The University’s College of Engineering held an electronic workshop on data mining and its applications.
The workshop presented by the instructor in the Department of Media Technology Engineering (Lect .Dr. Saad Ahmed Diab) included a comprehensive introduction to the concepts of data mining and other sciences that are relied upon in the work and the most important tasks that are addressed, from classification and cluster algorithms to linkage algorithms and their role in practical and research applications. The workshop also included some practical applications on WEKA software, which is one of the open source programs specialized in data mining and its analysis.
The workshop was attended by many of those interested in this field from universities and institutes inside and outside Iraq.