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Make Data Work
22–23 May 2017: Training
23–25 May 2017: Tutorials & Conference
London, UK
Colin Gillespie

Colin Gillespie
Lead Consultant | Senior Lecturer, Jumping Rivers | Newcastle University

Website | @csgillespie

Colin Gillespie is a senior lecturer at Newcastle University, UK, where he works on high-performance statistical computing and Bayesian statistics. Colin is also lead consultant at Jumping Rivers. He has been teaching R since 2005 at a variety of levels, ranging from beginning to advanced programming. Colin is author of the upcoming O’Reilly book Efficient R Programming.


12:0512:45 Wednesday, 24 May 2017
Data science and advanced analytics
Location: Hall S21/23 (B)
Secondary topics:  R-lang
Level: Intermediate
Colin Gillespie (Jumping Rivers | Newcastle University)
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R has the reputation for being slow. Colin Gillespie covers key ideas and techniques for making your R code as efficient as possible, from R setup to common R coding problems to linking R with C++ for an extra speed boost. Read more.
14:0514:45 Wednesday, 24 May 2017
Location: Capital Hall (N24) - O'Reilly booth - Table B
Colin Gillespie (Jumping Rivers | Newcastle University)
Colin is the author of Efficient R Programming, so if you have questions about working with R, stop by and see him. Read more.