CSNano Seminar Series 18 : Dr Vinod Ramachandran

Seminar Title : “Core Data Science Competencies: Review ” Date : 12 October 2017 (Tuesday)
Time: 8.30 pm – 9.30 pm
Venue : CSNano Meeting Room, Centre for Sustainable Nanomaterials (CSNano),
Ibnu Sina Institute for Scientific & Industrial Research (ISI-SIR),
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Skudai

Dr. Vinod Ramachandran
HELP University
r.vinod@help.edu.my

 


“Core Data Science Competencies”

Data science refers to a data-centric approach towards understanding observable phenomena in the world around us. Multidisciplinary in nature, the goal of data science is to utilize a variety of tools/techniques drawn from mathematics/statistics and computer science to mould data into organized knowledge. In this talk, the author discusses some of the core competencies required for one to pursue a career in data science, injecting experience from the perspective of an academic.