satRday Gdansk 2019

The Conference for users of the R Language
18 May 2019


Conference Details

Call for papers

Submit your abstract for workshops, oral presentations or lightining talks!

Workshop Sessions

Practical applications and workshop sessions will take place on 17th of May in same venue


Gain knowledge from your peers and experienced professionals

Community Lead

Community organised, community focussed


Only conference: 50 PLN
Only workshops: 100 PLN
Conference & Workshops: 100 PLN


Inclusive, supportive and respectful environment

Call For Papers

Types of Submissions

  • Workshops
  • Instructors will have 3 and half hours. Workshops will be about applications of R with hands-on exercises.

  • Talks
  • Presentations will be 25 minutes, including 5 minutes for questions at the end.

  • Lightning Talks
  • Lightning talks will be 5 minutes in length. We will need to have these uploaded ahead of time, and automatically run from one laptop.

Submission Guidelines

We strongly encourage topics from a variety of paradigms, disciplines and backgrounds, so there's really no hard requirement except being R-related. There is a lot of room for creativity and we look forward to hearing different voices from R community.
The submission process requires that you create an account on Sessionize prior to submitting your application. The submission requires:

  • Title
  • Abstract (in plain text, 1200 characters max)
  • Keywords - tags that you think are relevant to your talk, eg data visualization, machine learning, best practices etc


The deadline for submissions is midnight PST Apr 14, 2019. The Program Committee will review the submissions and notify acceptance before April 30, 2019.

To Submit

We are accepting submissions through sessionize.

Invited speakers

Important Dates!

Be prepared!

  • 14 April 2019

    Call For Papers Ends

    Submit your proposals before 14 April 2019

  • 30 April 2018

    Notifying speakers

    Accepted papers will be anounced

  • 5 May 2019

    Last day for registration

    Hurry up! register before 5th of May

  • Conference

Gdansk University of Technology


The people putting it together

Olgun Aydin

Olgun Aydin


Lives in Gdansk, Poland
Ania Rybinska

Ania Rybinska


Lives in Gdansk, Poland
Michal Maj

Michal Maj


Lives in Gdansk, Poland


satRday is dedicated to providing a harassment-free and inclusive conference experience for all in attendance regardless of, but not limited to, gender, sexual orientation, disabilities, physical attributes, age, ethnicity, social standing, religion or political affiliation. We do not tolerate harassment of participants (including organisers and vendors) in any form. Sexual innuendos and imagery are not appropriate for any conference venue, including presentations. Anyone violating these rules may be given warning or expelled from the conference (without a refund) at the discretion of the conference organisers. Our code of conduct/anti-harassment policy can be found here.

Contact us

Should you have any questions, Please write to us!