The Southern New England Chapter of AFS and the New England District of AIFRB present a workshop on Data Carpentry using R.  Three instructors will will lead hands-on sessions about different ways to manipulate data, using spatial data, and fisheries analysis techniques using R.  The workshop is open to current members of both SNEC and the New England District of AIFRB.

Date: Monday October 23


UMass Dartmouth, SMAST-E, room 101/102
836 South Rodney French Boulevard
New Bedford, MA

Time: 9am – 5pm, Registration opens at 8:30am

Social: Begins after the conclusion of the workshop at Knuckleheads in New Bedford, 85 MacArthur Dr., New Bedford, MA 02740

Cost: FREE of charge to SNEC and AIFRB Members


Due to space and logistic constraints, we are limiting the workshop to 60 participants.  Lunch will be provided for workshop attendees.
Please join us after the workshop for a well-earned social.  There will be a cash bar and we will have provide some appetizers.  Even if you cannot make the workshop, please feel free to attend the social and join your SNEC and AIFRB colleagues for an evening of relaxation and conversation.
All attendees should install R studio on their computers before the workshop.  A more detailed agenda will be provided soon.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact

Bill Duffy,  508-717-0210  [email protected]  or

Ben Galuardi, 206-914-4044 [email protected]