data science training with pre-conference, live, and on-demand training to build confidence in the fundamentals. Steadily progress through the Bootcamp week with our hands-on training and expert-led sessions and workshops. Post-conference, take advantage of our continuing on-demand training sessions. Refer to the timeline below.

Pre-Bootcamp On-demand Training

Get started in your learning track with free access to introductory concepts with short, to-the-point and industry driven on-demand courses.

Schedule: Self-paced

Note: only accessible to 3-Day and 4-Day Bootcamp registrants.

Pre-Bootcamp and Live Training Warm up

Get started in your learning track with free access to October Live Training courses to learn concepts with short, to-the-point and industry driven training.

Note: only accessible to 3-Day and 4-Day Bootcamp registrants.

Bootcamp Day 1 : Beginner Level SEssions (Virtual Only)

Live sessions include but are not limited to ones below. Check full half-day and full-day training program at the Training Page.

  • Introduction to Mathematics and Statistics for Machine Learning
  • Introduction to SQL
  • Introduction to Python
  • Introduction to Data Analysis
  • Introduction to ML using scikit-learn
  • Introduction to Neural Networks for Deep Learning

Bootcamp Day 2 & 3 : Beginner to Intermediate Level (November 2nd - 3rd) (Virtual/In-Person)

Live sessions include but are not limited to ones below. Check full half-day and full-day training program at the Training Page.

  • Introduction to Intermediate Deep Learning with Tensorflow
  • Deep Learning with Keras
  • Transfer Learning in NLP
  • Causal Reinforcement Learning
  • Reinforcement Learning with TF-Agents
  • Tackling Climate Change with Machine learning
  • Security and Privacy in ML
  • Kubeflow & Kubernetes
  • Building Machine Learning Pipelines

Bootcamp Day 4: Beginner-Intermediate-Advanced Level (Virtual/In-Person)

Live sessions include but are not limited to ones below. Check full half-day and full-day training program at the Training Page.

  • Advanced Deep Learning with Tensorflow
  • Reinforcement Learning for Human Language
  • NLP Word Embeddings
  • Deep Learning for Detecting DeepFakes
  • Machine Learning at Scale using Apache Spark
  • Augmented & Decision Analytics

Post Conference : 1-year Premium Subscription on the Ai+ Training

What is included

  • Foundations for Machine Learning Bootcamp: 14 On-Demand Sessions
  • Machine Learning Certification
  • Certification Assessments and Badges
  • Entire On-Demand Training Library (50 + courses) and All Previous ODSC Conference recordings (500+ sessions)
  • Monthly Webinars
  • All Assessments (Skills, Feedback, Coding Proficiency and Coding Proficiency Exam)
  • Certificate of Completion for Every course 

And much more. See everything that is included  here

Bootcamp Office Hours

Office Hours are offered in the following weeks. 

  • Answer questions on the ODSC West Bootcamp program
  • Understand program content
  • Find out what courses are available on Ai+
  • Get help with assignments on Ai+

Bootcamp Experience

Virtual Experience

In-Person Experience

Learn from the Best

Our mission is to provide you with applied training from some of the top instructors in the field. Confirmed ODSC West instructors include:


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Choose Your Pass

Premium 1-Year Subscription to AI+ Training (value =  $700)

Prep Training:  live and On-demand (value = $499)

Access to Virtual Bootcamp Fundamentals (Monday)

Access to a Live Virtual Bootcamp Traning Sessions & Recording 

Access to In-Person Bootcamp Traning Sessions 

All ODSC Keynotes & Talks ( In-person or recorded)

Office Hours Mentor Sessions

Certificate of Completion

In-Person Network Reception & Networking Events

All ODSC In-Person Training & Workshops

Live Virtual Bootcamp


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In-Person Bootcamp


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( In-Person Tue-Thurs,)

Free Warmup Tutorials

Get Prepped with AI+ Live training

Paid training: one free included in your pas

Discover Your Bootcamp Learning Path

On-Demand Post Conference Training  
With Each ODSC Bootcamp pass, you get a 1 year Ai+ on-demand hands-on training subscription (Value $700)

Ai+ is the only hands-on training platform solely developed for AI practitioners. Keep training with the top names in the industry. Free for 1 year with an ODSC West Bootcamp pass.

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Who Should Attend


  • Beginners pursuing data science careers

  • Those trying to decide on the right data science 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 

Companies Represented at ODSC Bootcamps

We’re Proud to Have the Best and Brightest in Attendance

 Learn Fundamentals

Prepare for your immersive training by learning core fundamentals with our pre-bootcamp sessions this summer, 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 more tools and frameworks…

Learn Core Topics

Get hands-on experience in the most important data science topics with over 100+ 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

Learn More About Our Program

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