Melbourne Data Science Week - 29 May - 2nd June 2017

Time Series in R, Forecasting and Visualisation

29 May 2017
09:00 - 17:00
KPMG, Tower Two, Collins Square, 727 Collins St.

Time Series in R, Forecasting and Visualisation

Prerequisites: An introductory level statistics knowledge. Basic R language programming.

Requirements: Laptop loaded with latest version of R, and a selection of packages to be provided later. Workshop is hands-on.

1. Time series and R
2. Visualising temporal data
3. Some automatic forecasting algorithms
4.  Forecast evaluation

Rob Hyndman: Professor of Statistics, Econometrics and Business Statistics, Monash University. World’s leading forecaster. Editor of the International Journal of Forecasting. Author of two major monographs, and several R packages.

Earo Wang: PhD student, Econometrics and Business Statistics, Monash University. Author of two R packages for time series modeling and visualisation