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Webinar: Data mining with R

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Date: 9 September 2015

Time: 2pm to 3pm

Join Richard Skeggs as he talks about data mining using R. Data mining is an analytic process designed to explore data in search of consistent patterns or systematic relationships between variables.

Aimed at analysts with some working knowledge Richard will cover pre-processing, anomaly detection, association rule learning, clustering, classification, regression and summarisation with R.

Data mining with R from BLG Data Research Centre on Vimeo.


Download the presentation (pdf)

To view the datasets that are available within the R environment type


This includes the iris dataset.

The Adult dataset comes with the “ARULES” package.

Installing the ARULES package by typing install.packages(“arules”) will also download the data.