Basic operations using core R functionalities

This workshop will familiarize participants with the R environment for statistical computing. R is a free and extremely powerful language and software environment for statistical computing, data analysis, and graphics.

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This workshop will familiarize participants with the R environment for statistical computing. R is a free and extremely powerful language and software environment for statistical computing, data analysis, and graphics. This workshop is designed for those who have little to no experience with R. We will be using tidyverse to introduce importing, manipulating and visualizing data. The objective of the workshop is to teach the basic knowledge necessary to use R independently.

In this workshop you will learn:

Basic operations using core R functionalities

How to read, filter, summarize and visualize data using tidyverse libraries

How to embed R directly into a Markdown document to create dynamic and reproducible documents

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Anastasia Kuprina

Having studied business, Anastasia learnt data analysis and R on the job and in her spare time. She mostly writes R and SQL but in her spare time projects she also uses Python. After work, Anastasia runs a non-profit initiative “codebar” that organises monthly tech workshops for underrepresented groups in the industry.

Carlos Valderrama Montes

Carlos studied a degree in Business Administration and a double degree in Economics and Statistics. Then he worked for 3 years in 2 mobile app start-ups in Barcelona. His hobbies are strategy and RPG video games, metal music, tabletop role-playing games and hitting the gym now and then.

Hazel Kavili

Hazel became a data analyst after studying Statistics in Istanbul. Before joining Seriously, she worked at Wixot as a data analyst and she helped designing Word Search Colorful. During her free time, she takes courses related to her field, goes to concerts or reads books under her red blanket.

Yazin Hatibolgu

Yasin has a M.Sc. degree in quantitative finance with a focus on econometrics at the Vienna University of Economics. He joined the industry at Sproing Interactive Media during his master studies, where he worked on Angry Birds Holiday, Nonstop Chuck Norris and Asterix & Friends. In his spare time, he enjoys playing the guitar and computer games.