Data Science Hong Kong

DSHK: the data science community of Hong Kong

Upcoming meetup

Date: February 9th 2020 @ 12:01 PM


Guy FreemanGuy FreemanUsing data science to understand the Wuhan coronavirus

Free 90 minute tutorial on gathering data programmatically about the novel coronavirus outbreak, analysing it for patterns, and visualizing any insights. Rundown Noon: Dr. Guy Freeman will talk about gathering online data for one's own purposes, e.g. the number of cases over time, or search volumes of certain terms. 12:30pm: Dr. Scott Edmunds will talk about the sequencing data, what is available and how to analyse and understand, e.g., nextstrain. 1pm: Professor Ben Cowling will talk about the data and calculations behind measuring the transmission dynamics of 2019-nCoV that were used to write this NEJM paper:

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