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Pretending to be Human: A Web Scraping Event

April 4 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm


The Evening is presented by:

Miles Erickson, Data Science Instructor

Miles is a Data Science Instructor in the Galvanize Data Science Immersive program. Before joining Galvanize, Miles worked as a systems/network engineering consultant and taught college-level classes in IT infrastructure and security. Miles has contributed to the development of well-known industry certification exams for server engineers. Miles is a graduate of the University of Washington and is a co-organizer of the local Python community in Seattle.


6:30p – 7:00p – Check-in, Refreshments, & Networking
7:00p – 7:45p – Featured Presentation

  • Anatomy of a Web Site
  • Using HTML Tags and CSS Selectors for Data Mining
  • Creating a Zombie Browser
  • Introduction to Selenium
  • You and What Army?
  • The Power of Proxies and Parallel Computing
  • The Spiders of Morrow County
  • Scraping via Amazon Web Services

7:45p – 8:00p – Data Science Graduate Lightning Talks


Galvanize is the premiere dynamic learning community for technology. With campuses located in booming technology sectors throughout the country, Galvanize provides a community for each the following:

Education – part-time and full-time training in web development, data science, and data engineering

Workspace – whether you’re a freelancer, startup, or established business, we provide beautiful spaces with a community dedicated to supporting your company’s growth

Networking – events in the tech industry happen constantly at our campuses, ranging from popular Meetups to multi-day international conferences

To learn more about Galvanize, visit galvanize.com.

If you have specific questions regarding our Web Development Immersive course, please reach out to our Admissions Advisor, Lauren Lark at lauren.lark@galvanize.com.


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