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We are happy to announce that the R user conference
is scheduled for June 27-30, 2016, and will take place at the campus
of Stanford University, Stanford California, USA.
Following the formats of previous conferences, the program will
consist of a day of tutorials followed by three days of invited
lectures and user-contributed sessions.
The program will cover topics such as
* History of R and computing with data
* Bayesian Statistics
* Economics, Finance and Insurance
* High Performance Computing
* Industrial Applications
* Statistical Learning with Big Data
* Spatial Statistics
* Visualization & Graphics
* and many more.
The URL for the conference web page is:
It is minimal at the moment but details of invited speakers, tutorial
sessions, registration and abstract submission process will soon
appear. A follow-up announcement will be posted to announce important
details but please feel free to check the website periodically.
CALL FOR TUTORIAL SUBMISSIONS
We invite R users to submit proposals for three hour tutorials on
special topics on R. The proposals should give a brief description of
the tutorial, including goals, detailed outline, justification why the
tutorial is important, background knowledge required and potential
attendees. The proposals should be sent before January 3, 2016 to
|Open submissions of abstracts||January 5, 2016|
|Open Registration||January 5, 2016|
|Tutorial Submissions Deadline||January 10, 2016|
|Abstract Submissions Deadline||March 25, 2016|
|Diversity Scholarship Application Deadline||March 25, 2016|
|Notification of Acceptance||March 29, 2016|
|Early Registration Deadline||April 1, 2016|
|Regular Registration Deadline||May 25, 2016|
|Late registration Deadline||June 20, 2016|
|Tutorials||June 27, 2016|
|Conference Start||June 28, 2016|
|Conference End||June 30, 2016|
We hope to meet you in Stanford!
The organizing committee:
John Chambers, Sandrine Dudoit, Trevor Hastie, Susan Holmes,
Simon Jackman, Olivia Lau, Nicholas Lewin-Koh, Norman Matloff,
Balasubramanian Narasimhan, Karthik Ram, Joseph Rickert,
Duncan Temple Lang.