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Session Details2019-01-07T06:21:08-05:00

Learning R Programming - Data Science Primer for Developers and Managers

Presented by: Pierre DeBois

R programming has become a useful language in the field of data science. It has allowed practitioners to apply statistical frameworks to a vast array of data models. But where does one start to learn the principles in the language that lead to developing useful models?

This workshop will go through the basic usage of R programming including: * The basic programming protocols for importing data * The basics of RStudio (the IDE used for R) as well as other platforms * Incorporating Markdown * Data sources and ideas for creating models, from regression to sentiment analysis * Geolocation * Data visualization with ggplot

Level: Introductory and overview