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July 2017

GIS and models in geostatistics

July 6 @ 2:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: Rackham Building, Earl Lewis Room, 3rd Floor East, 915 E. Washington St.
Ann Arbor, MI 48109 United States

Geostatistics deals with continuous variation over space and emphasizes the idea of spatial correlation via covariance. It is widely used for spatial interpolation. We will use ArcGIS to explore and…

Collecting Data from Social Media APIs using Python

July 11 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Social media is a rich source of data for social scientists and data scientists. We’ll cover how to use the APIs from leading social media sites including Facebook, Google and…

GeoPandas: The easy way to work with spatial data in Python

July 12 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Do you use pandas for data manipulation?  Do you work with spatial data?  GeoPandas is the spatial extension of pandas in python. The goal of GeoPandas is to make working…

August 2017

A Primer to Python I

August 1 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am

The majority of our data science Python workshops require basic knowledge of Python. This two-part workshop is aimed to provide you with that basic knowledge that is needed for these…

A Primer to Python I

August 1 @ 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm

The majority of our data science Python workshops require basic knowledge of Python. This two-part workshop is aimed to provide you with that basic knowledge that is needed for these…

A Primer to Python II

August 2 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am

The majority of our data science Python workshops require basic knowledge of Python. This two-part workshop is aimed to provide you with that basic knowledge that is needed for these…

A Primer to Python II

August 2 @ 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm

The majority of our data science Python workshops require basic knowledge of Python. This two-part workshop is aimed to provide you with that basic knowledge that is needed for these…

Parallel Computing in R

August 9 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Rackham Building, Earl Lewis Room, 3rd Floor East, 915 E. Washington St.
Ann Arbor, MI 48109 United States

There are numerous packages supporting parallel computing in R. Rather than provide an exhaustive overview, we will focus on the use of the ’foreach’ and ‘multicore’ packages for running R…

Data Visualization, Analysis and Modeling with JMP Pro

August 15 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

JMP is an easy-to-use, standalone statistics and graphics software from SAS Institute.  It includes comprehensive capabilities for every academic field, and its interactive point-and-click interface and linked analyses and graphics…

Data Visualization, Analysis and Modeling with JMP Pro

August 15 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

JMP is an easy-to-use, standalone statistics and graphics software from SAS Institute.  It includes comprehensive capabilities for every academic field, and its interactive point-and-click interface and linked analyses and graphics…