[Dublin] Introduction to the Tidyverse Toolkit for R

Microsoft Ireland, Auditorium, Block B, Atrium Building, Carmanhall Road, Sandyford Industrial Estate, Dublin 18, Dublin
Sat, 25th Mar 2017 11:00 till 17:00

Workshop details Beginners


We are delighted to have Kevin O'Brien back to mentor a beginner-friendly R workshop introducing the tidyverse toolkit.

You will need to bring your laptop (and don't forget charger), and have the following installed:

The workshop will be broken down into four segments.

  • Fundamentals of R : using the R environment, CRAN, working with R packages
  • Data Manipulation with dplyr :
  • Data Visualization with ggplot2 :
  • A crash course on R for Statistics: We might not get to spend too much time on this, but here we will look at running some straightforward statistical procedures with R: t-tests, variance tests, cluster analysis, testing normality etc

The materials will be on-line at RWorkshop.github.io.

Running order:

  • 10:30 Registration
  • 11:00 Workshop
  • 13:00 Lunch
  • 14:00 Workshop
  • 17:00 Workshop ends

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Q. A lot of our events are female-friendly events, we have enquiries asking if other genders are welcome as well?

YES. You are welcome. Events we run or partner in are diversity friendly.

If you have any questions, feel free to contact us at contact@codinggrace.com.

Q. What do I need to bring?

Your laptop (and don't forget charger).

Q. Do I need to have anything installed before the workshop?

Yes, please have the following installed:

Q. How do I get there?

Microsoft Ireland's location page has information on how to get there by car or public transportation: https://www.microsoft.com/ireland/contact/directions.html

Q. Is there parking?

There should be free parking around the business park, follow this google map street view link, this shop is quite near to the Microsoft venue where the workshop is taking place.

Refunds (Only applicable if this is a PAID event)

Full refunds until 24 hours before the event.

If there are not enough people signed up to the event, I will be in touch to refund you.

If you have any other questions

You can contact Vicky Twomey-Lee by emailing vicky@codinggrace.com.


Kevin O'Brien https://twitter.com/dragonflystats

PhD Candidate in Statistics, who has been teaching R in the university of Limerick for 4 years. Also an organizer of the Dublin R user group ,with specific responsibility for workshops.


Vicky Twomey-Lee || +353 86 150 2003 || vicky@codinggrace.com

About Coding Grace

Coding Grace are a group of developers based in Ireland who love to code and do other geeky and not necessarily crafty activities. Some of us code full-time, or just for fun (or both). We have people who are part of other technical user groups such as Dublin ALT.NET, GameCraft, Python Ireland, Ruby Ireland and more…
We provide female-friendly workshops and events in an environment for developers and aspiring developers mentored by majority female instructors.
We aim to provide a support network for people from all backgrounds and hope our outreach will help bring those who are interested in code development together and learn from one another.