Workshop 3 of Innovation Skills Workshops Series: Visualizing and Publishing Your Data in Python (5-12 Oct 2018)

Date: 
01/09/2018 to 12/10/2018

Workshop 3: Visualizing and Publishing Your Data in Python, the last workshop of the Innovation Skills Workshops: Applying Digital Tools in Telling Stories with DATA Series collaborated with Center for Entrepreneurship will be held on 5, 9 & 12 Oct (3 sessions).  Welcome CUHK Faculty members, researchers and all students to join this workshop to equip yourself to tell impactful stories with data.  Join Certificate of Attendance will be issued for participants who have attended the whole series.

Workshop 3: Visualizing and Publishing Your Data in Python (9 hrs)

Part 1

  1. Review of basic HTML/CSS components for data scraping 
  2. Review Python list and function
  3. Review of data scraping with Python Beautiful Soup
  4. Use of Python Pandas data frame for data presentation and CSV file storage 
  5. Introduction to scrapping tool for non-programmer

Date & Time: 5 Oct 2018 (Fri), 6:30 - 9:30 p.m.

Part 2

  1. Use of Python Pandas for data cleaning and transformation
  2. Connect Jupyter Notebook to Google sheet
  3. Storing/Retrieving data in Google sheet from Jupyter Notebook
  4. Simple data aggregation and statistical analysis in Python and Google Sheet   
  5. Introduction to data cleaning and transformation tool for non-programmer

Date & Time: 9 Oct 2018 (Tue), 6:30 - 9:30 p.m.

Part 3

  1. Use of Python Matplotlib for data exploration and visualisation
  2. Export graphs as png files for embedding in web page 
  3. Overview of data visualisation using JavaScript libraries   
  4. Non-programmer tools for web publishing (Github Desktop, Pingendo, and Google Site)  
  5. Introduction to data visualisation tool for non-programmer

Date & Time: 12 Oct 2018 (Fri), 6:30 - 9:30 p.m.

 

Venue: Digital Scholarship Lab, G/F, University Library
Registration: Click to register
Remarks: Users are required to bring their own devices to the workshop.
Enquiries: dslab@lib.cuhk.edu.hk

2018.10.5-12 Innovation Skills Workshop 3: Visualizing and Publishing Your Data in Python