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tidy your R and get introduced to geospatial analysis

October 17, 2017 @ 6:00 pm UTC+0

• 6:00pm — Welcome to all R-Ladies Manchester Introduction: Networking and refreshments

• 6:15pm — Workshop: ‘tidy your R’ by Tatjana Kecojevic 

• 7:00pm — Short break: drinks and snacks

• 7:15pm — ‘rgdal, tmap and leaflet: A quick introduction to spatial packages and interactive mapping’ by Ellen Talbot R-Ladies Liverpool @RLadiesLivUK

• 8:00pm — Hang around: drinks and a chance to chat   

• 8:30pm — End

Bring your laptop with R and RStudio installed as in the first hour of our meeting we will run a short workshop on exploratory data analysis: tidy way, where you will be introduced to the tools for data manipulation and visualisation like dplyr and ggplot2. After a short break Ellen will follow with her introduction to spetial visualisation and R’s key spatial packages. 

We would love you to come and join us, bring a friend or two and share your thoughts and experiences when working on your every-day ds projects.

You don’t have to be an R user to come and join us, as long as you have interest in learning, doing and getting to know more about data science and R.

All welcome!

Thanks to SpacePortX for providing the venue and making this event possible.

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October 17, 2017
6:00 pm
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24-26 Lever St
Manchester M1 1DZ, GB


R-Ladies Manchester