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The basics of applying data science to solve clean technology problems

Have you ever wondered how AI, machine learning and data science can be applied effectively to solve problems facing the planet today? Our free courses introduce you to different clean technology sectors (energy, water, agriculture, sustainability, and climate among others) where data science is being used, give you a quick look at career paths and companies where data science is being applied in clean tech and get you started on your path to applying AI for the planet.

These courses form the basis towards understanding advanced algorithms, models and programming for each specific clean technology sector.

These foundational courses will always be free and you will be notified of additional material as we add it. We believe that solving the planet's problems needs all the tools we can use and are excited to help you get started making a difference!

Courses:

1. Clean Technology Meets Data Science: A white paper that introduces the different clean tech sectors, data science tools that are being used in each sector and an estimate of the market and potential growth in coming years.

2. Careers in Clean Technology and Data Science: A short video course introducing the different roles, career pathways, tools and organizations that a clean technology data scientist may be interested in.

3. Getting Started with Data Science: A short video course for professionals in clean technology fields who are interested in understanding how they can use data science in their fields. It's an introduction to different tools, applications and problem solving with data science.

4. The Clean Tech Data Scientist's Essential Toolkit: A short report with all the programs, algorithms and tools that anyone working in clean tech and applying data science needs.

5. Introduction to Python: Installing and writing simple programs in Python, the most commonly used language for data scientists

Starting October 2020:

Live workshops every month where we'll discuss market for data science in different clean technology sectors - companies, startups, funding, jobs and skills.

October 9th, 2020: Data Science in Agriculture - an overview of the market and jobs

November 11th, 2020: Water and data science - the market, companies, funding and jobs

December 18th, 2020: Data Science in the Energy Sector - the market, companies, jobs and skills

Coming soon in March 2021: Data Science and Climate - an overview of the market and technologies



Your Instructor


Gayathri Gopalakrishnan
Gayathri Gopalakrishnan

Gayathri is an award-winning scientist, engineer and entrepreneur who has been pioneering the integration of clean technology and data science since 2003. She worked in several organizations, including Facebook, Argonne National Laboratory, Silicon Valley startups and is the recipient of numerous national and international awards. As a scientist, her work has been recognized by the US National Academies of Science and Engineering for innovative environmental research and she was invited by the Obama White House to participate in the first conference on innovation in clean technology and big data. As an engineer and data scientist, she built the data infrastructure, including data pipelines, dashboards and algorithms, for several clean technology startups. She is currently the CEO of Ecoformatics, an education startup founded in 2018 to empower professionals with the skills to apply data science effectively in clean technology. She received her PhD in Environmental Engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and her Bachelors in Civil Engineering from BITS, Pilani, India.



Courses Included with Purchase



Clean Technology Meets Data Science: An Introduction
How do machine learning, sensors, IoT and data science help solve problems in agriculture, water, energy and climate?
Gayathri Gopalakrishnan
FREE
Careers in Data Science and Clean Technology
Everything you wanted to know about building a career at the intersection of AI, Machine Learning and Clean Technology
Gayathri Gopalakrishnan
FREE
Getting Started with Data Science as a Clean Technology Professional
If you're working as a professional in energy, water, air, climate, forestry or any other clean technology field and want to use data science, this is for you!
Gayathri Gopalakrishnan
FREE
The Clean Technology Data Scientist's Essential Toolkit
All the tools you need as a data scientist working in energy, agriculture, smart cities, sustainability and other clean technology sectors
Gayathri Gopalakrishnan
FREE
Install Essential Data Science Tools for Clean Tech
How do you install Python, R, QGIS and SQL on your laptop or server?
Gayathri Gopalakrishnan
FREE
Introduction to Python
Getting started with programming in Python
Gayathri Gopalakrishnan
FREE
Data Science In Agriculture - the market, companies and jobs: Recorded Webinar
What's the market for data science in agriculture? How big is it, who are the main players, and what are the jobs and skills that are needed?
Gayathri Gopalakrishnan
Data Science in Water - the market, companies, jobs and skills
An introduction to the state of the market with data science, machine learning, AI and robotics in the water sector
Gayathri Gopalakrishnan
FREE
Data Science in the Energy Sector - the market, companies, jobs and skills
An overview of the market for data science in the energy sector
Gayathri Gopalakrishnan
FREE
Climate and Data Science - trends, markets, funding and jobs
An introduction to climate tech or the intersection between climate and data science
Gayathri Gopalakrishnan
FREE
Sustainability Analytics - the market, trends and jobs
What does data science have to do with ESG and corporate sustainability?
Gayathri Gopalakrishnan
FREE

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Frequently Asked Questions


When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
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