The ML4Microbiome Training School 2021 will be held virtually on 27-28 September & 4-7-8 October 2021!
Visit the Training school webpage, look at the programme and register. Registration is free and open to everybody who is interested in learning about Machine Learning applied to the analysis of microbiome data.
Microbiome sampling & wet-lab basics, study design
Metagenomic data analysis for human gut microbiota: statistical specificity of microbiome data
Statistical analysis of microbiome data
Compositional data analysis
Machine learning: basic concepts
Avoiding compositionality and absolute abundance profiling
Discussion on rarefying, clustering and data transformation (alr/clr/ilr)
Unsupervised learning: Basic approaches
Supervised machine learning: Methods and Model Quality Assessment
Hands-on sessions on Unsupervised & Supervised Machine Learning