08:45  09:00 
Introductory Remarks, MS.01/MS.02 
09:00  09:45 
Invited Talk, MS.01/MS.02, Chair: Heather Turner 

Brian Ripley 
The R Development Process 
09:50  10:50 
Kaleidoscope Ia, MS.03, Chair: Dieter Menne 

Claudia Beleites 
Spectroscopic Data in R and Validation of Soft Classifiers: Classifying Cells and Tissues by Raman Spectroscopy 
[Slides] 

Jonathan Rosenblatt 
Revisiting MultiSubject Random Effects in fMRI 
[Slides] 

Zoe Hoare 
Putting the R into Randomisation 
[Slides] 

Kaleidoscope Ib, MS.01, Chair: Simon Urbanek 

Teh Amouh 
Bringing the power of complex data analysis methods into R 

Markus Gesmann 
Using the Google Visualisation API with R 
[Slides] 

Matthew S. Shotwell

Experimenting with a tty connection for R 

Kaleidoscope Ic, MS.02, Chair: Achim Zeileis 

David Smith 
The R Ecosystem 
[Slides] 

E. James Harner 
Rc2: R collaboration in the cloud 
[Slides] 

J.J. Allaire 
RStudio: Integrated Development Environment for R 
10:50  11:15 
Coffee, Main atrium and
Mathematics Workroom, A0.05 
11:15  12:35 
Portfolio Management, B3.02, Chair: Patrick Burns 

Jagrata Minardi 
R in the Practice of Risk Management Today 
[Slides] 

Rocco Claudio Cannizzaro 
Stress Testing with RAdamant 

Jovan Njegic 
Handling Multiple Time Scales in Hedge Fund Index Products 

Bioinformatics and HighThroughput Data, B3.03, Chair: Hervé Pagès 

Thierry Onkelinx 
AFLP: generating objective and repeatable genetic data 
[Slides] 

Przemysław Biecek

The nz.seq package for handling genetic sequences in the Netezza Performance Server 

Stefanie Tauber 
Classification of Coverage Patterns 

Norma Coffey 
Finite Mixture Model Clustering of SNP Data 

High Performance Computing, MS.03, Chair: Stefan Theussl 

Willem Ligtenberg 
GPU computing and R 
[Slides] 

Pragneshkumar
B. Patel 
Deploying and Benchmarking R on a Large Shared Memory System 

Kazutaka Doi 
The CUtil package which enables GPU computation in R 

Manuel Quesada 
OBANSoft: integrated software for Bayesian statistics and high performance computing with R 
[Slides] 

Reporting Technologies and Workflows, MS.01, Chair: Martin Mächler 

Nathan Uyttendaele 
R2wd: writing Word Documents from R 

Dmitry Bliznyk 
FRAD  Fast Results Analysis and Display 

Andreas Leha 
The Emacs Orgmode: Reproducible Research and Beyond 
[Slides] 

Peter Baker 
Efficient data analysis workflow in R 

Teaching, MS.02, Chair: Jay G. Kerns 

Ian Holliday 
Teaching Statistics to Psychology Students using Reproducible Computing package RC and supporting Peer Review Framework 
[Slides] 

Kristian Hovde
Liland 
Teaching applied statistics to students in natural sciences using the R Commander 

Achim Zeileis 
Automatic generation of exams in R 
[Slides] 
12:35  14:00 
Lunch, Rootes Restaurant 
14:00  14:45 
Invited Talk, MS.01/MS.02, Chair: David Firth 

Ulrike Grömping 
Design of Experiments in R 
[Slides] [Video] 
14:45  15:30 
Invited Talk, MS.01/MS.02, Chair: David Firth 

Jonathan Rougier 
Nomograms for visualising relationships between three variables 
[Slides] [Video] 
15:30  16:00 
Coffee, Main atrium and Mathematics Workroom, A0.05 
16:00  17:00 
Modelling Systems and Networks, B3.02, Chair: Jonathan Rougier 

Rachel Oxlade 
An S4 Object structure for emulation  the approximation of complex functions 
[Slides] 

Robert J. B. Goudie

The structmcmc package: Structural inference of Bayesian networks using MCMC 

Christophe Dutang 
Computation of generalized Nash equilibria 
[Slides] 

Computational Physics and Chemometrics, B3.03, Chair: Claudia Beleites 

Irina Roslyakova 
Segmented regression in thermophysics modeling 

Katarina Domijan 
Sparse Bayesian kernel projections for classification of nearinfrared spectroscopy data 

Jinhie Skarda 
Recovering Signals and Information From Radio Frequencies Using R (A high school student's experience) 

Visualisation, MS.04, Chair: Antony Unwin 

Andrej Blejec 
animatoR: dynamic graphics in R 
[Slides] 

Richard M. Heiberger

Graphical Syntax for Structables and their Mosaic Plots 
[Slides] 

Alexander
Pilhöfer 
RMB: Visualising categorical data with Relative Multiple Barcharts 

Official and Social Statistics, MS.03, Chair: Mark van der Loo 

Neil Diamond 
ObsSensitivity: An R package for power analysis for sensitivity analyses of Observational Studies 

Jason Bryer 
Visualizing Multilevel Propensity Score Analysis 

Dimensionality Reduction and Variable Selection, MS.01, Chair: Matthias Schmid 

Marie Chavent 
ClustOfVar: an R package for the clustering of variables 
[Slides] 

Jürg
Schelldorfer 
Variable Screening and Parameter Estimation for HighDimensional Generalized Linear Mixed Models Using l1Penalization 
[Slides] 

Benjamin Hofner 
gamboostLSS: boosting generalized additive models for location, scale and shape 
[Slides] 

Business Management, MS.02, Chair: Enrico Branca 

Marlene S. Marchena

SCperf: An inventory management package for R 
[Slides] 

Pairach
Piboonrungroj 
Using R to test transaction cost measurement for supply chain relationship: A structural equation model 
[Slides] 

Fabrizio Ortolani 
Integrating R and Excel for automatic business forecasting 
17:05  18:05 
Lightning Talks 
18:30  20:00 
Dinner (Rootes Restaurant, for participants staying in campus accommodation) 
20:00  23:00 
Poster Session, Panorama Suite, Rootes Building 