Episode 17: A Simply Radiant Chat With Vincent Nijs

Posted on Thursday, Feb 4, 2016
The R-Podcast continues its series on Shiny and the first-ever Shiny Developer Conference by catching up with Vincent Nijs, associate professor of marketing at UC San Diego and one of the earliest adopters of Shiny. Some of the topics we cover include his journey to using R, his motivation and process for developing the Radiant Shiny application used by his students to perform business analytics, and how he would like to involve the community to add new capabilities to Radiant. I hope you enjoy this episode and thanks for listening!

Show Notes


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Vincent Nijs

Vincent Nijs

Vincent Nijs is an associate professor of marketing within the Rady school of management at the University of California San Diego. Within the R community Vincent is best known for his highly innovative radiant web-based tool for teaching business analytics built with R and shiny.

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