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Essentials Workshop - Integrating Tableau and R

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Want to take your visualization skill set to the next level?

In this Essentials Series Workshop you'll learn to leverage Tableau's aesthetics with R to produce dynamic and visually appealing plots, dashboards and graphics.


Integrating R with Tableau is a powerful way to improve your data dashboards and build interactive plots.

By connecting R through Tableau’s calculated fields we leverage the functionality and power of R with Tableau's aesthetics. Imagine including models you’ve built in R and having access to the numerous packages from the Comprehensive R Archive Network from Tableau!


In this applied workshop we discuss how to establish a connection between R and Tableau, what it can and cannot do, and helpful tips along the way.

Come learn more about this capability and see it in action!


Ryan Chase is a Data Scientist at Deloitte’s DataViz Studio. Previously he worked as a Marketing Analyst at Dish Network and as Stockbroker at Charles Schwab on a dedicated day trader team.

He holds a B.A. in Economics from the University of Colorado and is pursuing his masters in Predictive Analytics at Northwestern.

In his free time Ryan takes Coursera and EdX courses and analyzes his runs in tableau by connecting to the Nike+ API.