The Library is pleased to collaborate with Center for Entrepreneurship in arranging a series of workshops - Innovation Skills Workshops: Applying Digital Tools in Telling Stories with DATA from March to October 2018. The series consists of 3 workshops well-structured for equipping participants with the skills to combine computational methods with narrative approaches using data to develop web applications for scholarly and creative works. Popular digital tools like Python will be covered. Each workshop consists of 9 hours with theories and practices, starting on Friday night and end on Saturday afternoon:
- Workshop 1: Design Thinking Meets Computational Thinking - Digital Literacy in the Network Age
- Workshop 2: Preparing and Exploring Your Data in Python
- Workshop 3: Visualizing and Publishing Your Data in Python
Welcome CUHK Faculty members, researchers and all students to join this workshop to equip yourself to tell impactful stories with data. Please also keep an eye on the other two workshops. Certificate of Attendance will be issued for participants who have attended ALL THREE workshops.
a. T-shaped Talent and Digital Literacy
Date & Time: 23 March 2018 (Fri), 6:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
b. The Big 3 of web publishing
Date & Time: 24 March 2018 (Sat), 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. & 2:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
a. Preparing (pre-processing) your data for growth (3 hrs)
b. Exploring your data in Python (6 hrs)
c. Publishing Your Project on the Web (3 hrs)
Venue: Digital Scholarship Lab, G/F, University Library
Registration: Click to register (for workshop 1)
Remarks: Users are required to bring their own devices to the workshop.