satRday Newcastle upon Tyne 2020
Rescheduled: Coming Autumn 2020
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Conference Details

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Autumn 2020 at Newcastle University

Affordable

Only £30

Accessible

Inclusive, supportive and respectful environment

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    Note: Ticket sales are currently paused until the conference has been rescheduled.

  • Conference tickets range from £30 (early bird) to £60 (late notice). Registration is handled via the University webstore.

Talks

Schedule

08:45 - 09:15

Registration

09:15 - 09:30

Welcome

09:30 - 10:15

Mine Çetinkaya-Rundel

R 4 All: Welcoming and inclusive practices for teaching R

10:15 - 10:40

Theo Roe

Improving the Communication of Environmental Data Using Shiny

10:40 - 11:25

Coffee

11:25 - 11:30

Newcastle University

11:30 - 11:55

Zoë Turner

Using R in Mortality Surveillance within a mental and general health secondary care NHS provider

11:55 - 12:20

Kenneth McLean

ImpactR: Deriving and quantifying impact of biomedical research publications.

12:20 - 13:10

Lunch

13:10 - 13:35

Russ Hyde

Your Code As Data

13:35 - 14:00

Emma Vestesson

R for personalised medicine

14:00 - 14:25

Pablo De Juan Bernabeu

Open Data and Reproducibility v2.0

14:15 - 15:00

Coffee

15:00 - 15:25

Chris Mainey

Why is my model so bad?: Tales of a wandering PhD student

15:25 - 16:10

Julia Silge

Understanding Word Embeddings

16:10 - 16:20

Close

Speakers

Mine Çetinkaya-Rundel

Mine Çetinkaya-Rundel

University of Edinburgh, RStudio

Senior Lecturer, Data Scientist and Professional Educator
Julia Silge

Julia Silge

RStudio

Data Scientist
Theo Roe

Theo Roe

Jumping Rivers

Data Scientist
Zoë Turner

Zoë Turner

Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

Senior Information Analyst
Kenneth McLean

Kenneth McLean

University of Edinburgh

Clinical Reseach Fellow
Russ Hyde

Russ Hyde

University of Glasgow

Bioinformatician
Emma Vestesson

Emma Vestesson

UCL Institute of Child Health and the Health Foundation

Senior data analyst, PhD student
Pablo De Juan Bernabeu

Pablo De Juan Bernabeu

Lancaster University

PhD student
Chris Mainey

Chris Mainey

University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust

Senior Statistical Intelligence Analyst

Organising committee

Rhian Davies

Rhian Davies

Colin Gillespie

Colin Gillespie

Caterina Constantinescu

Caterina Constantinescu

Ahmed Salhin

Ahmed Salhin

The Catalyst Newcastle

Diversity

satRday is dedicated to providing a harassment-free and inclusive conference experience for all in attendance regardless of, but not limited to, gender, sexual orientation, disabilities, physical attributes, age, ethnicity, social standing, religion or political affiliation. We do not tolerate harassment of participants (including organisers and vendors) in any form. Sexual innuendos and imagery are not appropriate for any conference venue, including presentations. Anyone violating these rules may be given warning or expelled from the conference (without a refund) at the discretion of the conference organisers. Our code of conduct/anti-harassment policy can be found here.

Contact us

Email us at info@jumpingrivers.com