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R Workshop X: Interactive Documents from R

Slidify | Interactive Docs with R Markdown

Speaker: Professor Ramnath Vaidyanathan from McGill Mode: Google Hangout. 

In this workshop, you will learn how to use Slidify to create, customize and share interactive web documents using R Markdown. The workshop would cover the following topics.

1. Introduction to Slidify

2. Authoring a Document

3. Styling with Frameworks

4. Customizing using Layouts

5. Extending with Widgets

6. Articles, Blogs and More!


All slides and demos used for the workshop are available on github. I would recommend downloading them on your machine, and making sure that you have the required packages installed, as in the instructions.



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  • Felix

    Vivian as usual, great!!!

    February 24, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    Thanks for a great event!

    I look forward to the next one.

    February 21, 2014

  • Mike S.

    On Mactintosh open a terminal and navigate to the myDeck folder. Run 'python -m SimpleHTTPServer" then open localhost:8000 in your browser.

    1 · February 20, 2014

  • Shangxuan Vivian Z.


    code folder:

    wifi: twguest
    pass: tw@gile1

    February 20, 2014

  • Shangxuan Vivian Z.

    Tonight, we will serve veggie lo mein and stir fry of veggie and calamari.

    February 20, 2014

  • Shangxuan Vivian Z.

    Dear attendants, please bring your laptop. You will have chance to do handson and share my screen on your laptop. We use

    February 20, 2014

  • Matthew F.

    I'm going to be stuck on a job and won't be able to attend tonight

    February 20, 2014

  • Shangxuan Vivian Z.

    Dear Attendants, the dinner will be delivered around 6:10pm. Welcome to come early and chat with each others.

    February 20, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    Is it ok to show up 20 minutes late?

    I have a scheduling conflict.

    February 15, 2014

  • Aaron G.

    Will I be able to watch on Google Hangout?

    February 15, 2014

    • Shangxuan Vivian Z.

      I am afraid not. We will interact with Professor Ramnath while everyone are in the same room. We found it is hard to coordinate online and offline communication at the same time by past experience.

      February 15, 2014

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