Get hands on experience on the latest data science and machine learning methods using R in this two-day training session. Connect with these two rockstar instructors, authors, professors and data scientists from industry and academia. Their previous class evaluations rave about their ability to teach effectively. They are passionate about data science and will answer all of your questions. This is one of the best R training experiences you will ever have!
Description: Learn the fundamentals and application of modern machine learning tasks. This course will cover unsupervised techniques to discover the hidden structure of datasets along with supervised techniques for predicting categorical and numeric responses via classification and regression.
Techniques that will be covered will likely include:
Learn how to process data for modeling, how to train your models, how to visualize your models and assess their performance, and how to tune their parameters for better performance. The course emphasizes intuitive explanations of the techniques while focusing on problem-solving with real data across a wide variety of applications. This is a hands-on course so bring your laptop!
Intended Audience: This course is intended for academics and data science practitioners who wish to learn about machine learning tasks as well as a guide to applying them. Readers should have knowledge of basic statistical ideas, such as correlation and linear regression analysis, along with intermediate R programming skills.
$750 includes breakfast, lunch, snack,s and free parking for both days
Brad Boehmke PhD is the Director of Data Science at 84.51°, Professor at three universities, author of the Data Wrangling with R book, and creator of multiple R open source packages and data science short courses. He focuses on developing algorithmic processes, solutions, and tools that enable 84.51° and its analysts to efficiently extract insights from data and provide solution alternatives to decision-makers. He has a wide analytic skill set covering descriptive, predictive, and prescriptive analytic capabilities applied across multiple domains including retail, healthcare, cyber intelligence, finance, Department of Defense, and aerospace. Summary of his works is available online at bradleyboehmke.github.io.
Brandon Greenwell, PhD is a Senior Data Scientist for Ascend Innovations and Adjunct Professor of Statistics at Wright State University. He is the author of several R packages on CRAN and has published several articles, including two in The R Journal, and is currently co-authoring an R book with Brad Boehmke---Advanced Business Analytics with R: Description, Prediction, and Prescription---to be published by CRC Press in early 2019.