Mining Twitter Data

Date: 

Wednesday, January 23, 2013 (All day)

Interested in using Twitter for academic research?  Using R and Python, we will learn how to use the Twitter API and other tools to gather tweets, social networks and other available data and investigate a framework for analyzing it.  Prerequisites: basic programming techniques (you can write a for loop).

Special Location: CGIS-Knafel, K401
Two-day Course!  1pm-4pm, January 23 and 24
Please bring a laptop with Python and R installed.

Materials available here:
http://tutorials.iq.harvard.edu/twitter/