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Communities around the world are embracing the philosophy of "open" to crowdsource knowledge and resources to fuel solutions to intractable problems. The 2017 SDP Convening will be about sharing data tools, research, ideas, and insights in order to make our own collective work better for kids. Join us from May 17 - 19, 2017 at the Renaissance Boston Waterfront Hotel (606 Congress St, Boston, MA 02210).

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Thursday, May 18 • 9:15am - 10:45am
Open Dashboards: Creating Interactive Dashboards Using R Shiny Limited seats remain

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Link to session resource library: https://sites.google.com/view/sdpconvening2017/c010-open-dashboards-r-shiny

Have you ever wondered what alternatives there are to Tableau for interactive graphics? R Shiny is one of the most powerful data visualization tools available and it’s FREE.

This session will help you learn to make your own interactive graph with user controls. During the session you will have the opportunity to practice using three hands-on exercises, where you will be guided through writing your own code step by step using an on-screen tutorial.

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Lauren Dahlin

Sr. Research Analyst, Center for Education Policy Research
Lauren Dahlin is a senior research analyst at CEPR. Prior to joining CEPR, Lauren was a research associate at the Center for Retirement Research at Boston College, where she worked on quantitative studies of welfare programs and the elderly poor. She also worked on quantitative projects... Read More →

Thursday May 18, 2017 9:15am - 10:45am EDT
Atlantic 2 606 Congress St, Boston, MA 02210