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September 2017

Workshop: Using Databases and SQL

September 27 @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm
CT218 Callaghan Campus, NSW 2308 Australia + Google Map

A relational database is an extremely efficient, fast and widespread means of storing structured data, and Structured Query Language (SQL) is the standard means for reading from and writing to databases. Databases use multiple tables, linked by well-defined relationships, to store large amounts of data without needless repetition while maintaining the integrity of your data. Moving from spreadsheets and text documents to a structured relational database can be a steep learning curve, but one that will reward you many times…

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October 2017

Workshop: Powerful text searching and matching with regular expressions

October 25 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
MCG63, Callaghan Campus
UON, NSW 2308 Australia
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Have you ever wanted to extract phone numbers out of a block of unstructured text? Or email addresses. Or find all the words that start with “e” and end with “ed”, no matter their length? Or search through DNA sequences for a pattern? Or extract coordinates from GPS data? Regular Expressions (regexes) are a powerful way to handle a multitude of different types of data. They can be used to find patterns in text and make sophisticated replacements. Think of…

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Workshop: Data Visualisation with Google Fusion Tables

October 25 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
MCG63, Callaghan Campus
UON, NSW 2308 Australia
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Have you got data in different forms that you want to compare directly? Do you want to show your data on a map to improve your research message? This workshop is an introduction to data visualisation techniques using hands-on activities in Google Fusion Tables. The course is ideal for participants who work with large data sets and want to convey their research outcomes clearly and persuasively in a visual manner. By merging geospatial data and crime statistics to create a…

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