eRum 2016

european R users meeting

October 12-14, 2016 in Poznan, Poland

about conference

European R users meeting (eRum) is an international conference that aims at integrating users of the R language. eRum 2016 will be a good chance to exchange experiences, broaden knowledge on R and collaborate. One can participate in eRum 2016: (1) with a regular oral presentation, (2) with a lightning talk, (3) with a poster presentation, (4) or attending without presentation or poster. Due to space available at the conference venue, organizers set limit of participants at 250.




what's new

  • We have closed the registration process because we have reached the limit of 250 registered participants at eRum 2016. Now we are proceeding with confirmations and payments for the conference and the workshops. However, it might be possible that in future (after August 15, 2016) we will reopen the registration form if free places will be available.
    Nonetheless, if you have any questions concerning eRum 2016 please write to our conference mail — fake@mail.com
  • 22/06/2016
    Next sponsor of eRum 2016! WLOG Solutions is a bronze sponsor.
  • 10/06/2016
    Eoda is a silver sponsor of eRum 2016.
  • 04/05/2016
    DataCamp is a bronze sponsor of eRum 2016! Visit their website datacamp.com, where you can learn data science online.
  • 29/04/2016
    Call for papers begins - submit your abstract until 15 June 2016. Present your research and share your R experience.
  • 25/04/2016
    Registration for workshops is now open. You can choose between ten high quality workshops.

invited speakers

Rasmus Bååth

Researcher at Lund University.

Rasmus Bååth

Lund University Cognitive Science

Romain Francois

Romain Francois


Ulrike Grömping

Statistician with data analysis experience in various areas.

Ulrike Grömping

Beuth University of Applied Sciences Berlin

Matthias Templ

Author and maintainer of several R packages for official statistics.

Matthias Templ

Vienna University of Technology

Heather Turner

Freelance statisticial programmer.

Heather Turner

University of Warwick

Przemysław Biecek

Data scientist with experience in bio-med statistics, visualisation.

Przemyslaw Biecek

MIM University of Warsaw, MiNI Warsaw University of Technology

Marek Gagolewski

True R hacker since the Paleozoic era of R_1.4.0.

Marek Gagolewski

Polish Academy of Sciences

Jakub Glinka

Methodology specialist having strong programming skills.

Jakub Glinka

GfK Data Lab

Katarzyna Kopczewska

Katarzyna Kopczewska

University of Warsaw

Katarzyna Stapor

Focused on the statistical pattern recognition.

Katarzyna Stapor

Silesian University of Technology

Important dates

Open submissions of abstracts March 15, 2016
Open registration March 15, 2016
Workshops Submissions Deadline April 15, 2016
Abstract Submissions Deadline June 15, 2016
Notification of Acceptance July 1, 2016
Early Registration Deadline July 15, 2016
Regular Registration Deadline August 15, 2016
Workshops October 12, 2016
Conference Start October 13, 2016
Conference End October 14, 2016


sponsors & partners

platinum sponsor

silver sponsors

bronze sponsors

community partners


Become a sponsor

Interested in becoming a sponsor? Please contact at fake@mail.com and learn about opportunities and benefits.


Poznan University of Economics and Business

al. Niepodleglosci 10
61-875 Poznan

more info

organizing committee

  • Maciej Beresewicz (Chair), Poznan University of Economics and Business
  • Adolfo Alvarez, Analyx
  • Przemyslaw Biecek, MIM University of Warsaw, MiNI Warsaw University of Technology
  • Marcin Dyderski, Institute of Dendrology of the Polish Academy of Sciences, Poznan University of Life Sciences
  • Marcin Kosinski, Warsaw R Enthusiasts
  • Jakub Nowosad, Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznan, University of Cincinnati
  • Kamil Rotter, Poznan University of Economics and Business
  • Alicja Szabelska, Poznan University of Life Sciences
  • Marcin Szymkowiak, Poznan University of Economics and Business
  • Lukasz Wawrowski, Poznan University of Economics and Business
  • Joanna Zyprych-Walczak, Poznan University of Life Sciences

main organizers


supporting organizers


€50 / 200 PLN


  • 8 workshops to choose
  • Training materials
  • Coffee break
  • A lot of R knowledge

€25 / 100 PLN


  • Payment before July 15, 2016
  • Coffee breaks
  • Conference kit
  • Conference party

€35 / 150 PLN


  • Payment before August 15, 2016
  • Coffee break
  • Conference kit
  • Conference party


All questions to the organizers can be sent by e-mail to


al. Niepodleglosci 10
61-875 Poznan

+48 (61) 854 39 80