Workshops



DSI Workshop: Network Analysis in R

Nework Analysis in R

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Do you have network data that you're not sure what to do with? A network-based analysis in mind but you're not sure how to implement it? Do you want to build network data from scratch or from other data types? Want to come learn about …

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DSI Workshop: Git

Introduction to Git for Version Control

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This hands-on workshop led by DSI's Associate Director for the Humanities and Professor of English Dr. Carl Stahmer will cover the fundamentals of working with the Git versioning control system for both individual and team development. Topics covered will include installing Git locally …

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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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