Programming with 'R' for Analytics and AI - Foundation Level

Program Fees: SGD 700

[ Approved for SkillsFuture Credit Funding if done together with the Programming with 'R' for Analytics and AI - Intermediate Level Program ]

Program Dates: Sept. 13 - 15, 2017 (Full-time: 8:30 am - 5:30 pm daily )

Program Venue: 51 Anson Road, #09-51A, Anson Centre, Singapore 079904

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Why ‘R’

The programming language ‘ R’ is one of the two most important languages used by data scientists, statisticians and Analytics practitioners. It is also important for those working in the domains of AI and machine learning. The interactive classroom session imparts knowledge of programming and several possible application areas where this knowledge can be put to good use. It also prepares participants to appreciate and cope with organizational ground realities.

Key takeaways for participants:

1. Learn the fundamentals of 'R' programming, the most widely used open source language for Data Science, Analytics & AI apps.

2. Able to write routines and programs to take care of in-house requirements of organisations.

Faculty - Dr. S. Das

Dr. Das graduated in Electrical Engineering and has subsequently done his Ph.D. in the same discipline, after doing his post-graduation in Control Systems.

He has several years of industry experience and is currently an Asst. Professor in the Department of Data Science for a private University, where, among various subjects, he has also been involved in teaching ‘R’.

He has a number of published papers in the domains mentioned to his credit and is a visiting scientist at the Indian Statistical Institute (ISI), involved in the areas of Statistical Quality Control & Operations Research. His research interests include Data Analytics, Stochastic Systems and Real-time Systems