What we're about

Research Triangle Analysts (RTA) is a "math user" group for data enthusiasts in the Research Triangle area of North Carolina (Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill, and the surrounding area).

Our mission is to promote the use of data techniques to enable meaningful analysis and effective communication for the benefit of the community. We want to provide a unique resource among analytical collaborative networks – with a focus on the methods and outcome rather than the tool. We are software agnostic (SAS, R, Python, SQL, and other users are welcome).

We have a gathering on the third Tuesday of every month at 6:30pm, location and topic to be announced. We also have a monthly lunch on the first Wednesday of every month. Check YouTube for some of our past talks ( https://www.youtube.com/user/rtpanalysts ). Check our website ( http://www.rtpanalysts.org ) for other events and information.

RTA is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit. Monthly meetings are free of charge. We do charge a nominal fee for Analytics>Forward, the yearly unconference, and may charge for other events where we provide food, in order to reduce no-shows. Money from these events are used to help support RTA activities. Purchaser grants Research Triangle Analysts sole discretion regarding the use of this payment to help support its activities.

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Upcoming events (2)

February casual lunch

The Streets at Southpoint

Lunch is back for 2023! We'll be returning to the Southpoint mall food court. Suggestions appreciated for future venues.

NB: Our first lunch will be in February, NOT January. Posting this now so that I don't forget to do it later.

If you do plan to attend, be cool. We've all got different risk tolerances; the point of this meetup is for folks to feel relaxed and comfortable and get their data nerd chat on. If you don't feel up to hanging out in public, we get it. We'll see you online and hopefully we can see you in 3D again soon.

Two-Sided Matching for Optimization Problems

Needs a location

Victor Lo and Ping Yao of Fidelity Investments will describe their cutting-edge research on using two-sided matching algorithms to for win-win optimization.

This will be a hybrid event--online and in person. Our speakers will be remote.

Past events (174)

End--? of Year Party!

Relish Craft Kitchen & Bourbon Bar

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