Introduction to Data Science Session 5 ML 2

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Collin College Courtyard Center

Collin College Courtyard Center · Plano, TX

How to find us

From Preston Road, turn east on Preston Park Blvd (at the "Preston Park South" sign), then in one block, we are on the right (4800 Preston Park Blvd. Plano, TX 75093). Enter the front door and come to Room 122.

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Introduction to Data Science - Session 5 ML 2

When: Sunday, June 23rd 2 PM to 4 PM
Collin College, Courtyard Center, Room[masked] Preston Park Boulevard · Plano

Donation requested, see below.

Collin County Data Science Education Meetup (CCDSE) invites you to the course "Introduction to Data Science."

Session 5
Machine Learning 2

Build on the concepts introduced in Machine Learning I. Explore Supervised and Un-Supervised Machine Learning and learn how to use one algorithm from each group, and progress through the ML workflow.

Data Sets
Two datasets will be introduced and used throughout the course as a basis of instruction, homework, and end of course projects and group presentations.

CCDSE will conduct a six-session course entitled “Introduction to Data Science.” Six two-hour classes will be held on Sundays at Collin College Courtyard Center starting April 7th. The class outline for the course is as follows.

1. Introduction, Data Science Project Life Cycle, Data Acquisition
. .a. (exposure to Excel, Access, and SQL);
2. Data Visualization
. .a. (with exposure to Tableau);
3. Data Characterization with statistics. (exposure to Python and R);
4. Machine Learning I;
5. Machine Learning II;
6. Project Presentations, Industry Advice
. .a. Use cases, finding a job, guest lecturer, etc.).

This course is intended for beginners wishing to learn essential aspects of data science.


A nominal donation of $4 is recommended at this meetup to support meeting costs and supplies and to help support this program. Donate 1. Before the meeting (look for the “chip-in” button under the “members” tab), 2. At the session here: or 3. at the meeting with cash ($4 recommended).

See you there!

Tony Klinkert, Founder CCDSE

Don't Forget to:

• Bring a fully charged laptop and extension cord
• Bring something to take notes on
• Be ready with Tableau on your laptop
• Bring $4 cash for the donation
• LinkedIn Smartphone App ( ) for “find nearby” networking.