The useR! Conference 2015

June 30 - July 3, 2015
Aalborg, Denmark

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Program for Tutorial Tuesday

08:00Registration opens
09:00 - 12:00Morning tutorials
12:00 - 13:30Lunch (sandwiches)
13:30 - 16:30Afternoon tutorials

Water, coffee and fruit are available all day (all free of charge to useR! participants).

Pre-Tutorial preparations

Prepare for the tutorials by installing packages, downloading software or slides. Read the pre-tutorial quotes from the tutorial organisers: Pre-Tutorials.

Presentation files

Oral Presentations: The presenters of oral talks should hand-in their slides (PowerPoint or pdf) the day prior to their presentation. This can either be done by emailing the slides to or by an USB-stick at the registration desk.

Lightning Talks: We will ask you to prepare/compile your slides as a pdf-file. This file should be send to the organisers prior to the conference ( The deadline for submitting your lightning talk (pdf-file) is Tuesday 30th of June, 12:00 (CET).

useR! 2015 in Aalborg, Denmark

The annual R conference is bringing together users and developers from academia and industry. The day prior to the conference 16 R tutorials are offered free of charge to the participants. Click here for a complete list of tutorial topics: Tutorials.

In addition to our six invited speakers (see below) there will be organised 29 oral sessions with talks ranging from business, science, programming and teaching to more broad kaleidoscope presentations. In addition to these 130+ oral presentations, shorter lightning talks and posters will make up an interesting programme with R as the main theme!

The social programme of the conference include a welcoming reception in the newly opened House of Music on the waterfront and poster session with complementary drinks and light snacks. The conference dinner will take place in the second largest forest in Denmark. For more details, look at the Social Programme page.

Please see the FAQ page for answers for many frequently asked questions.

The regular and late registration is no longer possible. Onsite registration will be possible and late registration ends by June 26st with registration fees of: €250 for students, €525 for academic and €675 for industry.

The fee includes conference participation, conference t-shirt, meals and beverages during the conference, welcome reception and poster session.

Invited Talks

We are excited to announce the invited speakers useR! 2015 in Aalborg! The line-up consists of Thomas Lumley (R Core, Survey), Adrian Baddeley (Spatstat), Steffen Lauritzen (gRaphical models), Di Cook (GGobi), Romain François (R/C++) and Susan Holmes (phyloseq).

Thomas Lumley Adrian Baddeley Steffen Lauritzen Di Cook Romain Francois Susan Holmes

Titles and abstracts

Click on title for abstract (you will be sent to the Invited Talks page).

Important Dates

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Please refer to the page Important Dates for a complete list of dates.