Wall Street’s Best Kept Secret:High Performance Database Kdb+ with Rebecca Kelly

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Instructure

One Prudential Plaza 130 E Randolph

Chicago, US

20 June, 2019

06:00pm - 08:00pm

GOTO Chicago is Co-hosting this event with Chicago PyLadies!

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Join PyLadies for a talk with Rebecca Kelly as she introduces us to Kdb+.

Kdb+ is a high performance database that is increasingly being used for machine learning with Python. In this talk, Rebecca will demo Kdb+ and describe the open source connectors between Python and kdb+.

Our host, Instructure, will provide light food and beverage. Please RSVP with your full name, we'll be providing the list to security (and no, a physical ID will not be required).

A bit more about our speaker:

Rebecca Kelly is a Technical Evangelist at Kx based in New York City. Previously, Rebecca has worked as a senior solutions architect and kdb+ developer for Kx at financial institutions around the world. Rebecca has a master’s degree in Informatics with a specialty in Machine Learning from the University of Edinburgh, and a bachelor’s degree in Mathematics from Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland.