KNIME Meetup and Data Science Learnathon, Melbourne

- - Melbourne

Our trusted partner, Forest Grove Technology, is hosting two events coming up in Melbourne in June and would like to invite you to join. Here are the descriptions of their events:

June 6: KNIME Meetup

Whether you’re new to KNIME or an experienced professional, we encourage you to join us at this free event to hear about product latest updates and key highlights from the KNIME Summit in Berlin whilst meeting fellow data scientist professionals.

Aside from latest updates there will be short talks on;

  • Leveraging big data analytics with Hadoop, the ‘Local Big Data’ node, Spark and
  • Building a Twitter sentiment analysis model leveraging Azure Machine Learning within KNIME
  • Guided Analytics with KNIME Server for parameter exploration and machine learning model deployment

Canapés and drinks will be provided.

Location: The Cluster - 31 Queen Street, Melbourne

Registration: Melbourne KNIME meetup page.

June 7: Data Science Learnathon

Join us this June at the next free Data Science Learnathon in Melbourne where we will be joined by Senior Data Analytics Consultant, Heshan Henry and Director of Analytics and Product Strategy, Craig Cullum for a morning of workflow-based hands-on KNIME exercises. Find out how you can transform your data engineers and data scientist approach with hands on exercises. You’ll learn how to;

  • Navigate KNIME Analytics Platform with hints and tips along the way
  • Connect to data sources including Excel, popular databases and cloud data sources
  • Perform data cleansing, transformation ready for analytics and machine learning
  • Apply AI with the latest machine learning algorithms
  • Visualise your results within KNIME or your chosen Business Intelligence tool


  • 08:30 - Registration opens
  • 09:00 - Welcome and Introduction
  • 09:15 - Introduction to KNIME Analytics Platform
  • 09:45 - The Data Science Cycle: From raw data to deployment
  • 10:10 - Let's work and learn!
  • 12:30 - Networking

Location: The Cluster - 31 Queen Street, Melbourne

Registration: Forest Grove Technology registration page.