Data Carpentry develops and teaches workshops on the fundamental data skills needed to conduct research. Our mission is to provide researchers high-quality, domain-specific training covering the full lifecycle of data-driven research. Data Carpentry is now a lesson project within The Carpentries, having merged with Software Carpentry in January, 2018. Data Carpentry's focus is on the introductory computational skills needed for data management and analysis in all domains of research. Our lessons are domain-specific, and build on the existing knowledge of learners to enable them to quickly apply skills learned to their own research. Our initial target audience is learners who have little to no prior computational experience. We create a friendly environment for learning to empower researchers and enable data driven discovery.


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Upcoming Workshops

et Debre-Markos University: Software Carpentry Workshop Sep 19-21, 2018
us University of Chicago Sep 20-21, 2018
us University of Illinois Sep 20-21, 2018
de ZB MED Sep 21-24, 2018
us Boise State University Sep 21-21, 2018
us University of Texas at Arlington Sep 22-23, 2018
us Emory University Sep 22-23, 2018
gr INAB|CERTH Sep 24-25, 2018
gb Imperial College London Sep 24-26, 2018
si FAMNIT, University of Primorska Sep 24-25, 2018
no Library Carpentry @ University of Bergen Sep 25-26, 2018
gb UCL Sep 26-27, 2018
et University of Gondar Sep 26-28, 2018
us Montana State University Sep 26-Oct 17, 2018
us Federal Reserve Board Sep 27-28, 2018
us University of Illinois Sep 27-28, 2018
us Texas A&M University-Kingsville Sep 29-30, 2018
us The University of Washington eScience Institute Oct 01-02, 2018
us The University of Washington eScience Institute Oct 01-04, 2018
gb Earlham Institute Oct 02-03, 2018
au University of Southern Queensland Oct 02-03, 2018
us Sotware Carpentry at Regeneron Oct 04-05, 2018
us University of California, San Francisco Oct 05-06, 2018
us UCSF Oct 05-06, 2018
in Faculty of Technology, CEPT University Oct 06-07, 2018
us Colorado School of Mines - Software Carpentry Workshop Oct 06-07, 2018
au Griffith University Oct 08-10, 2018
et Mizan-Tepi University Oct 08-12, 2018
us Stony Brook University Oct 08-09, 2018
au Monash University Library Oct 08-08, 2018
us Stanford University Oct 10-11, 2018
us Florida A&M University Oct 11-12, 2018
de European Molecular Biology Laboratory Oct 16-18, 2018
us UNC Library-SILS Oct 18-19, 2018
us Stonybrook Oct 22-23, 2018
us Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Oct 22-23, 2018
us Brown University Library Oct 22-23, 2018
be University of Ghent Oct 24-25, 2018
us Old Dominion University Oct 25-26, 2018
us Washington State University Oct 25-26, 2018
us Tufts University Nov 09-10, 2018
es Centro de Física Teórica y Matemáticas Nov 28-29, 2018
gb Earlham Institute Jan 22-23, 2019

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