Data Science Development Series | Session 1: Machine Learning 101

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We are excited to introduce our Data Science Development Series, a free 6 part series that will provide you with the fundamental knowledge to start your career in the field of Data Science. Our sessions are led by expert instructors who are responsible for delivering advanced analytical and data-driven solutions for the industries leading brands.

DSDS is open to anybody interested in learning more about Data Science, and we welcome you to join us and start your journey into the exciting field of Data Science.

Session #1: Machine Learning 101
Instructor: Jingjing Cannon | Data Scientist at Home Depot

Part I: Basics (20min)
-General introduction
-Data pre-processing methods
-Machine Learning model development and validation
-Basic Data visualization in Python

Part II: Supervised Machine Learning (30min)
-Algorithms introduction: Linear Regression, Logistic Regression, Decision Trees and Artificial Neural Networks.
-A Case study of a RecSys Conference Challenge to compare above algorithms.

Part III Unsupervised Machine Learning (10min)
-Algorithms introduction: K-means and hierarchical clustering
-High-dimensional data visualization examples in Python

Part IV Open Q&A (30min)
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The Data Science Development Series is brought to you by:
-Southern Data Science Conference
-Pandera
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Our Data Science Development Series Schedule:
Machine Learning 101 (05/27)
Computer Vision 101 (06/03)
Deep Learning 101 (06/10)
NLP 101 (06/17)
Search & Relevancy 101 (06/24)
Recommendations 101 (07/01)