The Legend of Data - Ep.10 - Categorical Data

Categorical data are everywhere, but machines are not good at dealing with them. So we need to have different ways of handling categorical data. In this episode, we will briefly introduce come ways of categorical data feature engineering and some machine learning algorithms that are designed to deal with categorical data.

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You can get the slide deck here. The notebook that I used can be found here.

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After having a career in data science, Cheuk now brings her knowledge in data and passion for the tech community as the developer advocate for Anaconda. Cheuk constantly contributes to the open-source community by giving free talks and tutorials and organize sprints to encourage diversity contributions.