After a long break, Zurich R-User Meetup is finally back. We will meet for a virtual webinar with three speakers. The virtual venue is kindly hosted by cynkra. Following these presentations and q&a, those who want can meet informally in small groups in the city (details below) or stay on for a virtual chat.
5.45 pm virtual doors open
6pm - 7pm talks (see below)
~7pm Are you hiring? Looking for an R related job? ... or organising an interesting event? Take the mic for one minute. (DM us if you need a slot!) continued by a virtual mixR/apero (byo beer)
7:30pm meeting at Zurich HB for in person mixR/apero in small groups.
### Spatial Cross Validation in the Presence of a Class Imbalance and Spatial Heterogeneity: an Example from Species Distribution Modelling
Ben Fitzpatrick - Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research WSL, ETH Zürich
### Spatially consistent postprocessing of probabilistic cloud cover forecasts
Stephan Hemri - MeteoSwiss
### SPARQL with R
Katharina Kaelin, Statistisches Amt, Kanton Zürich
### Informal Apero (aka MixR)
We will meet at the Treffpunkt in Zurich HB. You will be assigned to a random small group and go to a location suggested by the organizers. Your participation in this in person meeting is (of course ;-)) up to your own judgement and responsibility. We will evaluate the situation a few days before the event and adapt plans if necessary.