Wed, 16 Aug|
Level 8, Demo Room
Lunch & Learn: Learn Web Scraping with Python to Make Informed Business Decisions
This workshop will consist of a 1-hour lecture to introduce core concepts. Afterward, you will be onboarded to Le Wagon's e-learning platform, where you can access the slides, key concept summaries, and exercises to continue practicing after the workshop.
Time & Location
16 Aug 2023, 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Level 8, Demo Room, 8 31/11 York St, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia
About the event
In this free workshop, you will learn how to automate the extraction of data from websites. Web scraping helps companies gather large sets of information and build prediction models to make informed business decisions. Did you know that Google is based on web scraping and that it is actually the foundation of web scraping?
In just 1 hour, you'll learn:
- How to run code in Jupyter Notebooks, get acquainted with Python, and understand how webpages are structured and where the data you want to retrieve is located.
- The basics of Python programming and how to use popular packages to easily scrape data from webpages.
- How to gather data for your Data Analysis projects and train powerful predictive Machine Learning and Deep Learning models.