General Training Session: Plotly and Dash for Interactive Dashboards

Abstract: Learn how to leverage the power of Plotly's new Dash library to create interactive dashboards in just a few lines of code! In this training session we walk you through the basics of interactive plots with general Plotly, and then show you how to use the Dash library to place them in an interactive dashboard that you can share with colleagues. You will also learn how to customize these dashboards with various widgets and interactive components that are fully rendered in the web browser using only Python.

Bio: Jose Marcial Portilla has a BS and MS in Mechanical Engineering from Santa Clara University and years of experience as a professional instructor and trainer for Data Science and programming. He has publications and patents in various fields such as microfluidics, materials science, and data science technologies. Over the course of his career he has developed a skill set in analyzing data and he hopes to use his experience in teaching and data science to help other people learn the power of programming the ability to analyze data, as well as present the data in clear and beautiful visualizations. Currently he works as the Head of Data Science for Pierian Data Inc. and provides in-person data science and python programming training courses to employees working at top companies, including General Electric, Cigna, The New York Times, Credit Suisse, and many more. Feel free to contact him on LinkedIn for more information on in-person training sessions.

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