Introduction to R for Data Mining

A session at Strata 2012

Tuesday 28th February, 2012

9:00am to 12:30pm (PST)

This tutorial will enable anyone with some programming experience to begin analyzing data with the R programming language


  • Where did R come from?
  • What makes R different from other statistical software?
  • Data structures in R
  • Reading and writing data sets
  • Manipulating Data
  • Basic statistics in R
  • Exploratory Data Analysis
  • Multiple Regression
  • Logistic Regression
  • Data mining in R
  • Cluster analysis
  • Classification algorithms
  • Working with Big Data
  • Challenges
  • Extensions to R for big data
  • Where to go from here?
  • The R community
  • Resources for learning R
  • Getting help

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Joseph B Rickert

Revolution Analytics

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Strata 2012

United States United States, Santa Clara

28th February to 1st March 2012

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Time 9:00am12:30pm PST

Date Tue 28th February 2012


Ballroom G, Santa Clara Convention Center

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