Latest Events

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North Coders Java Conversion Course

7-25 August 2017

Northcoders have created a 3-week Java conversion course for Software Developers who would like to get to grips with Java and related enterprise tools and practices. You know how to code. You know how things work with a non-Java stack. You will be raring to prove that you can pick up any new…

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Data for Policy 2017 Conference

6-7 September 2017

Data for Policy is an independent initiative launched in 2015 at its inaugural conference “Policy-making in the Big Data Era: Opportunities and Challenges” that was hosted by the University of Cambridge. The second conference “Frontiers of Data Science for Government: Ideas, Practices, and…

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Fuzzy Set Qualitative Comparative Analysis (fsQCA)

8 September 2017

Qualitative Comparative Analysis is a systematic method of studying data on multiple comparable cases from about N=8 through to large datasets of N=10,000 etc. The QCA methods firstly involve casing, i.e. delineating cases; secondly organising a systematic data matrix (we will show these ...

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HackZurich Hackathon

15-17 September 2017

HackZurich features as part of the Digital Festival, and this year, it will be running from Friday, 15 September, to Sunday, 17 September 2017. Founded in 2014, HackZurich has rapidly developed into one of the largest and most prestigious hackathons in Europe. A total of 550 international…

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Practical Skills for Data Analysts

25 September 2017

This course will show participants how to use statistical analysis software, in this instance SPSS. In the course, participants will be introduced to the SPSS environment as well as useful key concepts (such as cases, variables, values, and levels of measurement) to perform basic descriptive ...

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WEBINAR: Anonymisation theory and practice

28 September 2017

In this webinar we will discuss the ideas and principles that underpin the concept of anonymisation. The speaker will demystify the term and other related concepts and argue for a holistic, functional approach to the topic. He will then go on to describe a practical system to the anonymisation ...

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