Increase your skill and employability – in 2 days

No matter the nature of the company you work at. The type of business you run.
Or even if you’re someone exploring the market.

Just like how so many of our students did… 

What’s Data Science & Why Learn It?

Data is changing how companies today operate and drive revenue. 

Think of organizations like Amazon, AirAsia or Grab.

All of them rely heavily on big data – to make business decisions that increases their profits or reduce their operating cost.

This 2-day workshop provides you with the ability & skills of a data scientist – to mine big data, clean data, model and perform data analysis. You’ll experience using tools such as Python – to perform tasks from data science processes to predictive analysis.

Introducing Data Science Jumpstarter

A two-days practical data science workshop – for starters.

11th & 12th May 2019 (2 Days)
9AM – 12PM
Venue: LEAD Johor, 64A, Jalan Dedap 7, Johor Jaya, 81100 Johor Bahru.

What You’ll Learn In This Workshop?

This workshop is designed with the beginner in mind.
You don’t need prior programming or tech knowledge to be able to follow.

Understanding Big Data

Learn what is big data? And the difference of big data and data science? 

Learn about data and why it is so valuable in this module.


As a data professional, you need to know how to build your data workflow, formulate a hypothesis, do data cleansing and explore deep data analysis.

Machine Learning for Business

Learn to harness the power of machine learning to develop programs that can help you make business predictions based on data.

APPLY Artificial Intelligence

Learn to use AI and machine learning algorithms to gain the upper advantage for business.

Who Should Join This Workshop?

  • Aspiring data scientist
  • Business Owners
  • Working professionals

Aspiring Data Scientist

Are you trying to break into data science to work with data and business? This workshop will teach you the core competencies and shortcut your career pathway.

Business Owner

Do you run a business and want to find ways to use big data and A.I. to drive sales for your business? 

Working Professionals

Pick up data science and add it to your skill set. Upgrade your value as an employee or business owner. It’ll be worth it.

Dr. Lau Cher Han
Chief Data Scientist, Founder of LEAD

Your Mentor

Chief data scientist, CTO, machine learning researcher, Microsoft Excel world champion and state advisor for Johor Corporation.

Through his 15 years of experience in software development, database technologies, data mining, and big data analytics – he has consulted companies such as Intel, Jabil, HP & IBM.

Dr. Lau has helped over 1000s of individuals break into a tech career.

Jumpstart Your Data Science Skills

Whether your goal is to becoming a data scientist or manage a team of data experts – this hands-on workshop will equip you with the much-needed skills.

Date: 11th & 12th May 2019 (Sat & Sun)  |  Time: 9:00AM 12:00PM  | 
LEAD Johor, 64A & B, Jalan Dedap 7, Johor Jaya, 81100 Johor Bahru, Johor

If you prefer to register manually,  contact: or call +6 016-473 7281

What To Bring With YOu

Firstly, bring yourself. Secondly, bring your laptop to follow through the class. 
Instructions to install the software (Anaconda) will be sent to you upon registration.

Workshop Agenda

What you’re going to learn in these two days.

Day 1

  • What data scientists do and conditioning your mindset.
  • Using the Data science framework.
  • Developing a hypothesis with data.
  • Recasting problems as data science questions.


Day 2

  • Practical exercise: Predicting actual sales commissions.
  • Performing exploratory data analysis.
  • Experimenting with logistic regression.
  • Recap of entire workshop.


Workshop Details

Address: LEAD JB Office, 64A & B, Jalan Dedap 7, Johor Jaya, 81100 Johor Bahru, Johor
Date: 11th & 12th May 2019 (Saturday & Sunday)
Time: 9:00AM to 12:00PM (Both Days)

LEAD Johor

The workshop will be held here!
Address: 64A & B, Jalan Dedap 7, Johor Jaya, 81100 Johor Bahru, Johor

What Our Students Say

Data Science Jumpstarter is a workshop that has influenced and helped hundreds of people move into data science.

The data science course by LEAD has helped me land a job at Deloitte as a data scientist. I’m even surprised myself because I did not have a tech background.

Chen K

Data Scientist, Deloitte

I’ve learnt how to do things faster, as in the types of software and tools to use to achieve some data processing problems. One of it is to optimise the recommendation engine at Job Street. 


Data Scientist, SEEKAsia Jobstreet

I need to deal with predictive analytics in my day job, where expectations on data science was very high. The data science course by LEAD has helped me know where to start when it comes to data analysis. 

Shafiq Iqbal

Service Engineer, GE Oil & Gas

You’ll receive a cert at the end.

It’s your accomplishment for completing the course.  You’ll receive a completion certificate at the end.

HRDF Certified

LEAD is an HRDF certified training institute.

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