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Data Science Course

31 MAY: 10:00-18:00
1 JUNE: 10:00-18:00
Location: HALL 1

Dr. Mohammad Shokoohi-Yekta
Lead Applied Scientist, Microsoft
Instructor, Stanford University

Learn from a world-renowned university professor how to apply data science to drive AI adoption within organizations.

A rare learning opportunity from an instructor at one of the world’s top universities, this two days workshop will help you understand how data science can be applied in your organization, and enable you to drive adoption and implementation of AI. The course has proved to be one of the most popular courses at Stanford in recent years, with many students on the waiting list each quarter.

DAY 1 Agenda:
  • Inspiring applications of Data Science and AI
  • Install/run R and RStudio
  • Introductory programming in R and data visualization using the “ggplot2” package
  • Data manipulation and statistical analysis
DAY 2 Agenda:
  • Introduction to Machine Learning
  • Predictive modeling: Training regression and classification models to predict the future
  • Clustering algorithms
  • Building recommender systems by applying association rule mining
  • Advanced Topics: Deep Learning and the future of Data Science

Programming in Python


Dr. Mohammad Shokoohi-Yekta
Lead Applied Scientist, Microsoft
Instructor, Stanford University

Hands-on workshop from Microsoft’s Lead Data Scientist to provide rigorous intro to Python programming.

This hands-on workshop will provide a gentle yet rigorous introduction to programming using Python. Designed for highly motivated students with little or no prior experience in programming, the course will show how to tackle a real-world problem, design an efficient solution, and implement it in Python. Topics will include Python installation, basic programming concepts, IF conditions, repetitive tasks/loops, arrays, lists, and functions. This session will be very interactive, and will explore real-world applications. For example, we will design and implement a calculator or simple games such as Hangman and Snake. By the end of the workshop, students will have acquired direct experience with computer programming in Python, which will help them learn and understand other programming languages.

  • Intro to Programming
  • Getting started with Python
  • Variables, Assignment, Operators
  • Built-in functions, if statements
  • While/For Loops
  • Arrays/Lists, Data structures
  • Search/Sorting algorithms
  • Import Data Sets, Clean Data Sets, Correlation Analysis
  • Define Functions, Object Oriented Design

Certified Blockchain Expert


Pranav Bhardwaj
Blockchain Council

Intro to facets of Blockchain, the industry growing around it, and Blockchain-based business applications.

Blockchain Technology is more than just a tech. It is emerging rapidly and has a vast scope in the near future. The Blockchain has multiple use cases ranging from a financial network to a software or as a distributed ledger. Owing to this multitude of benefits and features, a plethora of companies are now shifting from a centralized and traditional working system to this trending and futuristic technology, “Blockchain”. Blockchain Council creates an environment and raises awareness among businesses, enterprises, developers, and society by educating them in the Blockchain space. We are a private de-facto organization working individually and proliferating Blockchain Technology globally.

DAY 1 Agenda:
  • Origin of Blockchain technology
  • Introduction to Blockchain
  • Tokenize Everything
  • Blockchain ecosystem
  • Blockchain mining
  • Transactions UTXO Vs Account Model
DAY 2 Agenda:
  • Security and Privacy
  • Other consenses mechanisms in Blockchain
  • Blockchain solutions - steps and measures
  • Blockchain in government initiatives (use cases)
  • Blockchain in the financial industry (use cases)
  • Other use cases (supply chain, automotive, healthcare, etc)

Certified Metaverse Expert

2 JUNE: 10:00-18:00
Location: HALL 1

Pranav Bhardwaj
Blockchain Council

Gain a deep understanding of the Metaverse and the way we interact with the emerging future of the Web.

The certification will also assist you in understanding Blockchain-based business applications and will walk you through the various components of Blockchain technologies and how they affect enterprise imperatives. In addition, you'll learn how to interact with business executives in a practical way and match their needs with pragmatic and immediately effective solutions, with decentralisation at their heart.

  • Introduction to the Metaverse
  • Technologies involved in the Metaverse
  • Blockchain Adoption in the Metaverse
  • Tools required to build a Metaverse
  • Use cases
  • The future of the Metaverse

Data Leaders Masterclass


Timothy Oriedo
Entrepreneur, CEO, Predictive Analytics Lab

Deep dive curriculum for execs to cascade big data culture, embed data and analytics in every business function.

Intended for Executives to understand the role of Data and Data Analysis in business analytics and to gain an in-depth understanding of Data structure in an organization. Brief overview of tools used for data collection and analytics Upskill the executives on how to champion and structure a big data and analytics program and culture in an organization. Get a clear picture on what is Data and why is it being seen as the next big thing and why it is revolutionizing the world and how Data comes from all areas of an enterprise and in the past, most of it was ignored. And the Data that Organizations have at the moment can transform the organization’s brand. And also the Role of Data in transforming an organization. Platform Business Models and their implications to African businesses.

DAY 1 Agenda:
  • Understand the role of Data and Data Science in business analytics
  • Overview of tools used for data science.
  • Future Value of Data (Interactive session)
  • Big Data Applications industry Applications (Retail, Banking, Manufacturing, Government, Insurance, Tourism, Agriculture, Education, Telecommunications, Media)
  • Developing and structuring a big data and analytics program and culture in an organization
  • Consumer Data Protection Laws and impact to business and organization’s
DAY 2 Agenda:
  • Considering and selecting range and of Business Data – Structured vs Unstructured, Internal vs External, Orthogonal Data
  • Developing and structuring a big data and analytics program and culture in an organization
  • Procurement Sandbox: Assess the Fitness, Delivery, Compliance, tech Test and ROI of A Big Data software system from vendor before onboarding.
  • Big Data Business Applications in HR, Finance, Marketing
  • Getting Started in Developing A Data Strategy for your organisation.
  • Data Science Talent sourcing