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Data Science For Managers

 

Course Information:

Data Science for Managers is an intensive deep-dive into methods, applications and code, and is designed to equip program managers, R&D directors, and executives with the skills you need to make informed, data-driven business decisions. Data Science For Managers is a DSFM course offered by GIX. The course will be held virtually via Zoom.

*Please note: the November 2020 course has been rescheduled for January 2021.

 

Registration & Payment:

Due to COVID-19 and the uncertainty around events, we are committed to providing you a flexible registration experience. You can register now to reserve your spot and wait to pay until a later date.

 

Registration Registration Period Cost
Individual Now – January 5 $3,750

*Invoices and information on how to pay will be sent closer to the event.

 

Corporate Pricing:
GIX is pleased to offer 50% off the per individual for any members of the GIX Consortium, and 25% off per individual for any groups of at least 2 or more people. Please contact us directly if you’d like to inquire about corporate pricing.

 

Changes & Cancellation:

If you need to change or cancel your registration for any reason, please contact us by January 5, 2021.

This course is currently scheduled to be held virtually via Zoom. Should GIX need to postpone or cancel the course, registrants will be notified as soon as possible. Any registrant that has already paid will be offered a full refund or a credit to enroll in the course at the next available date.

 

Data Science For Managers

 

Course Information:

Data Science for Managers is an intensive deep-dive into methods, applications and code, and is designed to equip program managers, R&D directors, and executives with the skills you need to make informed, data-driven business decisions. Data Science For Managers is a DSFM course offered by GIX. The course will be held virtually via Zoom.

*Please note: the November 2020 course has been rescheduled for January 2021.

 

Registration & Payment:

Due to COVID-19 and the uncertainty around events, we are committed to providing you a flexible registration experience. You can register now to reserve your spot and wait to pay until a later date.

 

Registration Registration Period Cost
Individual Now – January 5 $3,750

*Invoices and information on how to pay will be sent closer to the event.

 

Corporate Pricing:
GIX is pleased to offer 50% off the per individual for any members of the GIX Consortium, and 25% off per individual for any groups of at least 2 or more people. Please contact us directly if you’d like to inquire about corporate pricing.

 

Changes & Cancellation:

If you need to change or cancel your registration for any reason, please contact us by January 5, 2021.

This course is currently scheduled to be held virtually via Zoom. Should GIX need to postpone or cancel the course, registrants will be notified as soon as possible. Any registrant that has already paid will be offered a full refund or a credit to enroll in the course at the next available date.

 

Hourly Schedule

January 11

8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Welcome & Overview (lecture), Jupyter Lab & Git and Exploratory Data Analysis (demos)
Take Home Exercise: Data Wrangling

January 12

8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Core Concepts (lecture), Birthday Problem (demo), and Bias-Variance Tradeoff (project)
Take Home Exercise: Cross Validation

January 13

8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Linear Models (lecture) and Credit Default Basic (demo)
Take Home Exercise: Simple Prediction

January 14

8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Model Evaluation (lecture) and Credit Default (project)
Take Home Exercise: Evaluation Metrics

January 15

8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Support Vector Machines (lecture) and Credit Default Advanced (demo)
Take Home Exercise: Expected Value

January 18

8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Similarity & Clustering (lecture) and K-Means Clustering (demo)
Take Home Exercise: Dimension Reduction

January 19

8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Decision Trees (lecture) and Home Sales (project)
Take Home Exercise: Complex Prediction

January 20

8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Neural Networks (lecture) and Image Recognition (demo)
Take Home Exercise: Image Augmentation

January 21

8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Text Analysis (lecture) and Pre-screen Applications (project)
Take Home Exercise: Sentiment Analysis

January 22

8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Business Examples and Data-Driven Strategy (lectures)
Take Home Exercise: Course Review

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Date

Jan 11 - 22 2021

Time

PST
8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Location

Virtual

Organizer

GIX Professional Learning Programs
Phone
(206) 897-9050
Email
gix@uw.edu
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Speaker

  • Professor Kenneth Younge
    Professor Kenneth Younge

    Professor Kenneth Younge is an Associate Professor at EPFL, the Chair of the Technology and Innovation Strategy Lab, and Program Director for DSFM. He has started four companies and worked in the roles of Director of Development, Consultant, CTO, and President.

    Professor Younge currently teaches the Masters course on Data Science for Business, the Doctoral course on Computational Methods for Management, the IML course on Data Science for Logistics, and an eMBA course on Technology and Innovation Strategy. His research focuses on computational economics and digital transformation. His doctoral students and post-doctoral researchers collaborate with a wide range of Swiss and US companies on ongoing research projects.

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