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September 2020

SPSS: Data Management

September 30 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Your Desktop,

Each section will go over one chapter from the materials at https://cscar.github.io/workshop-spss/ Section 1: Basics of SPSS (9/16, 10am - 12pm) Section 2: Variables (9/23, 10am - 12pm) Section 3:…

CoreLogic property data

September 30 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Your Desktop,

The University of Michigan library system has licensed a large data set containing real estate transactions, deeds, and property tax records for the United States.  The data were collected by…

October 2020

Intermediate SQL

October 2 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Your Desktop,

This workshop is a continuation of the Intro to SQL class.  We’ll cover how to create a table schema, how to insert data into tables and some more intermediate SQL…

SPSS: Basic Statistical Analysis

October 7 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Your Desktop,

Each section will go over one chapter from the materials at https://cscar.github.io/workshop-spss/ Section 1: Basics of SPSS (9/16, 10am - 12pm) Section 2: Variables (9/23, 10am - 12pm) Section 3:…

GIS with R

October 8 @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
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This workshop will expose participants to GIS functionalities in R. We will cover vector and raster data representation, vector geometric operations, coordinate representation, combined raster and vector operations in R. The workshop…

Introduction to Deep Neural Networks with Keras/TensorFlow

October 13 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Your Desktop,

Deep Neural Networks (DNNs) are used as a machine learning method for both regression and classification problems. Keras is a high-level, Python interface running on top of multiple neural network libraries, including the popular library TensorFlow. In this workshop, participants will learn…

R Series II: Programming

October 13 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Your Desktop,

People using R for applied research are often not taught basic programming practices such as writing functions, efficient iterative processing, vectorization, and other practices that would make their research far…

Stata: The Basics of Stata

October 19 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Your Desktop,

This is a series of workshops designed to introduce participants to the Stata software. No prior experience with Stata is required. The sections are: Section 1: The Basics of Stata…

QGIS-II

October 20 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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This workshop will provide a hand-on exposure to geometrical operations on vector data in QGIS, and will also cover a few basic operations that combine raster and vector data. The workshop…

Mixed Models with R

October 21 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Your Desktop,

Mixed models are an extremely useful modeling tool for situations in which there is some dependency among observations in the data, where the correlation typically arises from the observations being…

Stata: Working with Data Sets

October 21 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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This is a series of workshops designed to introduce participants to the Stata software. No prior experience with Stata is required. The sections are: Section 1: The Basics of Stata…

Stata: Data Management

October 23 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Your Desktop,

This is a series of workshops designed to introduce participants to the Stata software. No prior experience with Stata is required. The sections are: Section 1: The Basics of Stata –…

Data Visualization With 3D Graphics Using Unity3D and C#

October 26 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Your Desktop,

BlueJeans link will be shared with registered attendees 24 hours before start Video game development is more accessible than ever before thanks to modern software tools, with many options free…

Stata: Data Manipulation

October 26 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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This is a series of workshops designed to introduce participants to the Stata software. No prior experience with Stata is required. The sections are: Section 1: The Basics of Stata –…

Integrating AppEEARS and NEON API for efficient data download and analysis

October 29 @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
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The main goal of this workshop is to expose the participants to the functionalities of two widely used API in earth science and ecology using R programming. The Application for…

November 2020

Advanced Graphics Optimization For Data Visualization In Unity3D

November 2 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Your Desktop,

BlueJeans link will be shared with registered attendees 24 hours before start Modern 3D game engines and computer hardware can render convincing graphics, rivaling that of pre-rendered 3D animation. But…

Image Segmentation using Deep Learning with FastAI

November 10 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Your Desktop,

This workshop will demonstrate how to perform image segmentation using the FastAI Python library, which is built on the deep learning library PyTorch. Some familiarity with Python is expected, but no previous experience…

Map making in R

November 19 @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Your Desktop,

The focus of the workshop is twofold: to learn cartography principles for generating single and multivariable choropleth maps, and explore functionalities of R for generating static and interactive web maps.…

December 2020

Introduction to Deep Neural Networks with Keras/TensorFlow

December 8 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Your Desktop,

Deep Neural Networks (DNNs) are used as a machine learning method for both regression and classification problems. Keras is a high-level, Python interface running on top of multiple neural network libraries, including the popular library TensorFlow. In this workshop, participants will learn…