January 27, 2017

Data Science Carnival

 

Come join us in our fun-themed Data Science Carnival, an activity under the Data Sciences Xchange Initiative (DSXi) by Perdana University School of Data Sciences (PU-SDS).

EVENT HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Software/hardware demonstration
  • Workshops
  • Poster showcase presentation
  • Quizzes

Participate in our activities and stand a chance to win great prizes!

Schedule

Time Slot Software
Demonstration
Hardware
Demonstration
Data Science Short Courses
(Introduction to bioinformatics)
0800 – 0900 Registration
0900 – 0930 Opening Ceremony
0930 – 1030 S1 H1 Lecture: Introduction to Biological
Databases and Bioinformatics Tools
1030 – 1100 Tea Break
1100 – 1200 S2 H2 Continuation of Lecture
1200 – 0100 S3 H3 Practical: Exploring Biological
Databases and Bioinformatics Tools
0100 – 0200 Lunch Break
0200 – 0300 S4 H4 Continuation of Practical/Wrap-up
0300 – 0330 Tea Break
0330 – 0400 Poster Showcase/Quiz
0400 – 0500 Seminar & Closing Day 1

Time Slot Software
Demonstration
Hardware
Demonstration
Data Science Short Courses
(Deep Learning)
0930 – 1030 S5 H5 Lecture: Getting Started with
Deep Learning
1030 – 1100 Tea Break
1100 – 1200 S6 H6 Lecture: Deep Learning for
Image Segmentation
1200 – 0100 S7 H7 Continuation of lecture
0100 – 0200 Lunch Break
0200 – 0300 S8 H8 Practical: Use of inference
functionality/Wrap-up
0300 – 0330 Tea Break
0330 – 0400 Poster Showcase/Quiz
0400 – 0500 Seminar & Closing Day 2

Time Slot Software
Demonstration
Hardware
Demonstration
Data Science Short Courses
An Introduction to R
(data analysis)
0930 – 1030 S9 H9 Lecture: Introduction to R
1030 – 1100 Tea Break
1100 – 1200 S10 H10 Data Structures in R
Data import/export
1200 – 0100 S11 H11 Practical: Functions in R
0100 – 0200 Lunch Break
0200 – 0300 S12 H12 Continuation of Practical/Wrap-up
0300 – 0330 Tea Break
0330 – 0400 Poster Showcase/Quiz
0400 – 0500 Closing Ceremony

See detailed short course programme here.

Poster Showcase & Quizzes



Poster Showcase FAQ

  • Epigenetics
  • Drug design and discovery
  • Imaging informatics
  • Translational bioinformatics
  • Population genetics
  • Algorithms and Software Tools
  • Next Generation Sequencing
  • Genomics and Proteomics
  • Biostatistics and Stochastic Models
  • Systems Biology
  • Structural Bioinformatics
  • Deep Learning
  • Predictive Analytics
  • Machine Learning
  • Natural Language Processing
  • Probabilistic Programming
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Data Wrangling
Abstract submission : May 2017
Acceptance notification : July – September 2017
Template for submissions can be downloaded from here.
Abstract should be submitted by email to dsxi@perdanauniversity.edu.my.