Workshops and Hackathon: From Data Sourcing to Publishing (Oct – Nov 2021 series)

Date: 
06/10/2021 to 12/11/2021

We are pleased to offer the following workshops on the theme “From Data Sourcing to Publishing” in this academic year and a hackathon in Term Two, 2021/22. All CUHK students and staff are welcome to join.

Co-organizers: Center for EntrepreneurshipCUHK LibraryData Science and Policy Studies Programme, Department of Cultural and Religious Studies, Department of Management, Department of Social Work, Entrepreneurship and Innovation (EPIN) Minor Programme, School of Journalism and Communication of CUHK

Workshops:

The workshops are classified following the five categories of the data cycle:

  1. Problem Definition
  2. Data Preparation
  3. Analysis/Modeling/Validation
  4. Presentation/Visualization/Storytelling
  5. Deployment

These workshops are organized in a series. Students are highly recommended to attend every workshop to understand the whole data cycle. Students can watch the workshop recordings before attending the next workshop if they cannot attend a particular workshop. 

Guest Speaker: Prof. Bernard Suen, Center for Entrepreneurship, CUHK

Topic Date Time Registration Category
1 2 3 4 5

Introduction to Web Publishing with HTML/CSS and GitHub

23 Oct 2021 (Sat)

9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. 

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2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

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Introduction to Computer Programming in Python

 *Jupyter Notebook will be used in the workshop for programming in Python.

30 Oct 2021 (Sat)

9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. 

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2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

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Introduction to Relational Database and SQL Programming in Python

6 Nov 2021 (Sat)

9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. 

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2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

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Introduction to Web Data Scraping and Cleaning in Python

Part I: 10 Nov 2021 (Wed) 

Part II: 12 Nov 2021 (Fri)

6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

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Introduction to Web Application Development in Python Flask

Tentative Date: Jan 2022

TBA

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Introduction to Web Programming and Data Visualization in JavaScript

Tentative Date: early 2022

TBA

TBA

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Introduction to Exploratory Data Analysis and Machine Learning in Python

Tentative Date: early 2022

TBA

TBA

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Introduction to Deployment of Data Driven Applications in the Cloud

Tentative Date: early 2022

TBA

TBA

       

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Venue: Digital Scholarship Lab, G/F, University Library 

Medium of Instruction: Cantonese (English will be used if users require) 

Enquiries: Email to dslab@lib.cuhk.edu.hk | liblc@cuhk.edu.hk 

Hackathon:

Tentative Date: Term Two, 2021/22 

Aims:

  • Promoting innovation skills, including data and digital competency, to CUHK students and staff.
  • Enhancing multi-disciplinary and multi-dimensional collaboration among CUHK students and staff.

* More details about the Hackathon will be provided later

Workshops and Hackathon: From Data Sourcing to Publishing (Oct – Nov 2021 series)