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R workshop I: R basic (3rd time)

  • Aug 19, 2013 · 7:00 PM
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This is a repeated session of July 8th and July 29th "R workshop I: R basic". You can find useful information from comments at those events.

Special thanks go to Joel Witten, Ilan Man and their generous employer


08/18/2013 Update

Hey everyone, I am changing hosting space due to a unexpected event.

Please pay attention to new address.

Where: On Deck Capital
1400 Broadway
New York, NY 10018

On Deck Capital is on the 25th floor.


08/17/2013 Update

Location: Squarespace will generously sponsor us their office space for this "R workshop I: R basic" event.

The event is held at 459 Broadway(across Grand Street), Floor 5.

There's an elevator entrance around the corner on Grand street.


Vivian Zhang will introduce how to load, clean nyc open data and do basic visualization by R.

Before you come, it will be nice to consider
1. to install Rstudio before you come. You can download Rstudio from
2. to get yourself a free github account, so you can get some R sources right away. sign up at

7:00-8:00 Vivian will explain what R is, what R can do, how R compare to other tools you might already know and use. And She will explain some R codes.
8:00-9:00 individual hack time, you can make sure all the R codes run on your own PC before you go.

We need a lot of volunteers to walk around and help others to debug their codes. If you know R and willing to help others out, please drop me a msg. Thank you very much!

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  • Shangxuan Vivian Z.

    hey dear friends, before you come,please pay attention to the address. We
    Will host tonight's event at On deck capital and it is near to Bryant park.

    August 19, 2013

  • Emily

    Sorry that I won't be able to attend tonight, but I'm looking forward to future workshops & events!

    August 19, 2013

  • srikrishna

    Please include me in the waiting list

    July 29, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    MBA grad student

    July 22, 2013

  • Shangxuan Vivian Z.

    Please bring more female engineer friends if they might also be interested. We want more women in Data Science.

    1 · July 12, 2013

  • Iouri C.

    Trying to get on the schedule for part 1

    July 10, 2013

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