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Morning Teaching Data Science Mine Çetinkaya-Rundel Success in data science and statistics is dependent on the development of both analytical and computational skills. As statistics educators we are more familiar and comfortable with teaching the former, but the latter is becoming increasingly important. The goal of this workshop is to equip e... Continue Reading

Diversity Scholarships

Diversity Scholarships LatinR2019 Thanks to the support of our sponsors, in this edition of LatinR we will be able to offer assistance scholarships that seek to encourage the participation of less represented groups. Scholarships include: the conference ticket for the 26th and 27th of September registration for two of the tutorials on Wed... Continue Reading

Call for Papers

LatinR2019 <- Latin American Conference about the Use of R in Research + Development After the first version in Buenos Aires in 2018, LatinR will continue visiting the continent in 2019. This year, the second instance of the conference will take place in Santiago de Chile between September 25 and 27. As with last year, the first day will b... Continue Reading

LatinR Slack - Code of Conduct

Welcome! The LatinR Slack is a virtual space dedicated to meet and share experiences with attendees, authors and organizers of LatinR before and during the conference. Everyone in this workspace is required to agree with the following code of conduct. Organisers will enforce this code throughout the event and previous months. We expect coopera... Continue Reading

Code of Conduct

Everyone at our conference are required to agree with the following code of conduct. Organisers will enforce this code throughout the event. We expect cooperation from all participants to help ensure a safe environment for everybody. The Quick Version LatinR is dedicated to providing a harassment-free conference experience for everyone, regard... Continue Reading


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