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Data Visualization Workshop in R

August 17, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm UTC+0

Data Visualization Workshop

Ever wondered about how to really think about data in R and make amazing heatmaps?  Well, this workshop is for you.  Joyce Robbins, Data Visualization Expert, will be working through a sample set of data and sharing her wisdom on how to build amazing visualizations.  Knowledge of ggplot2 is helpful but not required.  Please bring your laptops to code along with Joyce!

About the Speaker: Joyce Robbins, Ph.D., is Lecturer in Discipline in the Statistics Department at Columbia University, where she specializes in data visualization. She is a member of the R Forwards (R Foundation taskforce on women and other under-represented groups) teaching team, and elected to serve as publications officer of the Statistical Graphics Section of the American Statistical Association Section beginning in 2018. Robbins received her doctorate in sociology from Columbia University, her M.A. in sociology and anthropology from Tel Aviv University and her B.S.E. in civil engineering and operations research from Princeton University.

We want to thank our event sponsor Byte Academy for graciously hosting us!

About Byte Academy:  Byte Academy offers industry-oriented technology education with full and part-time programs in Full Stack Python development, FinTech (financial technology),Data Sciences and MedTech (medical technology). Byte Academy’s original full-time bootcamp was the first to teach Python programming in New York City. We offer comprehensive financial aid and all women receive $2,000 scholarships to Byte Academy.   With our tuition deferral program, qualified individuals pay zero tuition until hired.

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August 17, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Byte Academy
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