The purpose of the course is to give a short introduction to the
emerging area of analytics and data science. It serves the purpose
of providing a short overview of he subareas and the topics covered
in the "Analytics and Data Science” minor. Information about the minor can be found here.
will be structured by guest lectures of the professors affiliated
with the module. Slides for all the lectures will be posted in mycourses.
For passing the course there are two requirements.
1. Attend at least 5 out of the 6 lectures.
2. Write a diary on the lectures attended (more info under Assignments).
The agenda of the seminar for the autumn 2016 is as follows:
Sep 12 : Aris Gionis (SCI)
Sep 19 : Matti Sarvimäki (BIZ), Keijo Heljanko (SCI)
Sep 26 : Kirsi Virrantaus (ENG), Antti Toppila (SCI)
Oct 3 : Pekka Marttinen (SCI), Mikko Kurimo (ELEC)
Oct 10 : Jari Saramäki (SCI), Pekka Malo (BIZ)
Oct 17 : Petteri Kaski (SCI), Pauliina Ilmonen (SCI)