In this workshop, we will talk about analyzing data using R. We will cover the following topics:
- Different types of data,
- Cleaning data,
- Exploring data using machine learning techniques.
Please be advised that we will go through simple and well-known methods of analyzing data such that attending this workshop can be helpful for every person from different majors whose have lots of data to analyze.
- Bring your own laptop.
- For this workshop you need to be familiar with R programming and basic concepts of machine learning.
Note: This workshop is organized and facilitated by SciProg. SciProg—short for Scientific Programming Study Group—is dedicated to building a community of SFU researchers who perform computational data analysis as part of their academic work. SciProg promotes skill sharing and collaboration by (1) organizing 60 to 90-minute interactive workshops covering a wide range of software tools, (2) providing Q&A sessions for peer-to-peer assistance and collaboration, and (3) bringing researchers together at social events like Hacky Hours.