About us

Come and network with the top players
of the R World!

The European R users meeting (eRum) is a biennial conference that brings the R users community of Europe together to exchange experiences, broaden knowledge of R and collaborate. eRum2020 will take place in Milan (Italy) from May 27 to May 30.

eRum is an open event, and it welcomes expert and skillful practitioners as well as people who just want to take a peek on the future of data science. eRum2020 aims to provide a platform for the creation of new collaborations and for sharing experiences. Being a no profit conference, ticket’s price will be kept as low as possibile.

Community

eRum2020 represents a unique opportunity to meet like-minded people, as it brings together data science professionals from all over Europe. Being part of eRum2020 will give new roots to your network and tighten the bond between you and the European R community.

Learning

eRum2020 is also a great occasion to stay updated and widen your horizons. The event will feature: multiple parallel sessions on cutting-edge topics in Data Science, Statistics and Machine Learning; plenary sessions with international keynote speakers; and more than 70 contributions between long talks, lightning talks and workshops.

Exposure

Get yourself a front-row seat to know the sharper minds of our community and meet more than 500 R practitioners. Got a great project to share? Submit a talk or a workshop! In the mood for chatting? Join us at our social events!

Code of conduct

The organizers of eRum2020 are committed to create a safe and professional environment where diversity and inclusion are valued, and where everyone is treated with courtesy and respect no matter what their age, gender, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, race, nationality or religion (or lack thereof) are. We treasure diversity as we believe everyone’s uniqueness adds value to our community.

All participants are required to abide by eRum2020’s code of conduct.

Organizers

Organizing partners

Organizing committee

MARIACHIARA_FORTUNA

Mariachiara Fortuna

Chair

Data Scientist @ Van Log

FRANCESCA_VITALINI

Francesca Vitalini

Vice-chair

Solutions Consultant @ MiraiSolutions GmbH

LORENZO_SALVI

Lorenzo Salvi

Admin team coordinator

Administrative officer @ Municipality of Torino

FILIPPO_CHIARELLO

Filippo Chiarello

Attendees team coordinator

PhD student @ University of Pisa

MIRKO_SIGNORELLI

Mirko Signorelli

Promo team coordinator

Postdoctoral researcher @ Leiden University Medical Center

EMANUEL_FURFARO1

Emanuela Furfaro

Venue team coordinator

Postdoctoral researcher @ Università Cattolica di Milano

GABRIELE_ORLANDO

Gabriele Orlando

Social event team coordinator

Junion Data Analyst @ Vanlog

FEDERICO_MARINI

Federico Marini

Program team coordinator

Postdoctoral researcher @ University Medical Center Mainz

LAURA_TERZERA

Laura Terzera

Associate professor @ University of Milano-Bicocca

MATTEO_PELEGATTI

Matteo Pelagatti

Full professor @ University of Milano-Bicocca

MATTEO_BORROTTI

Matteo Borrotti

Assistant professor @ University of Milano-Bicocca

MARTA_GALVANI

Marta Galvani

PhD student @ University Pavia

MATTEO_FONTANA

Matteo Fontana

PhD student @ Politecnico Milano

RICCARDO_ROSSI

Riccardo Rossi

Facility manager & researcher @ National Institute of Molecular Genetics

ROBERTA_SIROVICH

Roberta Sirovich

Researcher @ University of Torino

ANDREA_MELLONCELLI

Andrea Melloncelli

Data scientist @ Vanlog

ANDREA_GUZZO

Andrea Guzzo

Data scientist @ Reti SPA

GERT_JANSSENSWILLEN

Gert Janssenswillen

Postdoctoral researcher @ Hasselt University

SERENA_SIGNORELLI

Serena Signorelli

Data analyst @ UBI Banca

PARVANEH_SHAFIEI

Parvaneh Shafiei

Data scientist @ EY

Milano R association board

Andrea Spanò (president)
Mariachiara Fortuna
Andrea Meloncelli

Supporting staff

VITTORIA_TOSO

Vittoria Toso

Graphic designer

Networking partners

Kevin O’ Brien
Luca Zavarella