Data Science Camp


Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 8:30am - 6:30pm


eBay Town Hall

eBay Town Hall
2161 North 1st Street
San Jose, CA 95131

Event Details

We have schedule our Data Science Camp 2015, please join us.
The Data Science Camp event is at eBay in North San Jose, October 25 from 9am to 6pm.  From 9-11am, there is a $40 tutorial on Principal Component Analysis with Applications in R and Python from Dr. Kukuyeva. At 11:25am, we have our keynote presentation, An Update on Distributed Computing with Spark, from Reza Zadeh of Stanford.  Our main room can seat 410 people. At 12:25, we start the session proposals and assigning sessions to time slots and rooms. After lunch, we have our four 50 minute sessions, starting at 2, 3, 4 and 5pm. During each time slot, we can make use of 8 concurrent rooms.
We have held DataMiningCamps since 2009.  This year, we were renaming it to “DataScienceCamp” to be more inclusive of Big Data & Data Mining.  The event is organized by the San Francisco Bay Area chapter of the ACM, or Association of Computing Machinery - the professional society of Computer Science. SFbayACM has been continuously running events since 1957.
For all participants: Please register on

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