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Short course on Basketball Data Science

November 25, 2019 - November 28, 2019

Short course on BASKETBALL DATA SCIENCE by Dr. Marica Manisera (University of Brescia) Saw20117

AUEB Sports Analytics Group announces a short course on

by Dr. Marica Manisera (University of Brescia)

14.15-17.00 Monday 25/11/2019 (AUEB New Building, Room T102, 1st Floor)
Lecture 1
***   Data science in basketball
***   Basketball analytics: state of the art
***   Basketball data
***   Introduction to the R package BasketballAnalyzeR

14.15-17.00 Tuesday 26/11/2019 (AUEB New Building, Room T102, 1st Floor)
Lecture 2
***   Basic statistical analyses using BasketballAnalyzeR (1/2)
***   Pace, Ratings, Four Factors
***   Graphical representations
***   Variability analysis
***   Inequality analysis

​DAY 3
15.15-18.00 Wednesday 27/11/2019 (AUEB Postgraduate Building, Room 609, 6th Floor)
Lecture 3
***   Basic statistical analyses using BasketballAnalyzeR (2/2)
***   Shot charts
***   Discovering Patterns in data

15.15-18.00 Thursday 28/11/2019 (AUEB Postgraduate Building, Room 901, 9th Floor)
Lecture 4
***   Finding groups in data
***   Assignment of exercises to solve


Paola Zuccolotto and Marica Manisera, Basketball Data Science. With Applications in R. CRC Press, forthcoming.

Marco Sandri, Paola Zuccolotto, and Marica Manisera (2019). BasketballAnalyzeR: an R package for the analysis of basketball
data. https://github.com/sndmrc/BasketballAnalyzeR

Marco Sandri, The R package BasketballAnalyzeR, in: Zuccolotto P. and Manisera M., Basketball Data Science, forthcoming,
Chapter 6.

Marica Manisera, Marco Sandri and Paola Zuccolotto (2019), BasketballAnalyzeR: the R package for basketball
analytics. Proceedings of the Conference Smart Statistics for Smart Applications (SIS 2019), Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Milan, 19st-21st June 2019, 395 – 402.

Course Details
The Course will be limited to 40 people. Register here: https://aueb-analytics.wixsite.com/saw2019/registration

​All participants must bring their own laptops fully charged with R and  the R package BasketballAnalyzeR already installed.

How to install it: https://bdsports.unibs.it/basketballanalyzer/
For any problem, please write to [email protected]


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