ggraph- Grammar of Graph Graphics github.com/thomasp85/ggraph
tidygraph- A tidy API for graph manipulation github.com/thomasp85/tidygraph
Romain Francois is a consulting datactive at ThinkR. He has been involved with the R community for several years. Romain is one of the original authors of the Rcpp package, as well as a key contribotor to the
dplyr packages. In this spare time Romain likes to perform stand-up comedy.
Thomas Lin Pedersen is a data scientist working for the Danish tax authority in Denmark. He has made numerous contributions to packages in the R community. Thomas has created a suite of packages dedicated to network visualizations/manipulation including ggraph, tidygraph. He also works on packages such as fiery that enable R to become a lightweight web server.
Eric Nantz is a principal research scientist at a large life sciences company, creating innovative analytical pipelines and capabilities supporting study designs and analyses. Outside of his day job, Eric is passionate about connecting with the R community as the creator/host of the R-Podcast, Shiny Developer Series, and a curator / podcast host for the R Weekly project. Plus, he likes to share his adventures with R and general computing on Twitch livestreams at twitch.tv/rpodcast.