The TACC Institute Series

Immersive Training in Advanced Computation

Data and Information Analytics

June 19-23, 2017

Want to gain more insight from your data? Is analyzing datasets too much for your favorite spreadsheet? Considering using machine learning to improve insights? Spend a week with TACC's data analysis experts learning about the latest tools and techniques for analyzing and processing your Big Data problems. Try your hand at using R, Jupyter notebooks, Hadoop, and Spark with guided hands-on exercises, spend time one-on-one with our data analysis staff talking about your own projects and goals, and hear about the latest tools and research in Big Data.

Tentative Agenda

  Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
8:30-10:00 Welcome/ Introduction to Data Analysis High Throughput Computing with Launcher Data Management / Movement Seminar: Information Visualization Machine Learning Concepts
10:00-10:15 Break
10:15-11:45 Introduction to Python at TACC Programming with Python Data Analysis with Python Seminar: Data Manipulation (ETL) Databases / Wrap-up / Closing
11:45-1:00 Lunch
1:00-2:30 Introduction to R at TACC Programming with R Data Analysis with R Seminar: Geospatial Visualization Meetings/ Tours
2:30-2:45 Break
2:45-4:15 Introduction to Big Data at TACC Programming Spark with Scala Data Analysis with Spark Seminar: Bioinformatic Visualization
4:15-5:00 Lectures/Meetings/Tours


Thank you for your interest. Registration for this event has closed.

Cancellation/Refund Policy

You may request to cancel your registration and receive a refund (minus $50 administrative charge) up to 14 days before the event starts. Cancellation notices received less than 14 days before the start of the event will not be eligible for a refund.


Your registration fee covers daily parking expenses during the institute.


Breakfast, lunch, and mid-morning and mid-afternoon snacks are all covered as part of your registration fee.