Austin R User Group Monthly Meetup – May 2017

Jon Loyens gave a good overview and demonstration of

Jeff Jenkins gave a good overview on machine learning, especially unsupervised learning.  (I liked his chess movie analogies, especially the message “Don’t be afraid to bring your queen out early.”)

Jesse Sampson gave a good talk and demonstration of predictive analytics providing real business value.

Emily Bartha gave an encouraging lesson on how to create your first R package (theoretically in only one line of code.)

Jennifer Davis gave a entertaining presentation on machine learning.

Thanks to for hosting us, and all the sponsors (R Studio, Continuum, Bamboo, for feeding us.