Conference Agenda

Overview and details of the sessions of this conference. Please select a date or location to show only sessions at that day or location. Please select a single session for detailed view (with abstracts and downloads if available).

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Session Overview
Date: Sunday, 04/July/2021
10:15pm
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11:15pm
Welcome and Navigation Guide (PDT)
Virtual location: The Lounge #announcements
Chair: Rocío Joo
Chair: Heather Turner
Zoom Host: Marcela Alfaro Cordoba
Zoom Host (R): Andrea Sánchez-Tapia
Chair: Yanina Noemi Bellini Saibene
A warm welcome for our first timezone, along with a quick guide on how to navigate the conference
11:15pm
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11:59pm
My first UseR! (PDT)
Location: The Lounge #new_to_UseR!
Chair: Batool Almarzouq
Zoom Host: Andrea Sánchez-Tapia
Zoom Host (R): Marcela Alfaro Cordoba
A session for newcomers to useR!
 
11:15pm - 12:15am

Social Events

My first UseR! (PDT)

Batool Almazrouq

Date: Monday, 05/July/2021
7:15am
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8:15am
Welcome and Navigation Guide (AWST)
Virtual location: The Lounge #announcements
Chair: Dorothea Hug Peter
Chair: Matt Bannert
Zoom Host: Saranjeet Kaur Bhogal
Zoom Host (R): Faith Musili
Chair: Heather Turner
A warm welcome for our second timezone, along with a quick guide on how to navigate the conference
1:15pm
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2:15pm
Welcome and Navigation Guide (CEST)
Virtual location: The Lounge #announcements
Chair: Rocío Joo
Chair: Yanina Noemi Bellini Saibene
Zoom Host: Faith Musili
Zoom Host (R): Saranjeet Kaur Bhogal
Zoom Host (R2): Heather Turner
Chair: Matt Bannert
A warm welcome for our third timezone, along with a quick guide on how to navigate the conference
2:15pm
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3:15pm
My first UseR! (CEST)
Location: The Lounge #new_to_UseR!
Chair: Batool Almarzouq
Zoom Host: Erin West
Zoom Host (R): Natalia Soledad Morandeira
A session for newcomers to useR!
3:30pm
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4:30pm
Keynote: R Spatial
Virtual location: The Lounge #key_pebesma
Chair: Peter Macharia
Zoom Host: Linda Jazmín Cabrera Orellana
Zoom Host (R): s gwynn sturdevant
 

Keynote Talk

Edzer Pebesma

4:30pm
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4:45pm
Break
Virtual location: The Lounge #lobby
4:45pm
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6:15pm
1A - Community and Outreach 1
Location: The Lounge #talk_community_outreach_1
Chair: Erin LeDell
Zoom Host: s gwynn sturdevant
Zoom Host (R): Linda Jazmín Cabrera Orellana
Session Sponsor: ixpantia
Session Slide
 
4:45pm - 5:05pm
Talk-Live
Regular Talk

rOpenSci’s Model for Managing a Federated Open Source Software Community

Stefanie Butland, Lou Woodley, Karthik Ram



5:05pm - 5:25pm
Talk-Video
Regular Talk

R Developer's Guide

Saranjeet Kaur Bhogal, Heather Turner, Michael Lawrence



5:25pm - 5:45pm
Talk-Video
Regular Talk

Packages submission and reviews; how does it work?

Lluís Revilla Sancho

1B - R packages 1
Virtual location: The Lounge #talk_packages_1
Chair: Luis Darcy Verde Arregoitia
Zoom Host: Juan Pablo Narváez-Gómez
Zoom Host (R): CHIBUOKEM BEN UBAH
Session Sponsor: R Studio
Session Slide
 
4:45pm - 5:05pm
Talk-Video
Regular Talk

RcppDeepState, a simple way to fuzz test R packages.

Akhila Chowdary Kolla, Dr. Toby Dylan Hocking, Dr. Alex groce



5:05pm - 5:25pm
Talk-Video
Regular Talk

R in Regulated Industries: Assessing Risk with {riskmetric}

Doug Kelkhoff, Yilong;, and many more contributors at the R Validation Hub Zhang



5:25pm - 5:45pm
Talk-Video
Regular Talk

{poorman} - A dependency free recreation of {dplyr}

Nathan Wayne Eastwood

6:15pm
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6:30pm
Break
Virtual location: The Lounge #lobby
6:30pm
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8:00pm
2A - Data Management
Virtual location: The Lounge #talk_data_management
Chair: Christopher Maronga
Zoom Host: Linda Jazmín Cabrera Orellana
Zoom Host (R): s gwynn sturdevant
Session Sponsor: cynkra
Session Slide
 
6:30pm - 6:50pm
Talk-Video
Regular Talk

Solving Big Data Problems with Apache Arrow

Neal Richardson



6:50pm - 7:10pm
Talk-Live
Regular Talk

respectables and synthetic.cdisc.data: A framework for creating relational data with application

Gabriel Becker, Adrian Waddell



7:10pm - 7:30pm
Talk-Video
Regular Talk

Going Big and Fast - {kafkaesque} for Kafka Access

Peter Meißner



7:30pm - 7:50pm
Talk-Video
Regular Talk

Scaling R for Enterprise Data

Mark Hornick

2B - Shiny
Location: The Lounge #talk_shiny
Chair: Mohamed El Fodil Ihaddaden
Zoom Host: CHIBUOKEM BEN UBAH
Zoom Host (R): Juan Pablo Narváez-Gómez
Session Sponsor: Open Analytics
Session Slide
 
6:30pm - 6:50pm
Talk-Video
Regular Talk

All-in-one smartphone-based system for quantitative analysis of point-of-care diagnostics

Weronika Schary, Filip Paskali, Matthias Kohl



6:50pm - 7:10pm
Talk-Live
Regular Talk

Unit Testing Shiny App Reactivity

Jonathan Sidi



7:10pm - 7:30pm
Talk-Video
Regular Talk

ShinyQuickStarter: Build Shiny apps interactively with Drag & Drop

Leon Binder



7:30pm - 7:50pm
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Sponsored Talk

ShinyProxy. The Good News Show.

Tobia De Koninck

8:00pm
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8:30pm
Break
Virtual location: The Lounge #lobby
8:30pm
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10:00pm
Keynote: Tools and technologies for supporting algorithm fairness and inclusion
Virtual location: The Lounge #key_resp_prog
Chair: Vebashini Naidoo
Chair: Shelmith Kariuki
Zoom Host: Juan Pablo Narváez-Gómez
Zoom Host (R): CHIBUOKEM BEN UBAH
 

Keynote Talk

Achim Zeileis, Dorothy Gordon, Kristian Lum, Jonathan Godfrey

10:00pm
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10:30pm
Break
Virtual location: The Lounge #lobby
10:30pm
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11:30pm
Incubator: Five principles to grow up your R community
Virtual location: The Lounge #incubator_r_community
Chair: Joselyn Chávez
Chair: Leonardo Collado Torres
Zoom Host: s gwynn sturdevant
Zoom Host (R): Linda Jazmín Cabrera Orellana
 

Incubator

Joselyn C. Chávez-Fuentes, Erick Cuevas-Fernández, Alejandro Reyes, Leonardo Collado-Torres

11:30pm
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11:59pm
MiR Meeting
Location: The Lounge #MiR_minorities_in_R
Chair: Audris Campbell
Zoom Host: CHIBUOKEM BEN UBAH
Zoom Host (R): Juan Pablo Narváez-Gómez
RechaRge 1
Virtual location: The Lounge #announcements
Zoom Host: Marcela Alfaro Cordoba
Yoga Intro + Breathing exercises
Date: Tuesday, 06/July/2021
12:00am
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12:30am
RechaRge 1
Chair: Marcela Alfaro Cordoba
Yoga Intro + Breathing exercises
12:30am
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12:45am
Break
Virtual location: The Lounge #lobby
12:45am
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2:15am
Elevator Pitches 1
Virtual location: The Lounge #elevator_pitches
 

Elevator Pitch

Hetu-package: Validating and Extracting Information from Finnish National Identification Numbers

Pyry Kantanen, Måns Magnusson, Jussi Paananen, Leo Lahti




Elevator Pitch

Visualising variable importance and variable interaction effects in machine learning models.

Alan Inglis, Andrew Parnell, Catherine Hurley




Elevator Pitch

Obtaining reproducible reports on satellite hotspot data during a wildfire disaster

Natalia Soledad Morandeira




Elevator Pitch

Modeling spatio-temporal point processes with nphawkes package

Peter Boyd, Dr. James Molyneux




Elevator Pitch

Use Case: Functional Programming and Parallelization in Spatial Point Pattern Analysis

Clara Chua, Tin Seong Kam




Elevator Pitch

Predicting the COVID-19 Pandemic Impact on Clinical Trial Recruitment at GSK

Valeriia Sherina, Nicky Best, Graeme Archer, Jack Euesden, Dave Lunn, Inna Perevozskaya, Doug Thompson, Magda Zwierzyna




Elevator Pitch

The Grammar of Experimental Design

Emi Tanaka




Elevator Pitch

rspatialdata: a collection of data sources and tutorials on downloading and visualising spatial data using R

Varsha Ujjini Vijay Kumar, Dilinie Seimon, Paula Moraga




Elevator Pitch

Moved to Session 2

Test Test




Elevator Pitch

Teaching Advanced Data Science in R: Successes and Failures

Lisa Lendway




Elevator Pitch

rRbiMs, r tools for Reconstructing bin Metabolisms.

Mirna Vázquez Rosas Landa, Valerie de Anda Torres, Sahil Shan, Brett Baker




Elevator Pitch

ResidualRWA: Detecting relevant variable using relative weight analysis with residualization

Maikol Solís, Carlos Pasquier




Elevator Pitch

serosurvey R package: Serological Survey Analysis For Prevalence Estimation Under Misclassification

Andree Valle-Campos




Elevator Pitch

httrex: Help Debugging HTTP API Clients

Greg Daniel Freedman Ellis




Elevator Pitch

Reading, Combining, and Pre-Filtering Files with R and AWK

David Shilane, Mayur Bansal, Chung Woo Lee




Elevator Pitch

DATA PIPELINE: IMPROVING MANAGEMENT OF FINANCIAL CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE FIGHT AGAINST POVERTY IN COSTA RICA

Roberto Delgado Castro




Elevator Pitch

mctq: An R Package for the Munich ChronoType Questionnaire

Daniel Vartanian, Ana Amélia Benedito-Silva, Mario Pedrazzoli




Elevator Pitch

{flowDiv} workflow: reproducible cytometric diversity estimates

María Victoria Quiroga, Bruno M. S. Wanderley, André M. Amado, Fernando Unrein




Elevator Pitch

From Sheets to Success: Reliable, Reproducible, yet Flexible Production Pipelines

Katrina Brock




Elevator Pitch

Efficient multi-wave sampling with the R package optimall

Jasper B. Yang, Bryan E. Shepherd, Thomas Lumley, Pamela A. Shaw




Elevator Pitch

Open the Machine Learning Black-Box with modelStudio & Arena

Hubert Baniecki, Piotr Piątyszek




Elevator Pitch

Classifying Student’s Learning Pattern using R Sequence Analysis Packages: The Impact of Procrastination on Performance

Teck Kiang Tan




Elevator Pitch

Outlier redemption

Violeta Roizman




Elevator Pitch

The Canyon of Success: Scaling Best Practices in R with Internal R packages

Malcolm Barrett



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Elevator Pitch

Modeling tumor evolutionary dynamics with SITH

Phillip Nicol, Amir Asiaee



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Elevator Pitch

A Glimpse into the Reproduciblity of Scientific Papers published in Movement Ecology: How are we doing ?

Jenicca Poongavanan, Rocio Joo Arakawa, Mathieu Basille



Talk-Video
Elevator Pitch

Forecasting under COVID: when simple works - and when it doesn’t

Maryam Shobeirinejad, Steph Stammel




Elevator Pitch

gatpkg: Developing a geographic aggregation tool in R for non-programmers

Abigail Stamm




Elevator Pitch

tidyndr: An R package for analysis of the Nigeria HIV National Data Repository

Stephen Taiye Balogun, Scholastica Olanrewaju, Oluwaseun Okunuga, Temitope Kolade, Geraldine Chizoba Abone, Fati Murtala-Ibrahim, Helen Omuh




Elevator Pitch

Do you see what I see? Introducing microshades: An R package for improving color accessibility and organization of complex data

Lisa Karstens, Erin Dahl, Emory Neer

2:15am
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3:15am
mixR!
Music, networking channel and raffles. To end the day in a relaxing way
6:30am
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7:30am
CreationLab
Chair: Marcela Alfaro Cordoba
Draw cartoons and tell stories
7:30am
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8:30am
Keynote: Can we do this in R? - Answering questions about air quality one code at a time
Virtual location: The Lounge #key_kushwaha
Chair: Adithi R. Upadhya
Zoom Host: Rachel Heyard
Zoom Host (R): Nasrin Fathollahzadeh Attar
 

Keynote Talk

Meenakshi Kushwaha

8:30am
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8:45am
Break
Virtual location: The Lounge #lobby
8:45am
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10:15am
3A - Machine Learning and Data Management
Location: The Lounge #talk_ml_dm
Chair: Young-suk Lee
Zoom Host: Nasrin Fathollahzadeh Attar
Zoom Host (R): Dorothea Hug Peter
Session Sponsor: MemVerge
Session Slides
 
8:45am - 9:05am
Talk-Live
Regular Talk

mlr3automl - Automated Machine Learning in R

Alexander Bernd Hanf



9:05am - 9:25am
Talk-Video
Regular Talk

Triplot: model agnostic measures and visualisations for variable importance in predictive models that take into account the hierarchical correlation structure

Katarzyna Pękala, Katarzyna Woźnica, Przemysław Biecek



9:25am - 9:45am
Talk-Video
Regular Talk

Getting sprung in R: Introduction to the rsetse package for embedding feature-rich networks

Jonathan Bourne



9:45am - 10:05am
Talk-Video
Regular Talk

An R package for the implementation of Efficiency Analysis Trees and the estimation of technical efficiency

Miriam Esteve, Victor J. España, Juan Aparicio, Xavier Barber

3B - Spatial Analysis
Location: The Lounge #talk_spatial_analysis
Chair: Inger Fabris-Rotelli
Zoom Host: Tuli Amutenya
Zoom Host (R): Rachel Heyard
 
8:45am - 9:05am
Talk-Video
Regular Talk

Tidy Geospatial Networks in R

Lucas van der Meer, Lorena Abad, Andrea Gilardi, Robin Lovelace



9:05am - 9:25am
Talk-Live
Regular Talk

slopes: a package for calculated slopes of roads, rivers and other linear (simple) features

Robin Lovelace, Rosa Félix



9:25am - 9:45am
Talk-Live
Regular Talk

mapsf, a New Package for Thematic Mapping

Timothée Giraud



9:45am - 10:05am
Talk-Video
Regular Talk

osmextract: An R package to download, convert, and import large OpenStreetMap datasets

Andrea Gilardi, Robin Lovelace

3C - R Packages 2
Location: The Lounge #talk_packages_2
Chair: Maëlle Salmon
Zoom Host: Maryam Alizadeh
Zoom Host (R): Faith Musili
 
8:45am - 9:05am
Talk-Video
Regular Talk

autotest: Automatic testing of R packages

Mark Padgham



9:05am - 9:25am
Talk-Video
Regular Talk

A fresh look at unit testing with tinytest

Mark van der Loo



9:25am - 9:45am
Talk-Live
Regular Talk

{fusen}: Create a package from Rmd files

Sébastien Rochette

10:15am
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11:15am
RechaRge 2
Chair: Marcela Alfaro Cordoba
Zoom Host: Rachel Heyard
Zoom Host (R): Maryam Alizadeh
Zoom Host (R2): Nasrin Fathollahzadeh Attar
Yoga for Calm + Meditation
RLadies Meeting
Location: The Lounge #R-Ladies
Chair: Sara Mortara
Zoom Host: Tuli Amutenya
Zoom Host (R): Faith Musili
 
11:15am
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12:45pm
4A - Trends, Markets and Models
Location: The Lounge #talk_trends_markets_models
Chair: Mouna Belaid
Zoom Host: Faith Musili
Zoom Host (R): Maryam Alizadeh
 
11:15am - 11:35am
Talk-Live
Regular Talk

Let Me Google That for You – Measuring global trends using Google Trends

Harald Puhr, Jakob Müllner



11:35am - 11:55am
Talk-Live
Regular Talk

Computing Disposition Effect on Financial Market Data

Lorenzo Mazzucchelli, Marco Zanotti



11:55am - 12:15pm
Talk-Live
Regular Talk

The R Package diseq: Estimation Methods for Markets in Equilibrium and Disequilibrium

Pantelis Karapanagiotis

4B - Data viz and Spatial Applications
Location: The Lounge #talk_dataviz_spatial
Chair: Natalia Soledad Morandeira
Zoom Host: Rachel Heyard
Zoom Host (R): Tuli Amutenya
 
11:15am - 11:35am
Talk-Live
Regular Talk

Visual Diagnostics for Constrained Optimisation with Application to Guided Tours

H. Sherry Zhang, Dianne Cook, Ursula Laa, Nicolas Langrené, Patricia Menéndez



11:35am - 11:55am
Talk-Video
Regular Talk

geofi-package: Facilitating the access to key spatial datasets in Finland

Markus Kainu



11:55am - 12:15pm
Talk-Video
Regular Talk

Virtual Environments: Using R as a Frontend for 3D Rendering of Digital Landscapes

Michael J. Mahoney, Colin M. Beier, Aidan C. Ackerman

 
12:45pm
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1:00pm
Break
Virtual location: The Lounge #lobby
1:00pm
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2:30pm
Elevator Pitches 2
Virtual location: The Lounge #elevator_pitches
 

Elevator Pitch

Make Your Computational Analysis Citable

Batool Almarzouq




Elevator Pitch

Structural connectivity in the Lower Uruguay River Forest

Adriana Rojas, Mariel Bazzalo, Natalia Morandeira




Elevator Pitch

Fitting the beta distribution for the intra-apiary dynamics study of the infestation rate with Varroa Destructor in honey bee colonies

Camila Miotti, Ana Molineri, Adriana Pacini, Emanuel Orellano, Marcelo Signorini, Agostina Giacobino



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Elevator Pitch

C50 Classification of young Moroccan men and women not in employment, education or training (NEET).

Salima MANSOURI, Hafsa EL HAFYANI, Ichark LAFRAM




Elevator Pitch

Decision support using R and DataOps at a European Union bank regulator

Jonas Bergstrom, Nicolas Pochet




Elevator Pitch

fipp : a bridge between domain knowledge and model specification in Dirichlet Process Mixtures and Mixture of Finite Mixtures

Jan Greve, Bettina Grün, Gertraud Malsiner-Walli, Sylvia Frühwirth-Schnatter




Elevator Pitch

An integrated teaching environment for R with {learnitdown}

Philippe Grosjean, Guyliann Engels



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Elevator Pitch

Visualization of the one-way flexible ANOVA tests using with {doexplot}

Mustafa Cavus




Elevator Pitch

TrackJR: a new R-package using Julia language for tracking tiny insects

Gerardo de la vega, Federico Triñanes, Andres Gonzalez Ritzel




Elevator Pitch

shiny.fluent and shiny.react: Build Beautiful Shiny Apps Using Microsoft's Fluent UI

Marek Rogala




Elevator Pitch

Conducting Effective User Tests for Shiny Dashboards

Maria Grycuk




Elevator Pitch

NNcompare: An R package supporting the peer programming process in clinical studies

Mette Bendtsen, Steffen Falgreen Larsen, Frederik Vandvig Heinen, Claus Dethlefsen




Elevator Pitch

The evolution of the dependencies of CRAN packages

Clement Lee




Elevator Pitch

Bootstrapping Multilevel Models in R using lmeresampler

Adam Loy




Elevator Pitch

RCode, a new IDE for R

Nicolas Baradel, William Jouot




Elevator Pitch

R Package Validation and {valtools}

Ellis Hughes




Elevator Pitch

NetCoupler: Inferring causal pathways between high-dimensional metabolomics data and external factors

Luke W. Johnston, Clemens Wittenbecher, Fabian Eichelmann




Elevator Pitch

Continuously expanding Techguides: An open source project based on bookdown using CI/CD pipelines from GitHub Actions

Peter Schmid




Elevator Pitch

R as a an environment for the functional analysis of proteins

Michał Burdukiewicz




Elevator Pitch

Statistical Workflows in R for Imaging Mass Spectrometry Data

Hoang Tran, Valeriia Sherina, Fang Xie




Elevator Pitch

Hi, Let’s Talk About Data Science! - Customize Your Personal Data Science Assistant Bot.

Livia Eichenberger, Oliver Guggenbühl




Elevator Pitch

NNSampleSize: A tool for communicating, determining and documenting sample size in clinical trials

Claus Dethlefsen, Steffen Falgreen Larsen, Anders Ellern Bilgrau, Nynne Holdt-Caspersen, Maika Lindkvist Jensen




Elevator Pitch

pARI package: valid double-dipping via permutation-based All Resolutions Inference

Angela Andreella, Jelle Goeman, Livio Finos, Wouter Weeda, Jesse Hemerik




Elevator Pitch

Data Access and dynamic Visualization for Clinical Insights (DaVinci)

Matthias Trampisch, Julia Igel, Andre Haugg




Elevator Pitch

Reproducibility and dissemination in the research: a case of study of the bioaerosol dynamics

Jesús Rojo, Antonio Picornell, Jeroen Buters, Jose Oteros




Elevator Pitch

R in the aiR!

Adithi R. Upadhya, Pratyush Agrawal, Sreekanth Vakacherla, Meenakshi Kushwaha




Elevator Pitch

segmenter: A Wrapper for JAVA ChromHMM

Mahmoud Ahmed, Deok Ryong Kim




Elevator Pitch

Efficient list recursion in R with rrapply

Joris Chau




Elevator Pitch

An R package to flexibly generate simulation model flow diagrams

Andreas Handel, Andrew Tredennick




Elevator Pitch

Using R Markdown to Automate COVID-19 Reporting

Farzad Islam, Michael Elten, Najmus Saqib




Elevator Pitch

Cumulative Link Mixed-effects Models (CLMMs) as a tool to model ordinal response variables and incorporate random effects

Christophe Bousquet




Elevator Pitch

High dimensional data visualization in ggplot2

Zehao Xu, Wayne Oldford




Elevator Pitch

Charting Covid with the DatawRappr-Package

Benedict Witzenberger




Elevator Pitch

Bringing AutoDiff to R packages

Michael Komodromos




Elevator Pitch

Healthier & Happier Hands: Software and Hardware Solutions for More Ergonomic Typing

John Paul Helveston




Elevator Pitch

High Dimensional Penalized Generalized Linear Mixed Models: The glmmPen R Package

Hillary M. Heiling, Naim U. Rashid, Quefeng Li, Joseph G. Ibrahim




Elevator Pitch

trackdown: collaborative writing and editing your R Markdown and Sweave documents in Google Drive

Filippo Gambarota, Claudio Zandonella Callegher, Janosch Linkersdörfer, Mathew Ling, Emily Kothe




Elevator Pitch

Multivariate functional data analysis

Manuel Oviedo-de la Fuente, Manuel Febrero-Bande




Elevator Pitch

Multivariate functional principal component analysis on high dimensional gait data

Sajal Kaur Minhas, Morgan Sangeux, Julia Polak, Michelle Carey




Elevator Pitch

Teaching an introductory programming course with R

Reto Stauffer, Joanna Chimiak-Opoka, Luis M Rodriguez-R, Achim Zeileis




Elevator Pitch

Landscape of R packages for eXplainable Artificial Intelligence

Szymon Maksymiuk, Alicja Gosiewska, Przemysław Biecek




Elevator Pitch

Reactive PK/PD: An R shiny application simplifying the PK/PD review process

Kristoffer Segerstrøm Mørk, Steffen Falgreen Larsen




Elevator Pitch

r-cubed: Guiding the overwhelmed scientist from random wrangling to Reproducible Research in R

Hannah Chatwin, Luke W. Johnston, Helene Baek Juel, Bettina Lengger, Daniel R. Witte, Malene Revsbech Christiansen, Anders Aasted Isaksen




Elevator Pitch

Validate observations stored in a DB

Edwin de Jonge




Elevator Pitch

Teaching Biology students to code smoothly with learnR and gradethis

Guyliann Engels, Philippe Grosjean




Elevator Pitch

Partial Least Squares Regression for Beta Regression Models

Frederic Bertrand, Myriam Maumy




Elevator Pitch

Simpler is Better: Lifting Interpretability-Performance Trade-off via Automated Feature Engineering

Alicja Gosiewska, Anna Kozak, Przemysław Biecek




Elevator Pitch

State of the Market - Infinite State Hidden Markov Models

Dean Markwick




Elevator Pitch

networkABC: Network Reverse Engineering with Approximate Bayesian Computation

Myriam Maumy, Frederic Bertrand




Elevator Pitch

Navigating Insurance Claim Data Through Tidymodels Universe

Jun Haur Lok, Tin Seong Kam




Elevator Pitch

tramME: Mixed-Effects Transformation Models Using Template Model Builder

Balint Tamasi, Torsten Hothorn




Elevator Pitch

The one-step estimation procedure in R

Alexandre Brouste, Christophe Dutang

2:30pm
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2:45pm
Break
Virtual location: The Lounge #lobby
2:45pm
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3:45pm
Keynote: Enseñando a enseñar sin perder a nadie en el camino - Teaching how to teach without leaving anyone behind
Virtual location: The Lounge #key_metadocencia
Chair: Juan Pablo Ruiz Nicolini
Zoom Host: Nasrin Fathollahzadeh Attar
Zoom Host (R): Tuli Amutenya
Session Sponsor: ixpantia Session Slide
 

Keynote Talk

Paola Corrales, Elio Campitelli, Ivan Poggio

3:45pm
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4:00pm
Break
Virtual location: The Lounge #lobby
4:00pm
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5:00pm
Incubator: The role of the R community in the RSE movement
Location: The Lounge #incubator_rse
Chair: Matt Bannert
Chair: Heather Turner
Zoom Host: Faith Musili
Zoom Host (R): Rachel Heyard
 

Incubator

Heidi Seibold, Heather Turner, Matt Bannert

Panel: R User or R Developer? This is the question!
Location: The Lounge #panel_user_developer
Chair: Francesca Vitalini
Zoom Host: Maryam Alizadeh
Zoom Host (R): Tuli Amutenya
 

Panel

Francesca Vitalini, Riccardo Porreca, Stéphanie Gehring, Peter Schmid

 
5:00pm
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6:00pm
mixR!
Music, networking channel and raffles. To end the day in a relaxing way
11:15pm
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11:59pm
Tutorials - Track 2
 
11:15pm - 2:15am

Tutorial

Translating R to Your Language

Michael Chirico, Michael Lawrence

Date: Wednesday, 07/July/2021
12:05am Movie: Coded Bias
The movie: "Coded Bias" will be available to watch during 24 hours, and we'll have a channel open for discussions
7:00am
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11:59pm
Tutorials - Track 1
 
7:00am - 9:00am

Tutorial

Data visualization using ggplot2 and its extensions

Haifa Ben Messaoud, Mouna Belaid, Kaouthar Driss, Amir Souissi



9:00am - 9:15am

Breaks

Break

useR! 2021



9:15am - 11:45am

Tutorial

Additive Bayesian Networks Modeling

Gilles Kratzer, Reinhard Furrer



11:45am - 12:00pm

Breaks

Break

useR! 2021



12:00pm - 2:00pm

Tutorial

Quick high quality maps with R

Jan-Philipp Kolb



2:00pm - 2:15pm

Breaks

Break

useR! 2021



2:15pm - 4:15pm

Tutorial

Spatial Statistics for huge datasets and best practices

Reinhard Furrer, Roman Flury, Federico Blasi



4:15pm - 4:30pm

Breaks

Break

useR! 2021



4:30pm - 7:30pm

Tutorial

Contributing to R

Gabriel Becker, Martin Maechler



7:30pm - 7:45pm

Breaks

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useR! 2021



7:45pm - 10:15pm

Tutorial

Graphing multivariate categorical data: The how, what and why of mosaic plots and alluvial diagrams

Joyce Robbins, Ludmila Janda

Tutorials - Track 2
 
7:00am - 10:00am

Tutorial

GET better at testing your R package!

Maëlle Salmon, Scott Chamberlain



10:00am - 10:15am

Breaks

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10:15am - 2:15pm

Tutorial

Systematic data validation with the validate package

Mark van der Loo, Edwin de Jonge



2:15pm - 2:30pm

Breaks

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2:30pm - 6:00pm

Tutorial

Production-grade Shiny Apps with {golem} - French

Vincent GUYADER, Cervan Girard



6:00pm - 6:15pm

Breaks

Break

useR! 2021



6:15pm - 7:15pm

Tutorial

Penguins in a Box: Interactive Data Science Tutorial with Penguins.

Maria Dermit, Susana Escobar



7:15pm - 8:00pm

Breaks

Break

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8:00pm - 11:00pm

Tutorial

Professional, Polished, Presentable: Making Great Slides with xaringan

Garrick Aden-Buie, Silvia Canelón



11:00pm - 11:15pm

Breaks

Break

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Tutorials - Track 3
 
7:00am - 10:00am

Tutorial

Introduction to Responsible Machine Learning

Anna Kozak, Hubert Baniecki, Przemyslaw Biecek, Jakub Wisniewski



10:00am - 10:15am

Breaks

Break

useR! 2021



10:15am - 2:15pm

Tutorial

Entry level R maps from African data - French - English

Andy South, Anelda van der Walt, Ahmadou Dicko, Shelmith Kariuki, Laurie Baker



2:15pm - 2:30pm

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2:30pm - 5:30pm

Tutorial

How to build a package with "Rmd First" method

Sébastien Rochette, Emily Riederer



5:30pm - 5:45pm

Breaks

Break

useR! 2021



5:45pm - 8:30pm

Tutorial

Bayesian modeling in R with {rstanarm} - Spanish

Fernando Antonio Zepeda Herrera



8:30pm - 8:45pm

Breaks

Break

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8:45pm - 11:45pm

Tutorial

Introduction to TileDB for R

Dirk Eddelbuettel, Aaron Wolen

Tutorials - Track 4
 
7:00am - 9:00am

Tutorial

Structure your app: introduction to Shiny modules

Jonas Hagenberg



9:00am - 10:30am

Breaks

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useR! 2021



10:30am - 1:30pm

Tutorial

Getting started with torch (in French)

Sigrid Keydana, Daniel Falbel



1:30pm - 1:45pm

Breaks

Break

useR! 2021



1:45pm - 2:45pm

Tutorial

Pinguinos en caja : tutorial interactivo de ciencia de datos con pinguinos - Español.

Maria Dermit, Susana Escobar



2:45pm - 3:00pm

Breaks

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useR! 2021



3:00pm - 6:00pm

Tutorial

Data Pipelines at scale with R and Kubernetes - Spanish

Frans van Dunné



6:00pm - 6:15pm

Breaks

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6:15pm - 9:15pm

Tutorial

Datos espaciales a lo tidy - Español

Elio Campitelli, Paola Corrales

Date: Thursday, 08/July/2021
12:30am
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1:30am
Keynote: Expanding the Vocabulary of R Graphics
Virtual location: The Lounge #key_murrell
Chair: Joyce Robbins
Zoom Host: Olgun Aydin
Zoom Host (R): Jyoti Bhogal
 

Keynote Talk

Paul Murrell

1:30am
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1:45am
Break
Virtual location: The Lounge #lobby
1:45am
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3:15am
5A - Teaching R and R in Teaching
Virtual location: The Lounge #talk_teaching
Chair: Karthik Raman
Zoom Host: Adrian Maga
Zoom Host (R): Jyoti Bhogal
Session Sponsor: Appsilon Session Slides
 
1:45am - 2:05am
Talk-Video
Regular Talk

Developing a datasets based R package to teach environmental data science

Allison Horst, Julien Brun



2:05am - 2:25am
Talk-Video
Regular Talk

Using R as a Community Workbench for The Carpentries Lesson Infrastructure

Zhian N. Kamvar, François Michonneau



2:25am - 2:45am
Talk-Video
Regular Talk

Teaching and Learning Bayesian Statistics with {bayesrules}

Mine Dogucu, Alicia A. Johnson, Miles Ott



2:45am - 3:05am
Talk-Live
Regular Talk

Building and maintaining OpenIntro using the R ecosystem

Mine Cetinkaya-Rundel

5B - Mathematical/Statistical Methods
Virtual location: The Lounge #talk_math_stats
Chair: Marcela Alfaro Cordoba
Zoom Host: Nick Spyrison
Zoom Host (R): Olgun Aydin
 
1:45am - 2:05am
Talk-Video
Regular Talk

maars: Tidy Inference under misspecified statistical models in R

Riccardo Fogliato, Shamindra Shrotriya, Arun Kumar Kuchibhotla



2:05am - 2:25am
Talk-Live
Regular Talk

Mixed Integer Evolutionary Strategies with "miesmuschel"

Martin Binder



2:25am - 2:45am
Talk-Video
Regular Talk

Here is the anomalow-down!

Sevvandi Kandanaarachchi, Rob J Hyndman

 
3:15am
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3:30am
Break
Virtual location: The Lounge #lobby
3:30am
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4:30am
Incubator: Strategies to build a strong AsiaR Community
Virtual location: The Lounge #incubator_asiar
Chair: Janani Ravi
Chair: Adithi R. Upadhya
Zoom Host: Jyoti Bhogal
Zoom Host (R): Olgun Aydin
 

Incubator

Adithi R. Upadhya, Dr. Janani Ravi

4:30am
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5:30am
aRt Gallery
Virtual location: The Lounge #announcements
Chair: Sara Mortara
Chair: Marcela Alfaro Cordoba
Meet some aRtists!
5:30am
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7:00am
6A - Data visualisation
Virtual location: The Lounge #talk_dataviz
Chair: Praveena Mathews
Zoom Host: Olgun Aydin
Zoom Host (R): Adrian Maga
Session Sponsor: R Studio Session Slides
 
5:30am - 5:50am
Talk-Video
Regular Talk

Easy R Markdown reporting with chronicle

Philippe Heymans Smith



5:50am - 6:10am
Talk-Video
Regular Talk

virgo: a layered interactive grammar of graphics in R

Stuart Lee, Earo Wang



6:10am - 6:30am
Talk-Live
Regular Talk

New displays for the visualization of multivariate data in the tourr package

Ursula Laa



6:30am - 6:50am
Talk-Live
Regular Talk

plotVR - walk through your data

Philipp Thomann

6B - R in Production 1
Virtual location: The Lounge #talk_r_production_1
Chair: Emi Tanaka
Zoom Host: Jyoti Bhogal
Zoom Host (R): Nick Spyrison
Session Sponsored by: cynkra Session Slides
 
5:30am - 5:50am
sponsored-live
Sponsored Talk

Big Memory for R

Jingchao Sun, Chris Kang, Austin Gutierrez



5:50am - 6:10am
Talk-Live
Regular Talk

Bridging the Unproductive Valley: Building Data Products Strictly Without Magic

Maximilian Held, Najko Jahn



6:10am - 6:30am
Talk-Video
Regular Talk

Data science serverless-style with R and OpenFaaS

Peter Solymos

 
7:00am
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7:15am
Break
Virtual location: The Lounge #lobby
7:15am
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8:15am
Keynote: Research software engineers and academia
Virtual location: The Lounge #key_seibold
Chair: Dorothea Hug Peter
Zoom Host: Adrian Maga
Zoom Host (R): Nick Spyrison
 

Keynote Talk

Heidi Seibold

8:15am
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9:15am
RechaRge 3
Virtual location: The Lounge #announcements
Chair: Marcela Alfaro Cordoba
Yoga for the Spine + Stretching
9:15am
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10:45am
7A - Ecology and Environmental Sciences
Virtual location: The Lounge #talk_ecology_environment
Chair: Ulfah Mardhiah
Zoom Host: Adrian Maga
Zoom Host (R): Dorothea Hug Peter
 
9:15am - 9:35am
Talk-Live
Regular Talk

startR: A tool for large multi-dimensional data processing

An-Chi Ho, Núria Pérez-Zanón, Nicolau Manubens, Francesco Benincasa, Pierre-Antoine Bretonnière



9:35am - 9:55am
Talk-Live
Regular Talk

grwat: a new R package for automated separation and analysis of river hydrograph

Timofey Samsonov, Ekaterina Rets, Maria Kireeva



9:55am - 10:15am
Talk-Video
Regular Talk

Using R6 object-oriented programming to build agent-based models

Liam Daniel Bailey, Alexandre Courtiol



10:15am - 10:35am
Talk-Live
Regular Talk

Climate Forecast Analysis Tools Framework: from the storage to the HPC to get reproducible climate research results and services

Núria Pérez-Zanón, An-Chi Ho, Francesco Benincasa, Pierre-Antoine Bretonnière, Louis-Philippe Caron, Chihchung Chou, Carlos Delgado-Torres, Llorenç Lledó, Nicolau Manubens, Lluís Palma

7B: Statistical modeling in R
Virtual location: The Lounge #talk_stats
Chair: Sevvandi Kandanaarachchi
Zoom Host: Nick Spyrison
Zoom Host (R): Olgun Aydin
 
9:15am - 9:35am
Talk-Video
Regular Talk

Probability Distribution Forecasts: Learning with Random Forests and Graphical Assessment

Moritz N. Lang, Reto Stauffer, Achim Zeileis



9:35am - 9:55am
Talk-Live
Regular Talk

spaMM: an R package to fit generalized, linear, and mixed models allowing for complex covariance structures

François Rousset, Alexandre Courtiol



9:55am - 10:15am
withdrawn
Regular Talk

Changed to Elevator Pitch: The one-step estimation procedure in R

Alexandre Brouste, Christophe Dutang



10:15am - 10:35am
Talk-Video
Regular Talk

The R Package stagedtrees for Structural Learning of Stratified Staged Trees

Federico Carli, Manuele Leonelli, Eva Riccomagno, Gherardo Varando

7C - Teaching, Automation and Reproducibility
Virtual location: The Lounge #talk_teaching_automation_r
Chair: Earo Wang
Zoom Host: Jyoti Bhogal
Zoom Host (R): Matt Bannert
Session Sponsor: Roche
Session Slide
 
9:15am - 9:35am
Talk-Live
Regular Talk

A semi-automatic grader for R scripts

Vik Gopal, Samuel Seah, Viknesh Jaya Kumar



9:35am - 9:55am
Talk-Live
Regular Talk

Automating bespoke online teaching with R

Rhian Davies



9:55am - 10:15am
Talk-Video
Regular Talk

Extend the functionality of your R Markdown documents

Christophe Dervieux



10:15am - 10:35am
Talk-Video
Regular Talk

Computational aspects of psychometrics taught with R and Shiny

Patricia Martinkova

10:45am
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11:45am
mixR!
Music, networking channel and raffles. To end the day in a relaxing way
Date: Friday, 09/July/2021
12:30pm
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1:30pm
Keynote: The R-universe project
Virtual location: The Lounge #key_ooms
Chair: Heather Turner
Zoom Host: Yuya Matsumura
Zoom Host (R): Priyanka Gagneja
 

Keynote Talk

Jeroen Ooms

1:30pm
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1:45pm
Break
Virtual location: The Lounge #lobby
1:45pm
-
3:15pm
8A - Statistics and Bioinformatics
Virtual location: The Lounge #talk_stats_bioinformatics
Chair: Leonardo Collado Torres
Zoom Host: Priyanka Gagneja
Zoom Host (R): Aditi Shah
Session Sponsor: Roche Session Slides
 
1:45pm - 2:05pm
Talk-Video
Regular Talk

MolEvolvR: Web-app and R-package for characterizing proteins using molecular evolution and phylogeny

Samuel Z Chen, Lauren M Sosinski, John B Johnston, Janani Ravi



2:05pm - 2:25pm
Talk-Live
Regular Talk

Using R to Empower a Precision Dosing Web Application

Gergely Daroczi



2:25pm - 2:45pm
Talk-Video
Regular Talk

Visualization of highly-multiplexed imaging data with cytomapper

Nils Eling, Nicolas Damond, Tobias Hoch, Bernd Bodenmiller



2:45pm - 3:05pm
sponsored-live
Sponsored Talk

Analyzing Clinical Trials Data using R for Exploratory and Regulatory Analyses

Adrian Waddel

8B - R in Production 2
Virtual location: The Lounge #talk_r_production_2
Chair: Zhian N. Kamvar
Chair: Matt Bannert
Zoom Host: Pamela Pairo
Zoom Host (R): Yuya Matsumura
Session Sponsor: Appsilon
Session Slides
 
1:45pm - 2:05pm
Talk-Live
Regular Talk

Shiny PoC to Production Application in 8 steps

Marcin Dubel



2:05pm - 2:25pm
Talk-Live
Regular Talk

Reliably Reproducible Project Packages

Alex Kahn Gold



2:25pm - 2:45pm
Talk-Live
Regular Talk

Binary R Packages for Linux: Past, Present and Future

Iñaki Ucar, Dirk Eddelbuettel



2:45pm - 3:05pm
Talk-Live
Regular Talk

R for Non-Programmers: Creating Paradigm Shifts in Reporting for Community-Facing Organizations Using R

Lisa Kulka, Sulagna Patra, Mohammad Haque

8C - Statistical modeling & Data Analysis 1
Virtual location: The Lounge #talk_stats_data_analysis_1
Chair: Liz Hare
Zoom Host: Rachel Heyard
Zoom Host (R): Balogun Stephen
 
1:45pm - 2:05pm
Talk-Video
Regular Talk

fairmodels: A Flexible Tool For Bias Detection, Visualization, And Mitigation

Jakub Wiśniewski, Przemysław Biecek



2:05pm - 2:25pm
Talk-Video
Regular Talk

DoubleML - Double Machine Learning in R

Philipp Bach, Victor Chernozhukov, Malte S. Kurz, Martin Spindler



2:25pm - 2:45pm
Talk-Video
Regular Talk

copent: Estimating Copula Entropy and Transfer Entropy in R

Jian MA

3:15pm
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4:15pm
tRivia
Chair: Sara Mortara
Chair: Marcela Alfaro Cordoba
4:15pm
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5:45pm
Keynote: Communication - elevating data analysis to make a real impact
Virtual location: The Lounge #key_communication
Chair: Federico Marini
Zoom Host: Aditi Shah
Zoom Host (R): Balogun Stephen
 

Keynote Talk

Catherine Gicheru, Katharine Hayhoe

5:45pm
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6:45pm
RechaRge 4
Chair: Marcela Alfaro Cordoba
Chair Yoga
6:45pm
-
7:45pm
Incubator: Expanding the R community in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA)
Virtual location: The Lounge #incubator_mena
Chair: Batool Almarzouq
Zoom Host: Pamela Pairo
Zoom Host (R): Aditi Shah
 

Incubator

Batool Almarzouq, Mouna Belaid, Iman Al Hasani, Haifa Ben Messaoud, Fahad Almsned, Mohammed El Fodil, Hussain Alsalman, Kamila Benadrouche, Amal TLILI, Hedia Tnani

Incubator: Stop reinventing the wheel: R package(s) for conference and abstract management
Virtual location: The Lounge #incubator_conference_abstract
Chair: Matt Bannert
Chair: Janani Ravi
Zoom Host: Balogun Stephen
Zoom Host (R): Yuya Matsumura
 

Incubator

Matthias Bannert, Janani Ravi

 
7:45pm
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8:00pm
Break
Virtual location: The Lounge #lobby
8:00pm
-
9:30pm
9A - R in production 3
Virtual location: The Lounge #talk_r_production_3
Chair: Jennifer Bryan
Zoom Host: Aditi Shah
Zoom Host (R): Pamela Pairo
Session Sponsor: Roche
Session Slides
 
8:00pm - 8:20pm
Talk-Video
Regular Talk

Production Metrics for R with the 'openmetrics' Package

Aaron Jacobs



8:20pm - 8:40pm
sponsored-live
Sponsored Talk

Automating business processes with R

Frans van Dunné



8:40pm - 9:00pm
sponsored-live
Sponsored Talk

RStudio Managed Workbench -

Patrick Schratz



9:00pm - 9:20pm
sponsored-live
Sponsored Talk

A little bit about RStudio

Joseph Rickert

9B - Community and Outreach 2
Virtual location: The Lounge #talk_community_outreach_2
Chair: Stefanie Butland
Zoom Host: Yuya Matsumura
Zoom Host (R): Joselyn Chávez
 
8:00pm - 8:20pm
Talk-Video-NE
Regular Talk

Using R in Latin America: the great, the good, the bad, and the ugly

Virginia A. García Alonso, Paola Corrales, Claudia A. Huaylla, Andrea Gómez Vargas, Joselyn Chávez, Denisse Fierro Arcos



8:20pm - 8:40pm
Talk-Live
Regular Talk

r-community.org: a central community infrastructure for R

CHIBUOKEM BEN UBAH, RICK PACK, MEET BHATNAGAR, João Vitor Cavalcante



8:40pm - 9:00pm
Talk-Live
Regular Talk

CovidR and rmdgallery: A streamlined process for collecting community contributions in a gallery website

Riccardo Porreca, Francesca Vitalini



9:00pm - 9:20pm
Talk-Live
Regular Talk

How open-source and R enable state-of-the-art media production

Eric Nantz

9C - Statistical modeling and data analysis 2
Virtual location: The Lounge #talk_stats_data_analysis_2
Chair: Balasubramanian Narasimhan
Zoom Host: Balogun Stephen
Session Sponsor: R Consortium Session Slide
 
8:00pm - 8:20pm
Talk-Video
Regular Talk

bssm: Bayesian Inference of Non-linear and Non-Gaussian State Space Models in R

Jouni Helske, Matti Vihola



8:20pm - 8:40pm
Talk-Video
Regular Talk

bnmonitor: Checking the Robustness and Sensitivity of Bayesian Networks

Rachel Wilkerson, Manuele Leonelli, Ramsiya Ramanathan



8:40pm - 9:00pm
Talk-Live
Regular Talk

FLAME: Interpretable Matching for Causal Inference

Vittorio Dominic Orlandi, Sudeepa Roy, Cynthia Rudin, Alexander Volfovsky



9:00pm - 9:20pm
sponsored-video
Sponsored Talk

R Consortium and You: How you can help us connect the dots

Mehar Pratap Singh

9:30pm
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11:30pm
Closing and Awards
Virtual location: The Lounge #announcements
Chair: Andrea Sánchez-Tapia
Chair: Marcela Alfaro Cordoba
Zoom Host: Pamela Pairo
We will announce awards for presentations and recognize the work of those who have helped the R community grow. We will also have a short presentation about the next useR!

 
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