Data Analytics Workshop

Data Science Workshops

We organize workshops on  data analytics and open science to strengthen researchers and educators. We prioritize women to help close the research gender gap in STEM and Policy Making.

COHORT 3,4,5,6. 

WITIN  and UPTH  with support from The International Network for Advancing Science and Policy (INASP) and AuthorAID UK are hosting a 4-day physical Data Science Workshop in Lagos and Port Harcourt as well as a 4-day virtual workshop for selected cohorts(4) of Early Career Researchers (ECRs). An ECR is generally considered as someone within eight years of the award of the Ph.D. Those enrolled in a Masters’ degree program can also apply . The Workshop is tagged “Introduction to Data Science using R Statistical Software” will hold in Lagos, Port Harcourt and Virtually.


Dates:7th- 10th Nov 2022
Time: 9am – 3pm daily
Venue: WITIN Conference Hall in Isolo
Registration Deadline: 4th Nov. 22

Dates:22nd- 25th
Nov 2022
Time: 9am – 3pm daily
Venue: UPTH
Registration Deadline: 18th Nov. 22

Virtual (2 Cohorts)
Dates:7th- 10th Dec 2022
Time: 9am – 3pm daily
Venue: Virtual
Registration Deadline: 2nd Dec. 22

For registration, please follow the link:
For interested participants who do not reside in Lagos or Port Harcourt, please select the virtual option. The training is FREE. It is Sponsored and Supported by INASP and AuthorAID


An intensive and immersive workshop  starting on 7th of October 2022 and spread over two weeks; followed by an additional but optional 4-week window for project; requires in-person attendance for 2 days at WITIN’s  Office in Isolo, Lagos State .  Participants would carry out optional projects between week 3-6.  Certificates would also be issued to participants not carrying out projects.

Interested participants would be invited to join our Journal and Writing Club and would be required to publish a paper as part of the output of this workshop. It is optional.

COHORT 1 [PILOT – August 18th – 19th, 2022]

Two days of intensive training on “R for Statistics and Data Science ” held at WITIN office on  August 18th – 19th, 2022; 9am – 4pm daily. See registered participants and attendees