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Text mining and NLP with R

Text mining and NLP with R

Learn how to analyze and gain insights form text data using R!

Tidspunkt

30.04.2019 kl. 12.30 - 01.05.2019 kl. 15.30

Beskrivelse

Building on a basic knowledge of R, this workshop series teaches you how to work with textual data in R. The series will cover everything from reading text data into R, various text mining techniques to basic Natural Language Processing (NLP) algorithms.

 

This workshop will cover:

  • Loading textual data into R
  • Familiarity with essential text mining packages (tidytext, tm, textmineR etc.)
  • Building a corpus in R
  • Pre-processing text data for analysis
  • Exploring key features of texts (keywords, word associations)
  • Discovering common themes in texts using topic modelling
  • Analyzing data from Twitter

 

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Times

  • 30/04-2019 12:30-15:30
  • 01/05-2019 12:30-15:30

Location

CALDISS – Fibigerstræde 5, room 37 – 9220 Aalborg Ø

Instructor

Associate Professor Arnim Decker

Prerequisites

R basics (see our introduction to R)

Requirements

Own laptop or MacBook.

Participants

Students and staff associated with the Faculty of Social Sciences at AAU.