Speedrun Challenge #1: BigQuery Basics for Data Analysts

GDG Cloud Thessaloniki
Tue, Feb 4, 2020, 8:00 PM (EET)

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About this event

It's a WEBINAR (online) - no physical presence is required.

How does it work?

Register online at http://bit.ly/gdgath_csc
Receive access and more info, before the Speedrun starts.

Monday, 3rd of February 2020 at 20:00
Join the 2-hour online FREE webinar, and learn from a Google trainer all about the topic - finish the first lab together!

Instructor: Michael Abel - Data & ML Technical Trainer at Google
Topic: BigQuery Basics for Data Analysts
Lab: Introduction to SQL for BigQuery and Cloud SQL
Introduction to SQL for BigQuery and Cloud SQL, BigQuery: Qwik Start - Console, Predict Visitor Purchases with a Classification Model in BQML, Working with JSON, Arrays, and Structs in BigQuery.

Within the same week | 3/2 - 9/2:
Complete all of the labs as fast as you can at https://google.qwiklabs.com/quests/69 (you can play each of the labs up to 5 times to score your best time). Check out the leaderboards and see how much you scored (will be updated soon).

🎁 Prizes (Good luck everyone!)
◾ All participants will get a one-month free subscription to Qwiklabs and earn a badge for each Speedrun they complete.
◾ Top 5 of each Speedrun will receive $25 voucher for the Google Merchandise Store.
◾ Top Winner from each Speedrun receives an extra $50 voucher for the Google Merchandise Store.

The Community Speedrun Challenge is a training program that will run in February where you’ll have the opportunity to join 4 Speedruns and get hands-on experience with tools like Kubernetes, Assistant, BigQuery and Cloud Run. Every Speedrun is open for a week to give you the ability to finish all labs in your best time, scoring more points and winning prizes.