Python 3: Data cleaning and visualization

  • Event: 2019 CAR Conference
  • Speaker: Karrie Kehoe of ICIJ
  • Date/Time: Thursday, Mar. 7 at 4:45pm
  • Location: Salon 5
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Now that you’ve got a handle on pandas, it’s time to jump into some advanced topics. You know how to import a dataset, but what happens when you load the data and nothing looks right? We’ll walk through cleaning up a dirty dataset with pandas. Then we’ll jump into the fun part: visualizing the data you’ve analyzed with matplotlib.

This session is good for: People who can load and perform basic summary and grouping functions in pandas.

Speaker Bios

  • Data journalist at the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists. Previously Karrie worked for the RTÉ Investigations Unit in Dublin, The Times of London & Sunday Times and the Thomson Reuters Foundation in London. 

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