Slides and abstracts for talks and workshops.

Creating your data science portfolio

Creating a data science portfolio can help you to develop your skills, and well as showcase them to the wider world. In this talk, we’ll discuss how to build a portfolio with #TidyTuesday.

March 29, 2023


By Nicola Rennie in RLadies

Custom colour scales for {ggplot2}

In this talk, I’ll show you how to make a your own custom colour scale functions to add your own colours to {ggplot2} graphics - no more copying and pasting scale_colour_manual()!

Shiny Developer Series (Live)

The Shiny Developer Series will be recording live at #ShinyConf2023! We’ll be discussing recent innovations in Shiny and more.

March 15, 2023


By Nicola Rennie in Podcast

The Cool Data Projects Show

In this episode of The Cool Data Projects Show with Kristen Kehrer from CometML, we talked about building cool Shiny apps, the joy of GitHub actions, and generative art!

Styling {ggplot2} graphics for accessibility

In this talk, I’ll discuss good practices for styling different elements of your plots, demonstrate how you implement these in {ggplot2}, and show you how defining your own theme functions can make the process smoother.