Zurich, Feb 2014, 6/7 - Training: Getting Deeper Insights into the Power of R

R Training Course Announcement
Part II: Getting Deeper Insights into the Power of R


Training Course Flyer | Detailed Program |Travel and Accommodation Info | Hotel Reservation | Registration

Rmetrics, the leading consultancy house for R-in-Finance offers you an "Advanced R Programming" course. The training provides an intense two day experience to get you up with latest techniques and newest technologies in R. We teach you practical skills in lectures, example sessions and case studies.

Course Topics:

Day I:

  • Parallelisation of R Code
  • Handling Large Data Sets in R
  • External Interfaces: C, C++ and Rcpp
  • R Database Connection: SQLite and beyond

Day II:

  • Chronological Objects with R
  • Creating and Maintaining R Packages
  • Sweave: Reports and Reproducible Reasearch with R
  • Shiny: Web Applications with R

Course Audience: The course is made for all who want to get a deepened knowledge of advanced R programming techniques.

Time and Date: Thursday, 6th February 2014 and Friday, 7th February 2014 

Location: Zurich, Switzerland, Hotel Sternen Oerlikon

Pricing: CHF 1'600.00. This includes course materials, Business Lunches and Coffe Breaks.

Student Scholarships: For some of the trainings Rmetrics sponsors Student Scholarships. Please send us your CV and a Recommendation Letter from your Supervisor.

Please contact: Viktoria Forgacs