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CDSI offers a series of workshops on topics related to advanced statistical methods, programming languages, high performance computing, machine learning and general data science.

The workshops are offered for free to the McGill community and priority is given to students.


Co-curricular record approved stamp iconYour participation in these workshops will be recognized on your co-curricular record CCR (only for McGill students; you must attend the full workshop to get recognition).

Winter term workshops
  • Computer Systems

    From understanding filesystems to unix and computing in clusters

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  • Data Science
    with R

    From the basics of programming in R to creating Shiny dashboards

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  • Data Science
    with Python

    First steps in programming in Python and data wrangling

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  • Machine learning
    Natural language processing

    ML topics in R and Python, and NLP topics in Python

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  • Advanced Statistics

    Specialized topics in statistics

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Past workshops

Browse past editions of the CDSI workshops series.

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Our workshops are led by researchers and students with expertise in computational and data science. If you’d like to suggest a workshop, please fill in this form.

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Related workshops

Several initiatives throughout McGill offer training workshops on computational and data-intensive tools and methodologies.

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