Malaysia R User Group Bi-Monthly Meetup (March 2018)


The R User Group Malaysia welcomes you to the bi-monthly meet up for the month of March 2018. The R User Group Malaysia is a diverse group that come together to discuss anything related to the R programming language. We aim to provide members ranging from beginners to R professionals and experts to share and learn about R programming and gain competency as well as share new ideas or knowledge.

The March meetup will be our second meet up for the year 2018. The main objective of the meet up is to allow members to come together and get to know each other better. Besides that, there will be knowledge sharing session by R practitioners.

Date: 21st March 2018 (Wednesday)

Time: 6.30 p.m. - 9.30 p.m.

Venue: ASEAN Data Analytics Exchange (ADAX), Level 27, Tower B, Vertical Business Suites Avenue 3, Bangsar South, 59200, Kuala Lumpur.

GPS: 3.108659, 101.665393

** This is a hands-on session, participants are required to bring their own notebook with the followings:

  • Install R Studio with R Open or Visual Studio with R
  • With Azure Subscription (If participants do not have Azure subscription account, free day passes will be given)


6:00pm: Arrival of guests

6:30pm: Welcoming Remarks

6:35pm: "Empowering Data Analytics with R language in Microsoft Azure"

9:00pm: Networking Session

9:30pm: End of event

** Light refreshments will be served


Krit Kamtuo, Software Engineer, APAC Microsoft

With Krit Kamtuo’s passion for Microsoft and technology, he is super inspired to drive impact and make a difference in the speed of digital transformation across SE Asia. He will help partners and customers everywhere get on Azure as a matter of priority.

Talk Summary:

Microsoft Azure Machine Learning contains many powerful machine learning and data manipulation modules. The powerful R language has been described as the lingua franca of analytics. Happily, analytics and data manipulation in Azure Machine Learning can be extended by using R. This combination provides the scalability and ease of deployment of Azure Machine Learning with the flexibility and deep analytics of R.

In this session, you’ll get to learn how to interact with R language in Machine Learning Studio, how to get the Execute R Script module to get what you need, and deploy all these in Azure.

Wed Mar 21, 2018
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM MYT
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