Data Analytics Boot Camp
Presented by China Data Lab
Text analytics are expanding the types of data that social scientists can use to discover and measure new concepts, make predictions, and establish causality. This section will provide an overview of these tools, with an emphasis on how they can be applied to the Chinese language.
Text analytics are expanding the types of data that social scientists can used to discover and measure new concepts, make predictions, and establish causality. This section will provide an overview of these tools, with an emphasis on how they can be applied to the Chinese language.
Data exploration techniques and tools
Garbage in, garbage out is the first rule when you’re dealing with real world data. This section will give you the most efficient tool and techniques to transform your raw data into analysis ready material.
How to utilize the emerging tools to build straightforward, inspiring, interactive visuals is the first step as well as the last step of your data-related research. This section will also introduce techniques to visualize different data sets within clicks, build your own interactive, customized visuals using various software like ggplot2, Shiny and D3.js.
|Wednesday, February 12 (@Village 15B)|
|9:00 – 10:00||Text data analysis||Margaret ROBERTS|
|10:00 – 11:00||Data exploration techniques and tools||Young YANG|
|11:00 – 12:00||Introduce datasets and problems||Young / Molly / Weiyi etc.|
|12:00 – 13:00||Lunch and planning by student groups|
|13:00 – 15:00||Room available for group projects|
|Friday, February 14 (@GPS 3106)|
|12:00 – 13:15||Guest presentation on research||Lizhi Liu, Georgetown|
|13:30 – 16:00||
Group presentations (10 min/group)
Discussion and critique (10 min/group)
|16:00 – 16:15||Conclusion||Margaret ROBERTS|
China Data Lab
February 12 – 14, 2020
Wednesday, February 12
The Village 15B (15th Floor)
UC San Diego
2202 Scholars Dr North
La Jolla, CA 92093
Friday, February 14
GPS Robinson Building Complex 3106
University of California San Diego
San Diego, CA 92093