Data Science Economy 2020: Data Vs. Covid
2+ keynotes / 15+ talks
delivered from experts & practitioners

15th – 19th of June 2020, Online, Zagreb, Croatia
Business solutions consultant at Megatrend Business Solutions, Croatia

Matija Domjan


Matija Domjan is a business solutions consultant in Megatrend Business Solutions. He earned his ICT masters degree at the Faculty of Organization and Informatics in Varaždin. During his college time he got interests in the field of databases, reporting systems and ETL. At the moment he works as a DWH/ETL developer with general focus on modeling databases and DWH in different RDBMS like Postgres, Oracle and ect. In his free time, he likes programming in Python.


Introduction to web scraping and web crawling

Web scraping is the automated extraction of specific content from web pages and it always comes with web crawling – the process of automated search (browsing) of the web. The importance of this field comes from the value of the information which you can nowadays find on the Internet. More information and better information are crucial for better business decisions.

This workshop will cover the basic concepts, processes and best practices of web scraping and web crawling, the most popular web scraping tools for Python and will include demonstrations of very popular Python modules like requests and beautifulsoup.