noRth: a Conference for Intermediate and Advanced R Users in the Twin Cities and Greater North Region

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In collaboration with the R-Ladies Twin Cities and the Twin Cities R User Group, The Institute for Research and Statistical Applications is excited to bring you noRth.

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noRth is aimed at intermediate to advanced R users. As such, it will take place August 15-16, directly following the close of IRSA's beginner R course, Introduction to Reproducible Data Science in R

This two-part event includes both workshop and seminar-style activities so participants can choose the learning experience that best suits their needs. Register for one or both of the following options:

  • Day 1: A half-day workshop on R Shiny, loaded with interaction and hands-on learning.
  • Day 2: A full-day conference following a traditional seminar-style schedule with a strong lineup of plenary and breakout speakers.

For full details visit noRth's website.

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  • R Shiny Workshop $100
  • Conference Day $150
  • R Shiny Workshop + Conference Day $250

UMN staff, faculty, and postdocs receive a 50% discount. UMN students receive a 75% discount



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Are you new to R? Those who are just starting to learn this programming tool are encouraged to sign up for our beginner R short course: Introduction to Reproducible Data Science in R.