Meet with other Philadelphia area users of the R programming language
The Philly UseR Group is aimed at sharing knowledge and experience among users of the R statistical programming environment.
I want to welcome Christopher Connell from Kwelia to PhillyR. Chris is eager to provide some leadership and energy in organizing new meetings and guest speakers. I am thrilled to have him join us and I look forward to upcoming events!
I met Pete at a big data analytics conference last year. And he was one of my favorite presenters there. Aside from leading an analytics team at Yammer, Pete runs a bacon hot sause business on the side. I recently got him to open up on his favorite subject: what makes an analyst successful? Continue reading
Posted by Kelly Ke on February 11, 2013 at 6:00pm
Hello. I am new to R and to this group. I am taking a course through Coursera that teaches the basics of R.
If anyone else is new to the language and would like to form a study group to learn the basics please let me know. The link to the free course is below.
This particular course is being taught by professors at Johns Hopkins through the Coursera…
Posted by John Ulicny on September 16, 2012 at 9:01pm
Career Opportunities at Plehn Analytics
Plehn Analytics supplies unique economic and financial solutions to the financial services industry leveraging U.S. government datasets (IRS, Census, BLS, BEA, Federal Reserve, etc.). Our products provide market segmentation, risk assessment, and intelligence about customers, suppliers, and competitors in order to enable the financial services industry to make more informed decisions. Our clients include hedge funds, investment banks,…
Posted by Helen Plehn on January 2, 2012 at 11:16am
We are looking for a full-time (or part-time) R programmer and project manager with basic MySQL and web programming skills. The project involves the collection and analysis of a large set of political, economic, military, technological, and social forecasts made by people all over the country. We need help with both programming and support for a group of professors and students who are developing new methods of aggregating forecasts and analyzing the attributes of good forecasters. If you…Continue
Posted by Barbara Mellers on October 24, 2011 at 12:47pm
The statistical programmer will be responsible for supporting client’s clinical projects through the creation and maintenance of analysis data sets, CDISC related SAS programming and the execution of…Continue
Started by Kelly Ke Feb 11.