Put open source to work
July 16–17, 2018: Training & Tutorials
July 18–19, 2018: Conference
Portland, OR
Alyssa Columbus

Alyssa Columbus
Data Scientist, Pacific Life

Website | @alycolumbus

Alyssa Columbus is a data scientist at Pacific Life and member of the spring 2018 class of NASA Datanauts. Previously, she was a computational statistics and machine learning researcher at the Athena Breast Health Network and has built robust predictive models and applications for a diverse set of industries spanning retail and biologics. Alyssa is a strong proponent of reproducible methods, open source technologies, and diversity in tech. In her free time, she leads R-Ladies Irvine and Girl Scout STEM workshops.


1:30pm5:00pm Tuesday, July 17, 2018
Live coding
Location: B110-112
Level: Intermediate
Alyssa Columbus (Pacific Life)
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Alyssa Columbus walks you through building data visualizations using the R Shiny web framework. You'll learn how to build simple Shiny applications with interactive elements and customized layouts and discover best practices to make these applications suitable for production deployment. Read more.