Past events

Events Archive


February 2 - 3 10:00 am - 2:00 pm AEDT

CDAO: Data & Analytics in Healthcare Online


Through an inspiring speaker faculty, and a range of cutting edge case studies and discussion groups at Data & Analytics in Healthcare Online, you will hear how the leading minds in healthcare are uncovering actionable data insights in the wake of COVID-19.

February 8 10.00am - 11.00am WST

Pawsey Hour “Ask.Me.Anything” Bioinformatics


Pawsey Hour AMA is an opportunity to join in a discussion with Pawsey expert staff and an online community of peers.  February’s topic is “Bioinformatics” so if you have any pressing questions please join the session:

  • New researchers who want to know if Pawsey services are for them, and
  • Current users who have specific questions about our infrastructure and expertise, or their research challenges (within the Pawsey context)
February 16 - 17 10:00 am - 1:30 pm AEDT

CDAO Financial Services Online A/NZ


CDAO Financial Services Online A/NZ will deep dive into how organisations can use data to transform their organisations, ensure growth, secure their sensitive information, and deliver personalised customer experiences whilst supporting risk and regulatory compliance priorities.


March 8 9.00 - 10.30am

International Open Data Day Webinar


Join us as we hear from WA’s Information Commissioner about the importance of open data. We’ll also be joined by a variety of government sectors who will share how open data is adding value to WA projects, and we’ll also give you the opportunity to learn more about Data WA and the data champions network.​

View the recorded session here:

March 10 5.30pm - 7.30pm

Women in Data Science (WiDS) Perth

Auditorium, The University Club of Western Australia

WiDS Perth 2021 will feature an expert panel with leading WA-based data science experts, sharing their different perspectives on what it takes to build a successful career in data science, followed by Q&A and networking.

March 24 11.00am - 12.00pm

Mitigating Exploration Risk in Mining with HPC on Azure

BizData, in partnership with Microsoft and Intel, invite you to take part in an interactive presentation of a new open source, 3D probabilistic geological and geophysical modelling platform running on Azure, the Microsoft cloud.

March 25 3:00-5.00pm

Analytics in Government

L2, 11 Mounts Bay Road

Learn more about how data science and analytics are being used across the WA Government to increase efficiency and generate better outcomes for the community.

March 30 7.00-8.00pm

Future Industries Future Jobs Roadshow

Peter Moyes Anglican Community School

The Future Jobs Roadshow features 4 industries: Cyber Security, Data Science, Life Sciences, and Renewable Energy. The panel will engage in an interactive discussion on these exciting and emerging industries and evolving job/career opportunities.


April 8 8.00am - 5.00pm

Pawsey Supercomputing Centre: Number Crunching using Python

ARRC, 26 Dick Perry Avenue, Kensington

This course is designed for intermediate Python users. It imparts a set of useful skills for number crunching with Python, such as:

  • Making simple plots of data on linear and logarithmic scales
  • Making multiple plots and linking them together
  • Plotting images and matrices
  • Multi-dimensional plotting
  • Making plots interactive with Juptyer
  • And much more