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Text Mining [Data Science Bootcamp 2017, sessions 17 & 18]

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40 Boulevard d'Anvers

1000 Bruxelles

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Ready to join the Data Science Bootcamp 2017?

We are pleased to open our 24 Data Science Bootcamp's sessions to the public!

In this 2-day module, Jan Wijffels (from BNOSAC) will explain the use of text mining tools for the purpose of data analysis. It covers basic text handling, natural language engineering and statistical modelling on top of textual data.

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  • Data Science professionals.

Prerequisites

  • Knowledge of R; follow one of these courses:

1. http://lstat.kuleuven.be/training/coursedescriptions/statistical-machine-learning-with-r
or

2. https://lstat.kuleuven.be/training/coursedescriptions/AdvancedprogramminginR.html

  • Knowledge of basic Statistics lm/glm

  • Knowledge of Data Manipulation

  • Basic knowledge of Predictive Modelling

Session outline

1. Text encodings
2. Cleaning of text data
3. Regular expressions
4. String distances
5. Graphical displays of text
6. Natural language processing: stemming, parts-of-speech tagging, tokenization, lemmatisation
7. Sentiment analysis
8. Statistical topic detection modelling and visualization (latent diriclet allocation)
9. Visualisation of correlations & topics
10. Word embeddings

11. Document similarities
12. Text alignment.


Practicalities

  • Lunch is included in your ticket.

  • Doors open at 8.30 am.

  • Accesibility: public transport (stop Yser / Ijzer ). We do not have parking but normally there are some parking slots at Rue de Commerçants.

  • Training partners and can contact us via e-mail to request their discount code (training@di-academy.com).

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