DATA SCIENCE WINTER SCHOOL 2020

General

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Program Description

About

This is an intensive 12-hour course that takes place in four 3-hour sessions over a weekend in January 2020 at the Barcelona GSE's Ciutadella Campus.

The approach is hands-on using Jupyter notebooks. All material is motivated by specific information retrieval and data analysis questions, and each thematic unit concludes with a small project.

The course is evaluated by a 1-hour test that will be carried out at the end of the course.

Participant profile

The course is addressed to:

  • Master and PhD students
  • Professionals
  • Researchers and academics

Key benefits

Participants will get a quick, condensed and hands-on introduction to programming and data analysis with Python, fundamental methods in modern Statistics and Machine Learning and the tools in Python for implementing them.

Accommodation

Please note that participation fees do not include accommodation expenses. Participants must make their own accommodation arrangements. Information and accommodation options are available on the accommodations page.

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Last updated Jan 2020

About the School

Barcelona Graduate School of Economics The Barcelona Graduate School of Economics is an institution for scientific cooperation for research and graduate education in economics and the social sciences. ... Read More

Barcelona Graduate School of Economics The Barcelona Graduate School of Economics is an institution for scientific cooperation for research and graduate education in economics and the social sciences. It was founded in July 2006 by four academic institutions (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, CSIC and CREI) whose reputations, faculty, and resources underpin the School and its activities. The Barcelona GSE is also supported by six private institutions: The Agbar Group, AXA Reseach Fund, Banc Sabadell, Caixa de Catalunya savings bank, "la Caixa" savings bank, and the FemCAT Foundation, as well as by the Ministry of Economy and Finance of the Catalan Government and the Barcelona City Council. It also receives significant funding from the "Consolider-Ingenio 2010" initiative of the Spanish Government, launched to promote research excellence. Read less