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Reproducibility and Communication in R

This month it is our pleasure to have Noam Ross and our very own Ludmila Janda present on Reproducibility and Communication in R! Visit our Meetup page for more details and to RSVP. Date: Tuesday, November 6, 2018 Time: 6:30pm Host: The New York Times Agenda: 6:30-6:45pm - General networking 6:45-6:55pm - R-Ladies New York Announcements 6:55-7:25pm - Reproducibility in an Office World: A Brief History of Failures and the Odd Success by Noam Ross

Parallel Computing in R

We’re excited to host Jared Lander, Chief Data Scientist of Lander Analytics, the organizer of the New York Open Statistical Programming Meetup and the New York R Conference, and author of R for Everyone, to talk about parallel computing in R. Visit our Meetup page for more details and to RSVP. Date: Tuesday, November 6, 2018 Time: 6:30pm Speaker: Jared Lander Host: OppenheimerFunds Agenda: 6:30-7: Food & networking 7-7:10: Kick-off and announcements

Learn OOP and discover cool finance packages in R

Two of our very own R-Ladies NYC board members will be speaking at our September Meetup! Visit our Meetup page for more details and to RSVP. Date: Tuesday, September 18, 2018 Time: 6:30pm Speakers: Soumya Kalra and Gabriela Hempfling Host: AT&T NYC Data Science Research Center Details: For this event we will explore how to do OOP in R and learn the various use cases of the Performance Analytics Package in R

Building Infrastructure with R

Visit our Meetup page for more details and to RSVP. Date: Thursday, August 9, 2018 Time: 6:30pm Speakers: Soumya Kalra and Emily Dodwell Host: The New York Times For this event we will explore how to build tools and infrastructure with R. Agenda: 6:15-6:30pm Introductions and Social 6:30- 6:45 pm NYT announcements (Data, Tech, HR) 6:45-6:55pm R-Ladies New York Announcements 6:55-7:25pm Object Oriented Programming in R 7:25-7:55pm Big Data in R with Small Prototypes: Scaling

Lightning Talks!

We have an awesome lineup of speakers giving lightning talks! These talks are 5 minutes in length on a wide variety of R and data science topics. Come learn from your peers! Agenda: 6:30-6:55: Food & Networking 6:55-7:00: Introduction by our host 7:00-8:30: Lightning talks 8:30-9:00: Networking Talks and speakers: Using R to Analyze Recruiting Pipelines: Maryam Jahanshahi Freak Your Factors: Luda Janda Cooking Up Statistics: The Science & The Art: Letisha Smith Digital data extraction using R and other tools: Jaya Satagopan Reticulate: An R Interface to Python: Elizabeth Sweeney Who Reads Whom: Text Mining Literary Interviews: Sarah Rankin Teaching the Tidyverse to Coworkers: Erin Grand InteRactive: how to make your reports more engaging with R & Plotly: Gulya Radjapova Debugging Data in R: Hannah Flaherty Sum of Nothing: R, Python pandas, and the different ways to do math with missing data: Christine Zhang Non-Representative Polls: Jennifer Kanjana Breathing New Life into Old PowerPoint Templates: Kelly Dietz The Stories behind Missing Data: Policy and Practice in Social Services: Rika Gorn Cracking the Data Science Interview: Learning from Both Sides of the Interview Table: Catherine Zhou Visit our Meetup page to RSVP.

Introduction to Shiny Apps using NBA data

Come out for our May event for a tutorial on Shiny! Julia Wrobel, a PhD candidate in biostatistics at Columbia University, will be teaching us to make and deploy Shiny apps using NBA data. The materials for this talk can be found on Julia’s website. Bring your laptops so that you can code as you go! Visit our Meetup page for more details and to RSVP. Date: Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Tidy evaluation: Programming with ggplot2 and dplyr

Parallelization of Simulations with the foreach Package and Missing Data in R

Come out to our March event to hear talks from two great R Ladies! First we’ll learn about parallelization of simulations with the foreach R package, with applications to progression free survival assessed using electronic health records. Then we’ll get an introduction to methods for handling missing data in R. Visit our Meetup page for more details and to RSVP. Date: Tuesday, March 20, 2018 Time: 6:30pm Speakers: Elizabeth Sweeney and Mine Dogucu

Creating websites in R

Ever wanted to create a blog or website to share your work or ideas? Join us for a tutorial on creating websites in R! Emily Zabor will cover the basics of creating a website or blog in R. After the tutorial, Daniela Vazquez of R Ladies Buenos Aires and Montevideo, will give us a one-year update on her transition to a data science career. Visit our Meetup page for more details and to RSVP.

R in the World of Education