ECOSCOPE

The Ecosystem Services, Commercialization Platforms and Entrepreneurship (ECOSCOPE) industrial stream NSERC CREATE training program provides UBC students and post-docs with the skills needed to translate environmental sequence information derived from studying microbial communities in natural and engineered ecosystems into commercial and entrepreneurial activities.

 

 Events

Title Description Date Theme
Reproducible Research

1:00pm – 4:00pm each day Oct 21 & 23 (M/W). In this series, we introduce computational reproducibility and its importance to modern research.

21 October 2019 - 1:00pm Research Skills
Introduction to R

In this workshop, you are introduced to R and RStudio at the beginner level. This condensed 2-hour workshop is meant to get you started in R and acts as a pre-requisite for ALL of other ECOSCOPE R Series workshops

13 November 2019 - 2:00pm Research Skills
Intermediate R programming

1:00pm – 4:00pm each day Nov 18 & 20 (M/W). In this workshop, you use R as a programming environment, allowing you to write more complex, yet clearer data analysis code. We will teach you three fundamental concepts of R programming: functions, classes, and packages.

18 November 2019 - 1:00pm Research Skills
Introduction to R

In this workshop, you are introduced to R and RStudio at the beginner level. This condensed 2-hour workshop is meant to get you started in R and acts as a pre-requisite for ALL of other ECOSCOPE R Series workshops

16 January 2020 - 2:00pm Research Skills
The R Tidyverse

1:00pm – 4:00pm each day Jan 21 & 23 (T/Th).  In this workshop, we delve into data manipulation using dplyr / tidyr and graphics with ggplot in R.

21 January 2020 - 1:00pm Research Skills
Introduction to R

In this workshop, you are introduced to R and RStudio at the beginner level. This condensed 2-hour workshop is meant to get you started in R and acts as a pre-requisite for ALL of other ECOSCOPE R Series workshops

6 February 2020 - 2:00pm Research Skills
Statistical Models in R

1:00pm – 4:00pm each day Feb 11 & 13 (T/Th). In this workshop series, we introduce various types of regression models and how they are implemented in R. We will cover linear regression, ANOVA, ANCOVA and mixed effects models for continuous response data, logistic regression binary response data, and Poisson and Negative Binomial regression for count response data.

11 February 2020 - 1:00pm Research Skills