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2019 Data Matters - Data Science Short Course Series Return to listing

  Description

Data Matters 2019 will be held at North Carolina State University in Hunt Library.

 

TAKE NOTE:   You can sign up for NO MORE THAN ONE CLASS per block. Credit card payment MUST be made at time of registration. Otherwise, unpaid credit card registrations will be automatically deleted within 24 hours. You cannot go back and apply payment later.

 

MON/TUE BLOCK:  Classes on Mon/Tue, August 12-13:  9:30 AM - 4:00 PM

  • Introduction to Machine Learning & Data Mining Using R - Krishnamurthy (Same as Thur/Fri session)
  • Introduction to R for Data Science: Specify instructor:  Duggins OR Post
  • Introduction to Programming Using Python
  • Advanced Statistical Modeling and Computing Using R

 

WED BLOCK:  Classes on Wed, August 14:  9:30 AM - 4:00 PM

  • Text Analysis in R  
  • Intermediate Programming in R Specify instructor:  Duggins OR Post
  • An Introduction to Deep Learning with R
  • Introduction to Effective Information Visualization

 

THUR/FRI BLOCK:  Classes on Thur/Fri, August 15-16:  9:30 AM - 4:00 PM

  • Working with Messy Data  
  • Advanced R:  Automating Workflow and Sharing Work
  • Introduction to Machine Learning & Data Mining Using R - Liu (Same as Mon/Tue session)
  • Network Analysis for Data Scientists
  • Visualization for Data Science Using R

A few words about pricing and payment methods:

Please note: Firefox seems to work better with our registration / payment software.

We appreciate your understanding that we are only able to offer deeply discounted prices for current university students and employees.   * * * Note: Group discounts are NOT available for any pricing tier. * * *

UNIVERSITY PRICING:

  • $110 for each two-day class
  • $55 for a one-day class

To register for university prices, please enroll with a .edu email address or contact us for confirmation that you qualify for this rate. To qualify for this rate, you must be a currently enrolled student, staff, or faculty member.

UNC-Chapel Hill Registrants: We can now accept a P-card for payment of your Data Matters classes, as well as interdepartmental transfer (contact us for chartfield string info).

CORPORATION PRICING:

  • Flat fee of $400

     plus

  • $110 for each two-day class
  • $55 for a one-day class

*This price is about the same as last year, and is cheaper than last year if you take more than one class.

NON-PROFIT OR GOVERNMENT (Non-University) PRICING:

  • Flat fee of $200

     plus

  • $110 for each two-day class
  • $55 for a one-day class

*This price is about the same as last year, and is cheaper than last year if you take more than one class.

 

* CANCELLATION / REFUND POLICY 

(You will need to email info@datamatters.org your refund request in order for this to be processed): 

95% of participant fees will be issued for any course enrollments canceled by you before July 8, 2019

85% of participant fees will be issued for any course enrollments canceled by you before July 17, 2019

75% of participant fees will be issued for any course enrollments canceled by you before July 29, 2019

If you cancel after July 29, 2019, no refund will be given - no exceptions. Please allow 30 days to receive your refund.

 

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WAITLIST PROCESS:

  1. Complete our waitlist form.  Use these instructions (below).
  2. Add your contact information.
  3. For each class block (Block 1 = Mon/Tue, Block 2 = Wed, Block 3 = Thur/Fri), please select the class you would like to take.  If you are already registered for a class block, please skip that one.
  4. Click submit.
  5. If a spot becomes available in your selected class(es), you will be notified in the order your waitlist form was submitted:
  • we will contact you by email; phone / text if you provide it
  • we will send you a link to the registration / payment site
  • you will have 24 hours to respond and pay

 

  Location: NC State University - Hunt Library
  Date: 08/12/19 - 08/15/19
  Time: (See session details)
  Sponsor: RENCI - Odum Institute
  Price: Session Specific
  Pay Methods:  Credit Card  UNC Account
  Payment Notes: UNC system schools - P-cards may be used for payment. UNC Chapel Hill registrants may also pay by Interdepartmental transfer. Here is the chartfield string info: Business Unit: UNCCH Fund: 29519 Source: 19120 Department: 637100
  Cutoff Date: 08/16/2019 You will NOT be able to register on or after this date!
     
  For more information, contact the event administrator: Jill Stevens jill_stevens@unc.edu

Session Date Time Additional Fees
Introduction to Machine Learning & Data Mining Using R: Professor Krishnamurthy MON/TUE (Same as Thur/Fri session) 08/12/2019 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM $ 110.00
Introduction to R for Data Science: Professor Post MON/TUE 08/12/2019 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM $ 110.00
Introduction to R for Data Science: Professor Duggins MON/TUE 08/12/2019 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM $ 110.00
Advanced Statistical Modeling and Computing Using R MON/TUE 08/12/2019 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM $ 110.00
Introduction to Programming Using Python MON/TUE 08/12/2019 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM $ 110.00
Text Analysis Using R on WED 08/14/2019 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM $ 55.00
Intermediate Programming in R: Professor Post on WED 08/14/2019 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM $ 55.00
Intermediate Programming in R: Professor Duggins on WED 08/14/2019 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM $ 55.00
An Introduction to Deep Learning with R on WED 08/14/2019 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM $ 55.00
Introduction to Effective Information Visualization on WED 08/14/2019 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM $ 55.00
Working with Messy Data THUR/FRI 08/15/2019 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM $ 110.00
Advanced R: Automating Workflow and Sharing Work THUR/FRI 08/15/2019 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM $ 110.00
Introduction to Machine Learning & Data Mining Using R: Professor Liu THUR/FRI (Same as Mon/Tue session) 08/15/2019 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM $ 110.00
Network Analysis for Data Scientists THUR/FRI 08/15/2019 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM $ 110.00
Visualization for Data Science Using R THUR/FRI 08/15/2019 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM $ 110.00

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