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Worshop 3: Classification I

  • Apr 24, 2014 · 5:30 PM
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Dear Capital Hackers,

Please join us for a Workshop on Classification on April 24th as part of our series on Machine Learning. We will cover:

• Goal of classification 

• Separating sets into training, test and validation sets

• Understanding and implementing the kNN nearest neighbor algorithm

• Introduction to Bayesian Methods which includes:

- Prior, posterior and likelihood functions

- Naive Bayes 


Three things to bring:

1. Your Laptop (required)

2.Installation of R and R studio. This workshop assumes basic familiarity with R

3. A sense of curiosity :)


Join us on Thursday April 24th at 530pm!

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  • Rick J.

    Very good, as always with Capital Hacks.

    April 26, 2014

  • Nevin H.

    Terrific opportunity to learn a little R, etc.

    April 25, 2014

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