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The third annual Cascadia R Conference is a one day event where Pacific Northwest #rstats programming enthusiasts gather to learn how organizations from Vancouver to Portland, are innovating with R.


Please join us to renew friendships, build new relationships, and learn more about your favorite statistical programming language, R, and how people like you are using it to solve everyday problems.


We're excited to debut our Seattle area venue at the Microsoft Conference Center in Redmond, WA, and look forward to seeing you in June!


CALL FOR PAPERS IS NOW OPEN!

  • Please submit your abstract via email
  • For details on submissions, please see this document
  • The CFP deadline for submission is 07APR19 at 11:59 PM, Pacific - YES! It has been extended!
  • We will be notifying speakers for accepted talks via email on 30APR19
  • Finished presentations will be due to conference organizers by 01JUN19


Join our Slack channelfor pre- during and post conference chatting and networking!

Jun 8, 2019

8 AM - 5 PM

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Microsoft Conference Center
Northeast 36th Way 16070
Redmond, Washington

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Standard Price $50
Door Price $60
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$20

Submit Your Talk

It is with great pleasure we announce the Call for Papers for the Cascadia R Conference 2019 to be held in Redmond, Washington, June 8, 2019.


The goals of the conference are to showcase the interesting ways R is being used in the region, provide learning opportunities, and connect R programmers with each other. The presentations are a platform for promoting these ideals.


We are planning to have three tracks based upon the submissions. Some examples of the topics of interest include:

  • Machine/Deep Learning
  • R in production environments
  • R in workflows
  • R community and contributions
  • Industry Solutions with R


Applicants should note that presentations are being solicited to fill a 30-minute presentation windows, including time for questions.


5 minute lightning talk applications are also being accepted


The audiences will consist of varying levels of R programmers, from beginner to expert level, as well as multiple industries.


A conference volunteer will be available to assist with timing, introductions, and Q&A.


Presenters are expected to comply with the code of conduct of the conference.


To apply, download our Talk Submission form from the Documents tab, fill out the application and submit via email to cascadia.r.conf.2019@gmail.com


Important Dates: 


  • The CFP deadline for submission is 07APR19 at 11:59 PM, Pacific
  • We will be notifying speakers for accepted talks via email on 30APR19
  • Finished presentations will be due to conference organizers by 01JUN19

Code of Conduct

The Cascadia R Conference organizers and sponsors are dedicated to providing a harassment-free conference experience for everyone regardless of gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, age or religion.


We do not tolerate harassment of conference participants in any form. Sexual language and imagery is not appropriate for any conference venue, including talks. Conference participants violating these rules may be sanctioned or expelled from the conference without a refund at the sole discretion of our organizers.


Harassment includes verbal comments that reinforce social structures of domination related to gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, age, religion; sexual images in public spaces; deliberate intimidation; stalking; following; harassing photography or recording; sustained disruption of talks or other events; inappropriate physical contact; and unwelcome sexual attention. Participants asked to stop any harassing behavior are expected to comply immediately.


If a participant engages in harassing behavior, the conference organizers may take any action they deem appropriate, including warning the offender or expulsion from the conference without refund. If you are being harassed, notice that someone else is being harassed, or have any other concerns, please contact a member of conference staff immediately or email cascadia.r.conf.2019@gmail.com. Conference staff can be identified by name tags.


Photography Policy

At the conference anyone with a red sticker on their badge = "do not photograph me"


Conference staff will be happy to help participants contact venue security or local law enforcement, provide escorts, or otherwise assist those experiencing harassment to feel safe for the duration of the conference.


We value your attendance.


We expect attendees, sponsors, volunteers, and speakers to adhere to the code of conduct during the conference,

conference events at off-site locations, in related online communities and social media. We will be monitoring all social media related to the conference throughout the year. If you have any questions, email cascadia.r.conf.2019@gmail.com.


This Code of Conduct is adapted from the policy of the PyDX Conference, which is under a Creative Commons Zero license.

Sponsorship

We are an all volunteer, non-profit conference. Sponsorship dollars are critical to our ability to produce this conference. We are very grateful to the individuals and organizations that generously support our efforts to promote the work and contributions of our community.


Sponsorship Packages

We have outlined a number of different packages that are detailed in the Sponsorship Packages document in the Documents section.


Since we are a small, regional conference, we are flexible and willing to work with our sponsors to tailor packages to meet your organization's goals and budget.


Thank you and we look forward to working with you!

Documents

Code of Conduct CASRCON19.pdf
Driving Directions.pdf
Talk Submission Form.pdf
Sponsorship Packages.pdf
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