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Promoting interdisciplinary research and collaboration, driving innovation through optimal decision-making, and training future data scientists.

Workshops

Data Solutions Consulting

Working with government, industry, academia and the not for profit sector, Statistical Consulting Service offers customized data analysis and strategy consultation services for research and professional needs.

Featured Events

Basic and Intermediate Python

Sept. 25 - Data Science Workshop

Basic and Intermediate R

Oct. 2 - Data Science Workshop

Intro. to the Tidyverse in R

Oct. 30 - Data Science Workshop

Machine Learning Part 1

Nov. 20 - Data Science Workshop

Machine Learning in Python - Part 2

Dec. 4 - Data Science Workshop

Spatial Data Science in R

Dec. 11 - Data Science Workshop

News

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UM Phd student Anifat Olawoyin is at the forefront of big data Arctic research

Anifat Olawoyin NOVEMBER 2, 2020 —  When Anifat Olawoyin was invited to help create the first centralized database for the Canadian Arctic, the Nigerian-born UM PhD student immediately agreed and imagined an empty cold-white horizon and polar bears. “Do I get to go up North?” was her first question, she says. Olawoyin was chosen to participate...

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Arctic Research Foundation partners with UM and RRC to revolutionize public access to big Arctic data

A new partnership between the University of Manitoba (UM), Red River College (RRC), and the Arctic Research Foundation (ARF) is setting out to unlock the big data secrets previously hidden in Canada’s Arctic. Ralph Dueck and Reynard Dela Torre from RRC’s applied computer education department and Carson Leung in computer science in the UM Faculty...

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CANSSI Prairies – the University of Manitoba and the Canadian Statistical Sciences institute announce a new collaboration

The University of Manitoba Faculty of Science and the Canadian Statistical Sciences Institute (CANSSI) have agreed to collaborate to promote statistical sciences research and training, both in Canada and internationally; to establish a Regional Centre for the Prairie Region: Manitoba, Saskatchewan, NWT and Nunavut (“CANSSI Prairies”). CANSSI Prairies; will support data-intensive research, provide opportunities for...

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