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Summer Workshops on Fundamentals of Data Science

Each year, ICME offers a variety of summer workshops open to students, external partners, and the wider community. This year's series of day-long workshops is happening from August 15-20, 2016, as detailed below.  All workshops are from 9:00 a.m.-4:45 p.m., four 75-minute sessions, separated by time for breaks. Please note that these are not Stanford for-credit courses.

Registration is required, and will be issued on a first-come first-served basis to students and ICME External Partners. Other community members are welcome to attend, space permitting. Room locations will be given to those who register. 


2016 Summer Workshop Series

Monday, August 15

  • Introduction to Scientific Python   Register here  Instructor: Nick Henderson
  • Introduction to Programming in R    Register here   Instructors: Andreas Santucci and Lan Huong Nguyen
  • Advanced MATLAB for Scientific Computing   Register here  Instructor: Danielle Maddix

Tuesday, August 16

  • Introduction to Matrix Computations    Register here  Instructor: Margot Gerritsen
  • Connections Between Computational Neuroscience and Deep Learning    Register here  Instructor: Dave Deriso

Wednesday, August 17

  • Introduction to Mathematical Optimization   Register here  Instructor: AJ Friend

Thursday, August 18

  • Introduction to Statistical Data Analysis   Register here  Instructor: James Lambers

Friday, August 19

  • Introduction to Machine Learning   Register here  Instructors: Alex Ioannidis and Gabriel Maher

Saturday, August 20

  • Data Visualization    Register here  Instructor: Dave Deriso
Monday, August 15, 2016 - 9:00am to Saturday, August 20, 2016 - 4:45pm