Hosted by the Institute for Quantitative Social Science (IQSS), DataFest is a two-day workshop held during J-term and developed by data practitioners and researchers from across the university. with the purpose of developing participants' skills in working with data. It is structured around the data lifecycle, includes lectures and hands-on sessions focused on data concepts, project planning and data science workflows, processing and analysis, and finally data dissemination. DataFest registration is open to the whole Harvard community, including faculty, post-doctorates, graduate and undergraduate students, and staff. DataFest is a collaborative effort by IQSS and several other institutions from across Harvard University.
For more information on DataFest and to register, please visit the DataFest website.