satRday Newcastle upon Tyne 2019
A conference for users of the R Language on April 6th
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A one-day, low-cost R conference


April 6th at Newcastle University

Hands on

Practical applications and workshop sessions


Gain knowledge from your peers and experienced professionals

Community Lead

Community organised, community focussed


Only £30


Inclusive, supportive and respectful environment


Registeration is handled via the University webstore. All tickets are £30.

Call For Papers

We are accepting paper submissions through sessionize.

Papers will be accepted between 13 Jan - 16 Feb 2019

Important Dates

Be prepared!

  • 14th January, 2019

    Early bird ticket sales

    Early round of tickets now available at discount

  • 14 January, 2019

    Call for papers

    Call for papers

  • 1 February, 2019

    Earyl bird discount ends

    Limited tickets - be quick

  • 23th February, 2019

    Call for papers ends

    Cut off date for speaker submissions

  • Conference


Organising committee

Colin Gillespie

Colin Gillespie

Caterina Constantinescu

Caterina Constantinescu

Theo Roe

Theo Roe

Ahmed Salhin

Ahmed Salhin

Keynote Speakers

Robin Lovelace

Robin Lovelace

University of Leeds

University Academic Fellow
Noa Tamir

Noa Tamir

AUTO1 Group

Director of Data Science
Thomas Lin Pedersen

Thomas Lin Pedersen


Software Engineer

Herschel Building, Newcastle University


satRday is dedicated to providing a harassment-free and inclusive conference experience for all in attendance regardless of, but not limited to, gender, sexual orientation, disabilities, physical attributes, age, ethnicity, social standing, religion or political affiliation. We do not tolerate harassment of participants (including organisers and vendors) in any form. Sexual innuendos and imagery are not appropriate for any conference venue, including presentations. Anyone violating these rules may be given warning or expelled from the conference (without a refund) at the discretion of the conference organisers. Our code of conduct/anti-harassment policy can be found here.

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