Workshops


DSI Workshop: Bayesian Inference

A gentle introduction to Bayesian inference

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Description:

DSI postdoc Matt Espe will cover the basic foundations of Bayes, and then dive into a few different tools for Bayesian inference. It will be both basic and high-level, and suited for someone with an introduction …

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NodeXL Workshop for Twitter Data

Charting Collections of Connections in Social Media: Creating Maps and Measures with NodeXL

Abstract: Networks are a data structure commonly found in any social media service that allows populations to author collections of connections. The Social Media Research Foundation's NodeXL project makes analysis of social media networks accessible to most …

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DSI Workshop: Exploratory Data Analysis with ggplot in R

Exploratory Data Analysis with ggplot in R

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Description:

This workshop will be led by DSI postdoc Dan Hicks. More information coming soon!

For questions or to send suggestions for future workshop topics, email datascience@ucdavis.edu.

Prerequisites: Basic R programming, basic understanding of …

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DSI Workshop: Projections for Spatial Data in R

Projections for Spatial Data in R

or, why does my data not line up in this map?!

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Description:

If you’ve ever worked with spatial data, you’ve had one of those moments – two datasets that are for the same geographic location show …

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#MaptimeDavis Workshop: Open Mic

#MaptimeDavis Workshop Series: Open Mic

Description:

The UC Davis Library’s Data Management Program & the UC Davis Center for Spatial Sciences are proud to present #maptimeDavis, a geospatial skills workshop series. Maptime is quite literally “time for making maps”. The primary goals of Maptime Davis is to teach skills related …

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#MaptimeDavis Workshop: Mapathon

#MaptimeDavis Workshop Series: Mapathon

Description:

The UC Davis Library’s Data Management Program & the UC Davis Center for Spatial Sciences are proud to present #maptimeDavis, a geospatial skills workshop series. Maptime is quite literally “time for making maps”. The primary goals of Maptime Davis is to teach skills related to …

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