Past Meetup

October Austin UserRs Group Meetup: HTML/CSS Reports & Text Mining/NLP in R

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HTML/CSS Report building in R

Jesse Sampson (

Jesse will present a follow-up to David P's fun and informative talk on reporting using Brew and Knitr, focusing this time on HTML/CSS output instead of TeX. The presentation will also cover tools such as the googleVis package that now allow useRs to move seamlessly from data to well-realized, interactive web content.

Survey of Text Mining / NLP in R

Ike Okonkwo (

Ike will be going over the different text mining facilities / packages in R with detailed examples. He will also cover building a simple text classifier for a sample dataset.

BEER and PIZZA will be provided so come and get to know your fellow Austin UseRs.

Thanks to Revolution Analytics ( ) and Bazaarvoice ( ) for their sponsorship!

Thanks to Infochimps ( ) for hosting us!