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Big Data Analytics with R and Sentiment Analysis using Twitter Data

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Virtusa Auditorium

Virtusa (Pvt) Ltd., Orion City, No: 752, Dr. Danister De Silva Mawatha · Colombo 09

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Virtusa Auditorium, Virtusa (Pvt) Ltd., Orion City, No: 752, Dr. Danister De Silva Mawatha, Colombo 09.

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Welcome to yet another episode of the Colombo Big Data Meetup! (https://www.meetup.com/Colombo-Big-Data-Meetup/)

Entrance FREE | Refreshments Provided

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SESSION #1: Big Data Analytics with R

SPEAKER: Selvendra Selvarajah (Associate Architect at Virtusa, Visiting Lecturer at University of Moratuwa) https://www.linkedin.com/in/selvarajahselvendra/

SESSION #2: Let's Analyze How World Reacts to Road Traffic by Sentiment Analysis Through Twitter Data

SPEAKER: Sajeetharan Sinnathurai (Microsoft MVP, Senior Tech Lead at 99X Technology) https://www.linkedin.com/in/sajeetharan/

In this session you will build a sentiment analysis solution step by step, using Azure Platform. We will talk about sentiment analysis and how you can get this introduced in your application. We will run live demo and extract data from live twitter feeds and work together in processing the data and performing sentiment analysis on the data. We encourage audience to come with mobile phones to tweet :P but if not, not to worry as we can use the historical data.

Sajeetharan is a full stack developer with over 7 years of experience. He works as a Senior Tech Lead at 99X Technology (Pvt) Ltd, specializing in different software products. He is also a Microsoft MVP for developer technologies while He is the top contributor on Stack Overflow from Sri Lanka and ranks among the top 10 in the world for the tags angular, cosmosdb, etc. He makes use of his extensive knowledge over the past years to contribute to open source products to make the world a better place.

Entrance FREE | Refreshments Provided

Facebook: https://web.facebook.com/ColomboBigDataMeetup/

YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCTjFbpYg9uMTc9bXYXOrAaA/live

Twitter: https://twitter.com/BigData_Meetup

@BigData_Meetup (https://twitter.com/BigData_Meetup)