Getting Started With Data Science and Machine Learning
You’ve heard the hype, now come find out what it’s really all about. In this introductory workshop we will share with you the basics on what data science and machine learning are and how you can use them in the nonprofit space. After an overview we will talk about data collection, do a bit of data cleaning and then a bit of reporting. Afterwards we’ll talk about some of the algorithms used in predictive analytics.
- Understand how data science and machine learning are transforming nonprofits today
- Learn about basic data collection and data cleaning
- Discover basic algorithms to use in predictive analytics