The next Data@Breakfast event will take place on Friday, 22 February at 7:00 for 7:30am (UKZMN Westville Campus, Seminar Room 5, Govan Mbeki Building).

This month’s talk is by Katrin Tirok on “Building foundational coding and data science skills in the research community with The Carpentries”.

The Carpentries ( is a not for profit organisation that develops materials and builds a worldwide network of volunteer instructors to teach researchers good practices of data organisation and computing skills to automate tasks, make better use of available data and enhance sharing and reproducibility of research results.