Spring 2020 Schedule and Registration

All seminars are offered in SJSU’s Boccardo Business Center (BBC). See below for dates and rooms.

Introduction to Machine Learning for Data Science presented by Dr. Subhankar Dhar
Learn and apply fundamental machine learning (ML) concepts to solve real-world problems in Data Science. Apply ML tools using Jupyter Notebook and various Python libraries to get hands-on programming experience.
When: Thursday, February 13, 2020 from 3:00 PM – 5:45 PM
Where: BBC 304 on SJSU campus

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Data Wrangling presented by Dr. Esperanza Huerta
Learn to overcome some problems of raw data using pandas, a Python package, and to perform basic data transformations to analyze your data.
When: Tuesday, February 18, 2020 from 1:30 PM – 4:15 PM
Where: BBC 202 on SJSU campus

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Exploring Relationships in Graphs presented by Dr. Scott Jensen
Data Science is about exploring the patterns and relationships in data. You will use the Neo4j graph database to explore relationships in a social network.
When: Thursday, February 27, 2020 from 6:00 PM – 8:45 PM
Where: BBC 305 on SJSU campus

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Python Foundations presented by Dr. Esperanza Huerta
Interpret, modify and create basic programs in Python for Data Science applications. A great seminar if you’ve never programmed before!
When: Tuesday, March 3, 2020 from 1:30 PM – 4:15 PM
Where: BBC 202 on SJSU campus

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Learning in TensorFlow presented by Dr. Esperanza Huerta
Create a machine learning algorithm using TensorFlow to identify patterns in data.
When: Tuesday, March 17, 2020 from 1:30 PM – 4:15 PM
This event has been canceled.
Where: BBC 202 on SJSU campus

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Statistical Foundations presented by Dr. Subhankar Dhar
Dive into important statistical concepts and programming fundamentals using popular Python modules as you do a hands-on analysis of real-world datasets.
When: Thursday, March 19, 2020 from 3:00 PM – 5:45 PM
This event has been canceled.
Where: BBC 304 on SJSU campus

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Telling Your Data Story using Tableau presented by Dr. Scott Jensen
Learn to visually profile a dataset, formulate questions of that dataset, and then generate visualizations to effectively communicate the stories contained in the dataset using Tableau; a popular data visualization tool.
When: Friday, March 20, 2020 from 1:30 PM – 4:15 PM
This event has been canceled.
Where: BBC 305 on SJSU campus

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Spark and Jupyter Notebooks presented by Dr. Scott Jensen
You will use some of the hottest web-based tools in Data Science to explore a dataset, create visualizations, and publish your results.
When: Thursday, April 23, 2020 from 6:00 PM – 8:45 PM
This event has been canceled.
Where: BBC 305 on SJSU campus

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