Centre for Quantitative Analysis & Decision Support

Text Mining and NLP

          2017 Fall CQADS Workshop Series 
          Text Mining and Natural Language Processing

          30 October to 03 November, 2017

          Contents (full description available shortly):
                1. Introduction
                2. Basic Text Analysis (data preparation, simple comparison, visualization)
                3. Kernel Methods
                4. Text Mining Tasks (classification, clustering, sentiment analysis)
                5. NLP Basics
                6. NLP-Assisted Machine Learning (classification, clustering, sentiment analysis)
                7. NLP Tasks (summarization, keyword extraction and topic modeling, markov chain generation, others)

          Cost per participant: $1800 + HST

                - free parking
                - daily coffee, snacks, and lunch
                - course materials
                - 2-week access to the workshop Python/R Notebooks on the CQADS server

          A limited number of fellowships are available to the Carleton community. 

          Registration for this workshop will open on September 1, 2017