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Yes We CRAN: Conference on R Packages and Applications

December 6 - December 8

Ashburn VA (near Dulles International Airport, Washington D.C.)


A recent survey of job postings for data scientists (at LinkedIn, Indeed, …) indicate that skills in Python and R each appear in more than 60% of the job descriptions.
Source: https://towardsdatascience.com/the-most-in-demand-skills-for-data-scientists-4a4a8db896db

Another recent survey asked nearly 10,000 R users the open-ended question: “What do you like most about R?”.
The two most common responses were “the community” and “the packages” — far outpacing “free”, “power”, …
Source: https://www.littlemissdata.com/blog/rstudioconf2019

This conference is for anyone in the R community or with an interest in data analytics. The Call for Papers has been extended to R package developers and those with interesting applications of R packages. All proposals will be peer-reviewed, with presentations of CRAN packages by authors accepted through our “review-in-kind” policy.

For more information and to submit a proposal, go to:
https://www.thinksisu.org/yesweCRAN

Proposal Submission Deadline: October 15, 2019

Click here to SUBMIT NOW!

Proposal Categories:

  • Authored Package on:
    • CRAN
    • Bioconductor
    • GitHub
  • Package in Development
  • Application of a Package
  • Other

Location

The Club @ Loudoun
44605 Russell Branch Parkway
Ashburn, VA 20147

Details

Start:
December 6
End:
December 8
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Venue

The Club @ One Loudoun
44605 Russell Branch Parkway
Ashburn, VA 20147 United States
Website:
https://www.oneloudoun.com/a-look-inside-the-clubhouse/

Organizer

The Sisu Advantage