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Data Scientist at PartnerRe with an actuarial background. Develops R based tools for insurance and provide R-trainings within the company.
Stella has a background in Psychology and Statistics and has been working in Academia for many years now as Data Scientist, statistical consulting and lecturer. She has a broad insight into the usage of R in different fields as Statistics, Psychology, Education and Health Care.
Kirill has worked on the boundary between data and computer science with more than 20 years of software engineering experience. He has enjoyed working with and contributing to the R ecosystem since 2012.
Mark recently joined rOpenSci as a Software Research Scientist, and also develops software for the World Health Organization to plan for encourage more sustainable and active transport.
Economist and project manager at the Neuchâtel Statistical Office with about 15 years of programming experience.
Eric works on education data flows. He appreciates collaborating with IT team at the start of the flow and with pedagogues for the construction of indicators. Current interest: sequence analysis to understand life courses. He has been working with R, SAS and Tableau for several years.
Natasa is a computer scientist by training and is currently finishing her PhD at HEC Lausanne. Her main research interest is a deeper understanding of learning models, hence works focuses on causal inference, generative models, uncertainty and interpretability.
At Novartis, David provides support to develop production Shiny apps, HTML templates and train other associates in package development. David also contributes to the R Shiny ecosystem through its open source project, namely RinteRface, bs4Dash (Bootstrap 4 shinydashboard), shinyMobile, the virtual physiology simulator.
Duc is a Data Scientist at Tamedia Romandie (Tribune de Genève, 24 heures, le Matin Dimanche). Previously, Duc worked as a data journalist at SRG-SSR for swissinfo.ch, quantitative analyst for a hedge fund and did a PhD in computational biology.
Genève R user group Co-organiser, Course Developer and Instructor at EPFL Extension School.
Course Developer & Instructor at EPFL Extension School, Senior Lecturer in Statistics and Probability at University of Geneva.
Statistician at the Geneva University Hospitals. Regularly teaches statistics using R.
Delphine Fontaine has a double education in psychology and statistics and is working at Les transports publics de la région lausannoise.
Data analyst & digital marketing manager at comtogether. Arben uses R to answer complex business questions, automate repetitive tasks & develop marketing optimisation tools.
Former R-Ladies Lausanne co-organiser and Postdoc at EPFL, now Data Scientist in Helsinki, Finland.
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