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DataGiri's Code-along Saturdays
Welcome to DataGiri's Code-Along Saturdays workshop. This is your opportunity to learn hands-on a wide variety of data science skills at this 8-hour workshop. In addition, to growing your skill set, you also get to network with peers and industry professionals. The event is FREE. Please note that you are required to bring along your own laptops to participate in the workshop. Your laptop must have Anaconda 3.6 pre-installed before you begin the workshop. Find the software here: REGISTER HERE : =========================================== *Agenda: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM : Gradient Boosting Machines 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM : Transfer Learning based NLP for text classification 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM : Linear Regression 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM : Image Segmentation and Classification =========================================== * Session #1: Topic: Gradient Boosting Machines Instructor : Himanshu Srivastava Learning Outcomes : Understand the intuition behind gradient boosting and compare gradient boosting with other ensemble models Key Takeaways : 1. Be able to build a simple gradient boosting model in python. 2. Primer on different variants of gradient boosting (XGBoost, ADA Boost etc) =========================================== *Session #2: Topic: Transfer Learning based NLP for text classification Instructor : Sajjad Hussain Learning Outcomes : Be able to take on an NLP task with a solid understanding of the main steps involved in cleaning and preparing the data for NLP model training and apply ML Techniques. Key Takeaways : Students will gain an understanding of the following concepts: 1. Differences between structured and unstructured data 2. General Challenges with text data 3. Fundamentals of NLP 4. What is Transfer Learning? 5. Concept of Word embeddings- Count Vectors, TFIDF, Word2vec 6. When to use what? 7. Selection of Classification Algorithms 8. Bias-variance tradeoff =========================================== *Session #3 Topic : Linear Regression Instructor : Kaushani Majumder Learning Outcomes : How to model using Linear Regression Key Takeaways : Students will gain an understanding of the basics of linear regression with a complete understanding of the least squares method, with both mathematics as well as the coding involved. =========================================== *Session #4 Topic : Image Segmentation and Classification Instructor : Shaunak De Learning Outcome : Understand how to read,segment and classify images using ML techniques in Python Key Takeaway : - Basics of computer images 1. How to read and manipulate images in python 2. Basics of the ML techniques to be used: a) SVM b) Random Forest c) Neural Network d) Mean-shift 3. Difference between segmentation and classification 4. Code along where we classify a sample satellite image and perhaps get into MNIST =========================================== A deep insight into Data Science by some of the top Analytics professionals in the industry followed by an hour-long networking with the leaders in Data Science, Analytics and get an opportunity to interact with leaders and your peers in our mixed format sessions. Network with the start-up Founders to see if your skills match what they are looking out for! The workshop is FREE of cost to attend RSVP now to reserve your spot at the event!!

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DataGiri is a Community for Data Science Professionals and Enthusiasts. "DadaGiri with Data Science". We meet once a month to share the latest and best on the Data Science, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence and more ( ( For the non-native, DadaGiri roughly translates to bully around. At "DataGiri", we let the data speak. It’s all about data and data sciences.

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What We Do

Connect * Amplify * Advocate * Inspire * Educate * Collaborate

We connect members of the data science community with each other and with resources to help them build successful, sustainable technology artefacts. We amplify the work of community by providing highly visible platforms from which they can showcase what they build.

We educate by curating and sharing the collective wisdom of our community at our events and through multi-media projects. We collaborate with both the data science community and the broader community and provide expert advice to new companies, projects and non-profit organizations.

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Our Monthly Event

We are well known for our monthly demo night that has been a cornerstone of our Meetup.

Once a month we give 2 data science professionals an opportunity to take to the stage and show the world what they do.

The event is free to attend and draws a crowd of data scientists & technologists from across the industry.

Who should join?

• Data Scientists

• Analytics Professionals

• Pure Enthusiasts

• Technology Geeks

• Statisticians

Why should you join?

DataGiri provides a community experience that includes a

• Platform to share learning

• Social interaction - Meet Industries top leaders

• Forum-based technical support

• Access to educational material

• Latest in technology, tools and trends

• Industry job opportunities.

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