Introduction to Data Science Webinar Series - Module 2: Regression amd Regularization Algorithms (Session 2)

Thursday, January 31, 2019
Event type: 
11:00 am to 1:00 pm PST

All sessions will be delivered live and online via the Gotowebinar system.

Can’t attend the live session? This presentation will be recorded and posted on the PopData's YouTube channel and the CANUE website for future reference. We recommend you register for the presentations of your choice so we can send you a link to the latest recorded sessions as they are available.


Presented by Population Data BC and the Canadian Urban Environmental Health Research Consortium. This FREE webinar series aims to highlight the value of specific data science methods and techniques for health and environmental research.

Practicum session

  • Regression with many correlated variables
  • Automatic variable selection, early approaches and problems
  • Gradient descent
  • Regularization (L1 vs L2 vs ElasticNet)

View presentation below.


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