INFORMS@USF hosts Data Science Boot Camp 2018
May 11, 2018 by Jorge A Acuna Melo
INFORMS@USF recently organized its annual Data Science Boot Camp on 13-14 April. More than 50 participants from different engineering departments in the College of Engineering at USF joined the two-day-long workshop conducted by Informs@USF members. The sessions were focused on teaching basics of programming, pre-processing, visualization, linear models, tree/ensemble models, text analytics, and neural networks. These techniques were implemented in R and Python. The event targeted beginners new to tools of data analysis and was received with approval by participants.