REPORT ON THE ONLINE SESSION ON“INTRODUCTION TO DATA SCIENCE
Date: 29th May 2020
An online session on the topic “Introduction to Data Science” was organised by the Department of Computer Science & Engineering, SCMS School of Engineering and Technology in Association with IEEE SSET Student’s Branch on 29th May 2020 from 10:00am to 11:00am. The speaker was Mr. Praveen Devabalan who is now the Senior Manager in PM (Azure Eng)- Microsoft, Redmond. There were 98 participants for the session including students and faculty of Department of Computer Science & Engineering and other Departments. In the session, he gave an Introduction to Data Science and its applicability in the real world. He gave an insight of Machine learning and Data Science in detail with real time examples. How to analysis data and to draw inference from the given data set was demonstrated on a live dataset. The concepts and steps were well defined and explained in the session
He concluded the session by discussing and giving scenarios where the techniques of data analysis were used.