EVENT - Friday
When9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Data Science Festival Workshop Day
Join us for a day of deep dive learning at our 3.5-hour workshops, offering you a chance to take part in a combination of amazing and enlightening workshops with experts in their field. Lunch will be provided from 12:30PM-1: 30 PM giving you a chance to network and mingle with your fellow attendees.
Please read the workshop speaker information and bio below for prerequisites and what to bring to your workshop. You have the option of a Half Day or Full Day ticket, you will not be able to change workshops during the day.
All workshops tickets also give you a ticket to the Saturday MainStage Day on April 21st also at Skillsmatter. You will be sent your workshop ticket immediately, your ticket to the Mainstage event will be sent 1 week before the event takes place. Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable.
MORNING WORKSHOPS 9AM-12:30PM
Introduction to Apache Spark in Python for Big Data Processing –Raoul-Gabriel Urma
Intro to Python – Robert Mastrodomenico
Introduction to Shiny – Tatiana Kim
Distributed processing of graph data with Neo4j and Apache Spark. – Iryna Feuerstein
AFTERNOON WORKSHOPS 1:30PM-5PM
Getting to grips with the tidyverse (R) – Colin Gillespie
Bank to the Future: Bitcoin meets Apache Hadoop – Daniel Cook
Building a Python data-driven product… in 3.5 hours – Gianluca Campanella
Telling stories with Data – Sophie Sparkes