R Meetup - "Lasso for Everyone" Talk by Prof Jared Lander

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IMDA PIXEL Labs@NDC

111 Middle Road #03-04

National Design Ctr

Singapore, 188969

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"Lasso for Everyone" about lasso regression or "Making R Go Bigger and Faster" about ways to speed up R code.

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Jared Lander is the Chief Data Scientist of Lander Analytics a data science consultancy based in New York City, the Organizer of the New York Open Statistical Programming Meetup and the New York R Conference and an Adjunct Professor of Statistics at Columbia University. With a masters from Columbia University in statistics and a bachelors from Muhlenberg College in mathematics, he has experience in both academic research and industry. His work for both large and small organizations ranges from music and fund raising to finance and humanitarian relief efforts.

He specializes in data management, multilevel models, machine learning, generalized linear models, data management and statistical computing. He is the author of R for Everyone: Advanced Analytics and Graphics, a book about R Programming geared toward Data Scientists and Non-Statisticians alike.

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IMDA PIXEL Labs@NDC

111 Middle Road #03-04

National Design Ctr

Singapore, 188969

Singapore

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