Abuja RUG is a community of R users both from the industry and academia. The community encompasses users at all skill levels based in Abuja, FCT, Nigeria. We meet to learn, mentor and discuss R-related topics and to promote the use of R.
Our mission is build a strong community of Data Science, AI and ML professional and academics using R in Abuja through collaboration, mentorship seminars, training and conferences.
Experienced Academics and Professionals volunteer in webinars, seminars and classes to help, teach and mentor upcoming Researchers, Data Scientist, Data Analytics.
Whether you are just starting out on machine learning or have years of experience with modeling, tidymodels offers a consistent, flexible framework for your work.
Our guest speaker and well-known instructor, Hamid Abdulsalam, would be taking us step by step through the tidymodels framework which is a collection of packages for modeling and machine learning using tidyverse principles.
Hamid is the Lead Data Scientist at Factual Analytics, Nigeria. His research interests include statistical inference, statistical computing, machine learning and deep learning. Hamid received a master’s degree in Statistics from the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria and a bachelor’s degree in Statistics from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka. On Datasium, he blogs about data science and analytics.