Introduction to Shiny Apps in R

This one hour worshop provides an introduction to what Shiny is and what it can be used for, the basics of building UI and server elements, and an overview of deployment options.

By Nicola Rennie in Workshop


  • What is Shiny?
  • Building a Shiny app
    • UI (and user inputs)
    • Server (and creating outputs)
  • Deploying Shiny apps


  • Comfortable with simple operations and using functions in R.
  • No prior knowledge of Shiny apps required.

Workshop resources