Workshops




DSI Workshop: Git

Introduction to Git for Version Control

NOTE: If you are interested in a follow-up workshop focused on utilizing git (and GitHub) for team projects please email us with the subject "Interested in git workshop for teams." In your email please also indicate whether you attended this Introductory workshop.

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DSI Workshop: InstallFest

InstallFest 2018

Fall 2018's kick-off event for the Data Science Initiative is a community #InstallFest. Come with your computer to this drop-in workshop to work on installing different pieces of software commonly used for research in and applying Data Science. Experts from the DSI, Library, IET, Center for Spatial Sciences …

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DSI Workshop: Topic Modeling with LDA

Topic Modeling with Latent Dirichlet Allocation (LDA)

This DSI workshop, led by Associate Director Dr. Carl Stahmer, takes an in depth look at hyper parameters - the math behind the algorithms and the effects of the tuning parameters.

Prerequisites: beginner R skills and a working R environment with the following packages …

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DSI Workshop: Machine Learning (part 2)

Survey of Statistical Machine Learning Concepts (part 2)

This two-part workshop series led by Dr. Duncan Temple Lang aims to provide an overview of relatively modern statistical machine learning concepts and methods including how they have evolved and what problems they address. At the end of the workshops participants should …

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