Lawrence Berkeley Lab Registration for D-Lab Workshops

D-Lab Workshops for LBL

Science IT @ LBL has partnered with D-Lab to offer our workshops to you.

Contact Info:

  • Your LBL main point of contact for questions is: Erin Scharfstein <erin@lbl.gov>
  • Your D-Lab main point of contact for trouble registering, zoom links, etc is: D-Lab Frontdesk <dlab-frontdesk@berkeley.edu>

Troubleshooting: To talk to a live person to troubleshoot a problem accessing a workshop, the fastest way is to drop by our virtual frontdesk between 9am-5pm: https://dlab.berkeley.edu/frontdesk-zoom

Location: All workshops are remote-only via Zoom. Link will be sent on the morning of the event.

Cancellations: If you sign up, but cannot attend, please cancel your registration emailing the contacts list above.

Upcoming events

Mar 05
March 5, 2024, 10:00am to March 14, 2024, 12:00pm
This workshop is a four-part introductory series that will teach you R from scratch with clear introductions, concise examples, and support documents. You will learn how to download and install the open-sourced R Studio software, understand data and basic manipulations, import and subset data,...
Mar 05
March 5, 2024, 2:00pm to March 7, 2024, 4:00pm
For this workshop, we'll provide an introduction to visualization with Python. We'll cover visualization theory and plotting with Matplotlib and Seaborn, working through examples in a Jupyter notebook.
Mar 05
March 5, 2024, 2:00pm to March 7, 2024, 4:00pm
Geospatial data are an important component of data visualization and analysis in the social sciences, humanities, and elsewhere. The Python programming language is a great platform for exploring these data and integrating them into your research.
Mar 05
March 5, 2024, 4:00pm to March 14, 2024, 6:00pm
This workshop is a four-part introductory series that will teach you R from scratch with clear introductions, concise examples, and support documents. You will learn how to download and install the open-sourced R Studio software, understand data and basic manipulations, import and subset data,...
Mar 11
March 11, 2024, 9:00am to March 18, 2024, 11:00am
Geospatial data are an important component of data visualization and analysis in the social sciences, humanities, and elsewhere. The R programming language is a great platform for exploring these data and integrating them into your research. This workshop focuses on fundamental operations for...
Mar 12
March 12, 2024, 2:00pm to March 14, 2024, 5:00pm
The goal of this workshop is to build intuition for deep learning by building, training, and testing models in Python. Rather than a theory-centered approach, we will evaluate deep learning models through empirical results.
Mar 14
March 14, 2024, 10:00am to March 21, 2024, 1:00pm
This two-part workshop series will prepare participants to move forward with research that uses text analysis, with a special focus on humanities and social science applications.
Mar 18
March 18, 2024, 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Teaching with LLMs: Kimberly Vinall, Emily Hellmich, Genevieve Smith, and Ben Spanbock will lead a dialogue on the potential of LLMs in reshaping educational landscapes. It discusses educational challenges such as AI literacy, academic integrity, biases, hallucinations, and privacy issues, as well...
Mar 19
March 19, 2024, 9:00am to March 21, 2024, 11:00am
It is said that 80% of data analysis is spent on the process of cleaning and preparing the data for exploration, visualization, and analysis. This R workshop will introduce the dplyr and tidyr packages to make data wrangling and manipulation easier. Participants will learn how to use these packages...
Mar 20
March 20, 2024, 2:00pm to 4:00pm
This workshop will provide an introduction to graphics in R with ggplot2. Participants will learn how to construct, customize, and export a variety of plot types in order to visualize relationships in data. We will also explore the basic grammar of graphics, including the aesthetics and geometry...