Data Science Winter School

Course overview

This is an intensive 20-hour course based on a hands-on approach using Jupyter notebooks, all material is motivated by specific information retrieval and data analysis questions and each thematic unit concludes with a small project. The course provides basic training in data analysis and machine learning with Python and R.

Course instructor

facultyJoan Verdú
PhD, Universitat de Lleida
Head of Knowledge Transfer, Barcelona GSE Data Science Center

 

Course director

facultyOmiros Papaspiliopoulos
PhD, Lancaster University
ICREA-UPF and Barcelona GSE

 

Key benefits

Even with little programming background, this course will give you basic tools to get started with data science, from data exploration to building your predictive models and extracting insights. Main programming language will be Python, with a final touch of data science with R coding.

Next edition: February 2021

Session dates: Feb 4, Feb 5, Feb 11, Feb 12
(participants must attend all four sessions)

Format: Online (via streaming)

Apply for this course

Early-bird payment deadline: Dec 31, 2020

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