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Hackathon Challenge: (Semi-) Automating DNA Collection. Sara Farmer Noah Hofmann-Smith Jonathan Undy. Outline. Need to assess country preparedness on onset of disaster QUICKLY. Lots of sources, but is not machine accessible. Motivation. Websites: Html, xls , csv , apis etc.

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hackathon challenge semi automating dna collection

Hackathon Challenge: (Semi-) Automating DNA Collection

Sara Farmer

Noah Hofmann-Smith

Jonathan Undy

outline
Outline

Need to assess country preparedness on onset of disaster QUICKLY.

Lots of sources, but is not machine accessible.

motivation
Motivation

Websites: Html, xls, csv, apisetc

Template Creator

Analyst

DNA

Partially-filled indicators

spreadsheet

Researchers

Completed

indicators spreadsheet

outline 2
Outline 2

Process for automation:

Noah and Jonathan

Sara and team (partially completed already)

loading from csv files to excel noah jonathan
Loading from CSV files to Excel (Noah & Jonathan)

Challenges:

  • Key indicators referred to differently by different sources
  • Several years’ worth of data
  • Countries not included in all datasets
challenges going forward
Challenges going forward
  • Improving data quality. (E.g. unpacking compound data items from the same field.)
  • Continue to develop the standard list of indicators.
  • “Close the loop”. Eliminate manual cleaning of the scraped data.