Research Technology

2020 Feb 28

R Regression Models

9:30am to 12:30pm

Location: 

CGIS Knafel K018

This hands-on workshop will demonstrate a variety of statistical procedures using R, including multiple regression, modeling with categorical variables, as wel as model diagnostics and comparison.... Read more about R Regression Models

2020 Feb 21

R Introduction (Allston)

1:30pm to 4:30pm

Location: 

Allston, Cumnock Hall 130

This hands-on workshop will teach you how to use R to import and manipulate data, install and manage packages, conduct basic statistical analyses, and create common graphical displays.

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2020 Feb 21

R Introduction

9:30am to 12:30pm

Location: 

CGIS Knafel K018

This hands-on workshop will teach you how to use R to import and manipulate data, install and manage packages, conduct basic statistical analyses, and create common graphical displays.

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2020 Jan 30

Geographic Literacy in Text Analytics: Developing and Applying OpenSextant

12:00pm to 1:30pm

Location: 

CGIS Knafel K401

 

Presentation by Marc Ubaldino

Abstract: Developing text analytics in any language for any genre of text is challenging; adding geographic interpretation of text or the mentioned entities therein, further complicates the situation. OpenSextant is one of many open source text analytics efforts that focuses on geographic analytics of unstructured data and has been applied to domains of biosurveillance, social media demographics, digesting reporting from the field and world news analysis. While the geotagging and geocoding...

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2020 Jan 21

DataFest 2020

Tue - Wed, Jan 21 to Jan 22, 9:00am - 4:00pm

Location: 

CGIS South, Tsai Auditorium

Registration is now open for DataFest 2020, a data science bootcamp for better research taking place in January.

Hosted by the Institute for Quantitative Social Science (IQSS) in collaboration with several other Harvard institutions, DataFest is a two-day workshop held during J-term and developed by data practitioners and researchers from across the university. with the purpose of developing participants' skills in working with data. It is structured around the data lifecycle, includes...

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2019 Nov 14

Make Unconventional Data Visualizations using RAWGraphs

3:00pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

Lamont Library, Room 310

In this hands-on workshop, you’ll learn how to make unconventional visualizations that are otherwise hard to make, such as Sankey diagrams, circular visualizations, and flow diagrams (see the RAWGraphs gallery for more examples). After this workshop, you'll understand some advantages and limitations of using free online visualization tools like RAWGraphs.

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2019 Oct 18

Introduction to Data Visualization with Tableau

10:00am to 11:00am

Location: 

Lamont Library, Room 310

In this hour-long, hands-on workshop you'll use a sample dataset to create several different types of visualization using Tableau. You'll also learn how to combine graphs together to create interactive dashboards and how to create stories from the data.

Registration required. Click here for sign up.

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