Training – Business Analytics with R


We are proud to announce a full series of R trainings
– from the mere basics to the necessary skills to use and deploy R in your organisation.

The training consists of a set of modules which can be chosen depending on your expertise level and ranges from introductory to advanced R programming, package development, R deployments and R analytics (statistical learning, text mining, plotting, graphics, spatial statistics).

These sessions are managed by BNOSAC and your main trainer will be Jan Wijffels.

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Jan Wijffels is the founder of – a consultancy company specialised in statistical analysis and data mining. He holds a Master in Commercial Engineering, a MSc in Statistics and a Master in Artificial Intelligence and has been using R for 8 years, developing and deploying R-based solutions for clients in the private sector. He has developed and co-developed the R packages ETLUtils and ffbase.

Jan Wijffels is a recognized Belgian Datascientist. He managed many analytical & statistical consulting projects for major organisations such as  Carrefour, NGData, ThomasCook and many others. Jan owns his own company called

The presented training is the same training that he teaches at the Leuven Statistics Research Centre (LStat) from the KUL.


Here is the list of scheduled R-courses:

We are looking forward to meeting you soon !


Data Science Trainings Belgium

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The European Data Innovation Hub facilitates  a full series of Data Science and Big Data training programmes organized by its partners.

You can expect

  • a series of executive training to support your management in understanding the benefits of analytics
  • a series of coached MOOCs on machine learning and big data technology
  • a series of hands-on training on the different datascience technologies

All members of the European Data Science and Big Data communities are welcome to use our Brussels based professional facilities to give their training. The members of the hub will promote your training and include it on our e-learning platform for further use.

The full list is available here.

Here are some highlights for the coming months:

Check out the full agenda here.

How to get the best price:

You can always use Eventbrite to order and pay for your ad-hoc trainings but if you want to benefit from volume discounts then you could contact Philippe on 0477/23.78.42 | .

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