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Introduction to Machine Learning in R

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From Thursday 01 March 2018 -  09:30am
To Friday 02 March 2018 - 05:00pm

Location Royal Statistical Society, 12 Errol Street, London EC1Y 8LX

Presenters: Doug Ashton


CPD: 12 hours

This is two day course covering the application of machine learning methodology to real world analytics problems. The course outlines the stages involved in a machine learning analysis, and walks through how to perform them using the R programming language and the caret library.  Participants will be provided with exercises to complete in R so as to gain hands on experience in using the methods presented. 

The individual stages of: problem formulation, data preparation, feature engineering, model selection and model refinement will be walked through in detail giving participants a solid process to follow for any machine learning analysis. This includes methods for evaluating machine learning models in terms of a performance metric as well as assessing bias and variance.

We have 1 place available on this course - register now to avoid disappointment!

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