Carpentries @ Stanford - Python Machine Learning


Date and Time 
February 24, 2021
1:00pm to 4:00pm
Virtual Zoom (will be distributed to participants)
Event Sponsor 
Stanford University Libraries

Time and Date: Wednesday, February 24, 2021 / 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:
Audience: Faculty / Staff / Students / Postdocs 
Event Sponsor: Stanford University Libraries - Carpentries Program
Event Contact: Zac Painter, 
Lead Instructors: Dr. Jake Lever, Postdoctoral Researcher (Bioengineering)
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.