Spring School on R @ Athens University of Economics and Business
Monday 2 March 2015 – Friday 3 April 2015, Athens, Greece
After the great success of the 1st R summer school we are happy to announce the 2nd one. This one is scheduled during evening hours to help those working to attend.
Aims of the course
Over the last years, R has become the prevalent statistical computing tool for statisticians worldwide. The aim of this course is to introduce graduate students and professional statisticians and data scientist to the basic principles of R including modern statistical modeling, classification and Bayesian approaches.
The summer school will be held at the Center of Professional Education of Athens University of Economics. Address: Kefallinias 46 (Κεφαλληνίας), 11251, Athens, Greece; tel. +30-2108203912.
About the AUEB Summer School on R
This Summer School on R is intended for Statistics graduates, M.Sc. and Ph.D. students, junior researchers, lecturers at universities, and professionals working in industry. Participants are expected to have a good background in statistics and a strong interest in statistical computing. Although an introductory session will introduce the basic logic and functions of R, some familiarity with R or at least with statistical computing is desirable.
Dimitris Fouskakis, National Techical University of Athens, Greece
Dimitris Karlis, Athens University of Economics and Business, Greece
Ioannis Kosmidis, University College London, UK.
Ioannis Ntzoufras, Athens University of Economics and Business, Greece
Rui Miguel Forte, Lead Data Scientist, Workable
Details in Greek are available here