09:00  09:45 
Invited Talk, MS.01/MS.02, Chair: Julia Brettschneider 

Wolfgang Huber 
Genomes and phenotypes 
[Slides] [Video] 
09:50  10:50 
Financial Models, B3.02, Chair: Giovanni Petris 

Helgi Tomasson 
Computational aspects of continuoustimearma (CARMA) models: The ctarma package 

Bernhard Spangl 
robKalman
 An R package for robust Kalman filtering revisited 

Peter Ruckdeschel 
(Robust) Online Filtering in Regime Switching Models and Application to Investment Strategies for Asset Allocation 
[Slides] 

Ecology and Ecological Modelling, B3.03, Chair: Karline Soetaert 

Christian Kampichler

Using R for the Analysis of Bird Demography on a Europewide Scale 
[Slides] 

Johan P. Dahlgren 
Using OpenBUGS and lmer to study variation in plant demographic rates over several spatial and temporal scales 

John C. Nash 
An effort to improve nonlinear modeling practice 
[Slides] 

Generalized Linear Models, MS.03, Chair: Kenneth Knoblauch 

Ioannis Kosmidis 
brglm: Bias reduction in generalized linear models 
[Slides] 

Cezary Dendek 
Large Scale, Massively Parallel Logistic Regression in R with the Netezza Analytics Package 

Merete K. Hansen 
The binomTools package: Performing model diagnostics on binomial regression models 
[Slides] 

Reporting Data, MS.01, Chair: Martyn Plummer 

Sina Rüeger 
uniPlot  A package to uniform and customize R graphics 
[Slides] 

Alexander Kowarik 
sparkTable: Generating Graphical Tables for Websites and Documents with R 
[Slides] 

Isaac Subirana 
compareGroups package, updated and improved 
[Slides] 

Process Optimization, MS.02, Chair: Tobias Verbeke 

Emilio López 
Six Sigma Quality Using R: Tools and Training 
[Slides] 

Thomas Roth 
Process Performance and Capability Statistics for NonNormal Distributions in R 
[Slides] 

Nikolaus Rudak 
RPackage JOP: Optimization of Multiple Responses 
10:50  11:15 
Coffee, Main atrium and Mathematics Workroom A0.05 
11:15  12:35 
Inference, B3.02, Chair: Peter Ruckdeschel 

Henry Deng 
Density Estimation Packages in R 
[Slides] 

Henrike Weinert 
The benchden Package: Benchmark Densities for Nonparametric Density Estimation 

Taylor Arnold 
Nonparametric GoodnessofFit Tests for Discrete Null Distributions 

Patrick
RubinDelanchy 
An algorithm for the computation of the power of Monte Carlo tests with guaranteed precision 

Population Genetics and Genetics Association Studies, B3.03, Chair: Martin Morgan 

Benjamin French 
Simple haplotype analyses in R 
[Slides] 

Jing Hua Zhao 
Mixed models of large pedigrees in genetic association studies 

Jan Graffelman 
Graphical tools for assessing HardyWeinberg equilibrium for biallelic genetic markers 

Neuroscience, MS.03, Chair: Brandon Whitcher 

Heather Turner 
Detecting Drug Effects in the Brain 

Karsten Tabelow 
Statistical Parametric Maps for Functional MRI Experiments in R: The Package fmri 
[Slides] 

Marijke Welvaert 
neuRosim an R package for simulation of fMRI magnitude data with realistic noise 

Data Management, MS.01, Chair: Barry Rowlingson 

Susan Ranney 
It's a Boy! An Analysis of Tens of Millions of Birth Records Using R 
[Slides] 

Joanne Demmler 
Challenges of working with a large database of routinely collected health data: Combining SQL and R 
[Slides] 

John Bryant 
Demographic: Classes and Methods for Data about Populations 

Mark van der Loo 
Correcting data violating linear restrictions using the deducorrect and editrules packages 

Interactive Graphics in R, MS.02, Chair: Paul Murrell 

EleniAnthippi Chatzimichali 
iWebPlots: Introducing a new R package for the creation of interactive webbased scatter plots 

Ian Hansel 
Rocessing: Interactive Visualizations in R 

Richard Cotton 
Easy Interactive ggplots 
[Slides] 

Adrian Waddell 
RnavGraph and the tk canvas widget 
12:35  14:00 
Lunch, Rootes Restaurant 
14:00  15:00 
Kaleidoscope IIIa, MS.03, Chair: Adrian Bowman 

Thomas Petzoldt 
Using R for systems understanding  a dynamic approach 
[Slides] 

David L. Miller 
Using multidimensional scaling with Duchon splines for reliable finite area smoothing 
[Slides] 

Alastair Sanderson 
Studying galaxies in the nearby Universe, using R and ggplot2 
[Slides] 

Panel Discussion II, MS.01, Chair: Louis BajukYorgan 


Challenges Bringing R into Commercial Environments 

Kaleidoscope IIIb, MS.02, Chair: Frank Harrell 

Olaf Mersmann 
microbenchmark: A package to accurately benchmark R expressions 

Paul Murrell 
Vector Image Processing 
[Slides] 
15:05  15:50 
Invited Talk, MS.01/MS.02, Chair: Tom Nichols 

Simon Urbanek 
R Graphics: Supercharged  Recent Advances in Visualization and Analysis of Large Data in R 
15:50  16:00 
Closing Remarks, MS.01/MS.02 