“Efficient Data Manipulation with R” Course | April 11-12 Milan

March 28, 2016
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(This article was first published on MilanoR, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)

 

new R course, focused on Data Manipulation, is organized by the R training and consulting company QuantideNext live class is on April 11-12 in Legnano (Milan).

If you want to know more about Quantide, check out Quantide’s website.

If you wish to attend the class, reserve a seat on the course ticket page.


R Live Class – Efficient Data Manipulation with R

April 11-12, Legnano (Milan)

Organize your data manipulation tasks in a standard and clear way, write clean and efficient code, and build reproducible data management processes, using the most modern R tools: tidyr, dplyr and lubridate packages.

Course organization

The first part of the course teaches how to do basic data manipulation using the dplyr package with some focus on packages tidyr and lubridate.

The second part of the course will focus on more advanced data manipulation tecniques from package dplyr including  the usage of backend databases behind dplyr and SE vs NSE programming tecniques.

Price 

Euro 800 + VAT

Outline

data manipulation

Data manipulation in a data flow

  • Tidying data with tidyr
  • The fundamental verbs of data manipulation: select, filter, arrange, mutate and summarize
  • Group-wise calculations
  • Date handling with lubridate
  • Joining tables
  • Chain operators
  • Do as generic data manipulation tool
  • Programming with dplyr and tidyr: NSE vs SE
  • Working with backend databases

FAQ

Should I take this course?

This class will be a good fit for you if you have a working knowledge of R, and you usually handle with data and databases.

What does the cost include?

The cost includes lunch, comprehensive course materials + 1 hour of individual online post course support for each student within 30 days from course date.

There is a students discount?

We offer an academic discount for those engaged in full time studies or research. Please contact us for further information at training[at]quantide[dot]com

What should I bring?

A laptop with the latest version of R and R-Studio.

Who will I learn from?

Andrea Spanò is an Rstudio certificated instructor who has worked as an R trainer and consultant for over 20 years. Andrea graduated in Statistics from the University of Siena and obtained a Master’s degree in Applied Statistics at the University College of London. He runs Quantide consulting firm and teaches at Luiss University post grad course on Big Data Management

What language is the course taught?

This course is taught in italian. Course material in English language

How can I reach your place?

Legnano is about 30 min by train from Milano. Trains from Milano to Legnano are scheduled every 30 minutes, and Quantide premises are 3  walking minutes from Legnano train station.

How can I contact you if I have further questions?

You can contact us attraining[at]quantide[dot]com

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