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  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     I really enjoyed talking to some of the other participants prior to the event and over pizza. R is such a great language - to me it is like playing chess. 

    Shelby M. on Jun 20, 2018.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     Great. 

    Mike D. on Jun 20, 2018.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     Great place to learn and network 

    Thomas S. on Apr 13, 2018.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     Very Good 

    Vasu U. on Mar 6, 2018.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     amazing resource 

    Scott B. on Mar 6, 2018.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     I enjoy the friendly gathering and informative conversations in addition to the excellent presentations. 

    John S. on Mar 6, 2018.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     informative and has a solid membership. 

    Victor W. on Mar 5, 2018.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     I'd love to actually have some facilitated networking, as it can be difficult to find people to talk to and have meaningful conversations in 20-30 minutes. As someone trying to build a network, it would be incredibly helpful to facilitate any kind of mentoring opportunities (i.e. match people who want to be a mentor with people who could use one). 

    Ken W. on Sep 20, 2017.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     regularly the best Meetup I attend 

    Dave H. on Sep 19, 2017.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     Excellent 

    Srinivasan R. on Aug 9, 2017.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     :) 

    Santi A. on Jun 13, 2017.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     Pretty informative, this session was lot more thought provoking compared to other meet ups - I saw real people talking about real life projects. Thank you for organizing it. 

    shabbir on Jun 13, 2017.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     It'd be beneficial to mid-level R codes to have intermediate level of lectures/training. 

    Arafat M. on May 11, 2017.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     Nice 

    Andreas B. on Apr 12, 2017.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     great meet up 

    Pete on Apr 11, 2017.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     Awesome presentations - really set a high standard!! 

    Rudy M. on Mar 15, 2017.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     Excellent! 

    Cheyenne W. on Aug 10, 2016.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     Very good program yesterday. Would like to know where the meeting presentations are posted. Can you please send a link to that to the meet up list of attendees. 

    Kam S. on Mar 30, 2016.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     Best Bay Area place to meet and interact with the R community. 

    Edward E. on Oct 20, 2015.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     Met couple of member. Both had great experience and knowledge 

    Harneet S. on Oct 20, 2015.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     The best! 

    Ira S. on Jul 14, 2015.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     excellent! useful talks, interesting people, delicious pizza 

    Alex R. on May 27, 2015.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     ok 

    Avi on May 26, 2015.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     Very nice speakers and fascinating topics presented tonight. Looking forward to the next meetup! 

    Miaojun Z. on May 26, 2015.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     This is one of my favorite meetup groups. I really get exposed to a wide range of ideas. 

    RudyM on Apr 14, 2015.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     Simply Awesome! People are really helpful. 

    Gitanjali on Jan 27, 2015.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     Very good presentations! 

    Elaine J. on Sep 24, 2014.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     It's nice to find people so approachable and willing to share their knowledge with others. I'm really looking forward to the next event. 

    Jerry C. on Aug 13, 2014.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     good presentation 

    Jian J. S. on Aug 12, 2014.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     excellent 

    Gabriela C. on Jun 11, 2014.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     Great. 

    Anahid H. on Jun 10, 2014.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     Awesome 

    Stephen on May 13, 2014.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     Great! 

    Jason B. on Apr 9, 2014.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     looking forward to the next meeting 

    Sivan B. on Mar 18, 2014.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     Excellent 

    Hari L. on Feb 11, 2014.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     I haven't attended very many, but this was the best one I've attended. It'd be great to have them in SF more often, or at the regular alternating schedule with the South Bay. 

    Vinay B. on Dec 18, 2013.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     Excellent 

    Aamir S. on Dec 11, 2013.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     Impressive. Great topics covered. 

    Helen L. on Dec 10, 2013.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     Great. Thanks for organizing. 

    Chris E. on Oct 3, 2013.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     extremely well-organized and useful 

    Ashish on Aug 21, 2013.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     . 

    Dennis N. on Jul 30, 2013.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     This is my third R meetup, so I don't have a representative sample yet;) 

    Matthew J. on Jul 30, 2013.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     Excellent, Thanks! 

    Vijay V. on Jul 30, 2013.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     Outstanding, thank you so much! 

    Kate on May 30, 2013.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     Glad to be a part. 

    John S. on May 29, 2013.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     Great group. 

    gĩthogori on Feb 12, 2013.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     great opportunity to share tips and learn about new R libraries. 

    Carlo C. on Dec 11, 2012.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     Great, I'm impressed with talk 1 and 3. Thanks for your time and effort. 

    Nagappan A. on Sep 12, 2012.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     Great insight into the computing boundaries being surpassed. 

    Jeffrey F. on Sep 12, 2012.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     A very friendly, laid-back, and smart group of people. I've enjoyed the meetup and look forward to future ones. 

    Ariel on Sep 11, 2012.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     Great content. 

    Robert F. on Sep 11, 2012.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     Will try to attend more BARUG meetups. 

    Brian on Jun 22, 2012.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     Good work. Keep them coming. 

    Jiunjiun M. on May 9, 2012.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     thumbs up, always exciting 

    Will F. on Apr 11, 2012.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     Yes 

    Matt D. on Mar 15, 2012.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     I'm not sure yet. 

    Bruce I. on Mar 6, 2012.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     This is a great group of innovative, friendly people to learn from and share with; easily my favorite Meetup Group. 

    Gary M. on Feb 17, 2012.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     good 

    James P. on Feb 17, 2012.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     Very useful and fun! 

    Marianna D. on Dec 14, 2011.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     Smart people, good questions, excellent turnout. The speaker were top notch. A well organized and moderated event. 

    Jim S. on Dec 14, 2011.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     Bay Area useR Group is an appropriate forum to discuss about R Programming Language. 

    Madana B. on Dec 13, 2011.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     The group seems to be a bit more heavily weighted towards data mining types rather than folks like me (who typically are using R more like a Matlab or Python replacement than as a SAS replacement) but I find some of the topics very interesting. I appreciate the effort you guys do in organizing it! 

    Rich G. on Nov 9, 2011.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     I'm looking for more tutorial material, because there is a derth of instructional material on many of the add-on modules. For example, I recently learned lp_solve and igraph modules without much help from good "User's guide" type documentation, all CRAN provides are reference material. More sessions on less esoteric material is desired. 

    Greg O. on Nov 9, 2011.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     Great group! 

    Jitendra M. on Nov 9, 2011.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     Great group/topics! 

    Craig B. on Nov 9, 2011.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     New and emerging - It will be exciting to see how this develops. 

    John-Mark A. on Oct 13, 2011.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     Highly fashionable. 

    Zephyr P. on Jul 13, 2011.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     I appreciate everyone's effort in putting on these meetings. They are very helpful in terms of content as well as networking. 

    Robert C C. on Jul 13, 2011.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     Really impressed by the quality of speakers that they get. I hope to contribute more to the group's organization in the future. 

    Eric L. on Jun 7, 2011.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     interesting group. I think we might benefit from more networking/introductions 

    steven m. on May 11, 2011.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     Outstanding. 

    Tolk on Apr 13, 2011.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     excellent, in-depth domain knowledge shared by experts in stats and R 

    Eric on Apr 12, 2011.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     This was my first event with the Group. So far, amazingly good. 

    Alan M. on Mar 15, 2011.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     Interesting fun good networking 

    Nicholas L. on Feb 9, 2011.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     This was my first meeting. Good, but I'd love to have a little time for audience members to talk about particular struggles and successes they encountered or achieved in the previous month. Or some sort of way for the attendees to talk briefly about what they're doing. I'll probably attend another meeting. 

    Jim F. on Dec 15, 2010.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     I attended a BASAS user's group meeting last Tuesday. SAS and R draw different audiences. R is much more predominantly male, more tightly clustered around age 35 or so, more white, and less formally dressed; also somewhat more geeky, but I do not mean that perjoratively. I suspect that R users take programming and data analysis more seriously than SAS users, who may be more career oriented than technically oriented. There were far more jobs announced or posted at the SAS meeting compared with the R meeting, where I don't believe there any job announcements made, certainly none from the audience. Conversation was easy to make. I didn't sample the pizza, so no opinion there. 

    fjohnson146 on Dec 15, 2010.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     What a delightful group of people! I can barely wait for the next meeting. 

    Dani U. on Dec 15, 2010.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     It was my first meeting, and I enjoyed it. I plan to go to more. 

    Lester W. on Oct 6, 2010.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     A mixed group, levels of R expertise and interest seem to vary wildly. It would be useful to conduct a survey to see what people expect from these meetings. 

    Dick T. on Oct 6, 2010.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     Amazing work being done by the smart team comprising of Jim, David and others ! I wish them all the luck !! 

    Ravi P. on Sep 27, 2010.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     Fantastic. R (and statistics in general) are cross cutting concerns used by people in many walks of life; this group helps us all get together. 

    Robert M. Horton, P. on Sep 16, 2010.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     Excellent! 

    Joseph A. di P. on Sep 15, 2010.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     Reliable connectivity 

    Dan M. on Jul 14, 2010.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     learn new things and keep up with advance. 

    eva w. on May 12, 2010.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     This think this group offers a wealth of knowlege for local users, which can help me grow in my R experience. I noted that there were a lot of first time users for R, it would be great to have a sesion geared toward us newbies were we can get some basic question answered and get some tips 

    Chris A. on May 12, 2010.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     To learn about the wide world of R and its multitude of applications and of course, to meet other people who live and breath the language. 

    Chris W. on Mar 10, 2010.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     Folks with an interest in statistics and analysis would enjoy this group, the topics are relevant and it seems like a good group of people that attend regularly. 

    Dan W on Dec 9, 2009.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     It's a great way to meet technical experts in fields unrelated to your own, and still be able to communicate using the same language (pun intended). Moreover, 'R' is an indispensable technical tool, so why not learn more about it from folks who use it often? 

    Mike W. on Dec 9, 2009.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     Learn more about R. Meet more people who use it. 

    Donna on Nov 11, 2009.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     Great way to learn about existing R capabilities as well as new developments. 

    Daniel L. on May 14, 2009.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     Get new and more knowledge of R with a group of people. 

    Tieming J. on May 13, 2009.

  • Bay Area useR Group (R Programming Language)

     It is a great way to get your R fix. 

    Ken K. on Feb 19, 2009.

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