Program

Sep. 23:

  • 09:00 – 17:00: Matthias Templ and  Alexander Kowarik: R Crash Course (= introductory course into R)

 

From Sep. 24-27, we have the following program (preliminary):

Sep. 24:

  • 09:00 – 10:30: Introduction to object orientation in R (Valentin Todorov)
  • 11:00 – 12:00: Object orientation in R (Valentin Todorov)
  • 12:00 – 13:00: Visualisation with R – graphics, lattice, colors, … (Matthias Templ, Alexander Kowarik)
  • 14:15 – 15:30: Visualisation with ggplot2 (Alexander Kowarik, Matthias Templ)
  • 16:00 – 17:30: Sweave, knitr, RStudio, R Markup (Andreas Alfons, Matthias Templ)
  • 17:30 – 18:00:  Reserved for presentations from participants
  • 20:30 – 21:30: Reserved for presentations from participants

Sep. 25:

  • 09:00 – 10:00: R data base interfaces (Valentin Todorov)
  • 10:00 – 11:00: R packaging (Valentin Todorov)
  • 11:30 – 12:30: R for interactive teaching (Matthias Templ, Alexander Kowarik, Florian Endel)
  • 12:30 -13:15: Text mining with R (Ingo Feinerer)
  • 14:00 – …: social program

Sep. 26:

  • 09:00 – 10:30 Simulation in R – resampling methods, simFrame (Andreas Alfons)
  • 11:00 – 12:30: Parallel computing with R – grid, cloud computing, GPU’s (Roland Boubela)
  • 14:00 – 15:30: Large memory and out-of-memory data (Roland Boubela)
  • 16:00 – 17:30: Embedding C/C++ in R (Roland Boubela)

Sep. 27

  • 09:00 – 10:30: R for high-dimensional data analysis – glmnet, robustHD (Andreas Alfons)
  • 11:00 – 12:30: BioConductor and Microarray Analysis (Alexandra Posekany)

(Almost) Every session is accomplished with practical examples – please bring your laptop with you.