Cambridge Sparks: Data Science

11th February 2017 (9.30pm)

We will be hosting Cambridge Spark on 11/12th of February. Please click here for their full offering. However, below a list of learning for the weekend:


You will learn all the core skills you need to start practising as a data scientist.

  • Preprocessing (scaling, log transformations, imputation, hot coding)
  • Exploratory data analysis and interactive visualisation
  • Unsupervised learning (k-means clustering, hierarchical clustering)
  • Dimensionality reduction and feature extraction (PCA, t-SNE)
  • Supervised learning (decision trees)

Languages and libraries

  • Python programming language
  • numpy and pandas for data manipulation
  • scikit-learn for machine learning algorithms
  • plotly for interactive visualisations

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THECUBE is a coworking space in Shoreditch, East London. We host events around technology, design and science.