Our goal is to make R more popular especially among women. Anyone with an interest in R is encouraged to participate. It doesn't matter if you never used R or if you are an R expert. The goal is to promote R, exchange knowledge and create a network among women.
Come and join us!
All events are intended for all women who are interested in attending. We are emphatically queer and trans friendly. Men are welcome to attend as long as they are respectful that this a woman run space. Individuals who do not adhere to the spirit of R-Ladies may be asked to leave.
Katie Heineman will give us an introductory walk through of Shiny apps:
Shiny is a web development platform developed through R Studio that allows R users to make interactive interfaces for datasets manipulation and visualization.
You can learn more about Shiny here: https://shiny.rstudio.com/. Also, see some amazing examples of what you could create using Shiny here: https://shiny.rstudio.com/gallery/
Don't miss this awesome tutorial with Katie.
Before coming please do the following:
1) Install R Studio ( https://www.rstudio.com/ ).
2) Install the 'shiny' package
3) Optional: Sign up for a *free* Shiny.io account so you can practice deploying a shareable webapp: http://www.shinyapps.io/
Come for R, Shiny, and snacks!