Carpentries @ Stanford - Python Machine Learning
Time and Date: Tuesday, 2020-11-10 / 13:00 - 16:00 (Pacific Standard Time)
Location: Virtual via Zoom (will be emailed to participants separately)
Admission: Free. Open to Current Stanford Affiliates only. Registration is required, and offered on a first-come first-serve basis. Space is limited, with a waitlist when all slots are full.
Registration: Logging into Google using your Stanford email address and sign-on credentials (you may need to sign out of your personal account first in order to do this), sign up here: https://forms.gle/SuXjEvkcjaYAfrGr5
Audience: Faculty / Staff / Students / Postdocs
Event Sponsor: Stanford University Libraries - Carpentries Program
Event Contact: Zac Painter, email@example.com
Lead Instructors: Dr. Jake Lever, Postdoctoral Researcher (Bioengineering)
Workshop Assistants: Zac Painter, Librarian (Engineering)Others TBD
Course Description: Machine learning is used in a wide variety of applications to make predictions and understand large data sets. In this three hour workshop, attendees will get started with the Python package scikit-learn to learn how to build a machine learning system and evaluate it. Prior experience with beginner Python is required.