R / Finance 2014 Open for Registration

March 29, 2014

(This article was first published on Thinking inside the box , and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)

The annoucement below just went to the R-SIG-Finance list.
More information is as usual at the R / Finance page:

Now open for registrations:

R / Finance 2014: Applied Finance with R
May 16 and 17, 2014
Chicago, IL, USA

The registration for R/Finance 2014
— which will take place May 16 and 17 in Chicago — is now open!

Building on the success of the previous conferences in 2009, 2010, 2011,
2012 and 2013, we expect around 300 attendees from around the world. R
users from industry, academia, and government will joining 30+ presenters
covering all areas of finance with R.

We are very excited about the four keynotes by
Bill Cleveland,
Alexios Ghalanos,
Bob McDonald and
Luke Tierney.
The main agenda (currently) includes sixteen
full presentations and twenty-one shorter “lightning talks”. We are also
excited to offer four optional pre-conference seminars on Friday morning.

To celebrate the sixth year of the conference in style, the dinner will be
returning to The Terrace of the Trump Hotel. Overlooking the Chicago River and
skyline, it is a perfect venue to continue conversations while dining and

More details of the agenda are available at:


Registration information is available at


and can also be directly accessed by going to


We would to thank our 2014 Sponsors for the continued support enabling us to
host such an exciting conference:

On behalf of the committee and sponsors, we look forward to seeing you
in Chicago!

Gib Bassett, Peter Carl, Dirk Eddelbuettel, Brian Peterson,
Dale Rosenthal, Jeffrey Ryan, Joshua Ulrich

See you in Chicago in May!

This post by Dirk Eddelbuettel
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