Programming Café

Do you want to improve your programming skills, ask questions related to programming, or meet other programmers? Pick up your laptop and come to the Programming Café!

During this informal meet-up, we will share knowledge about programming through short presentations and also help each other with challenges in working with code and data.

Background

The Programming Café is a ‘relaunch’ of the popular R Café community event that used to take place before the coronavirus outbreak. We are happy to broaden the event to include programming languages other than R.

Theme

Each Programming Café will have a special theme. The theme is a short presentation or demonstration of (maximum) half an hour. The presentations will be given by attendees of the Café. We are always looking for people who want to present something. Please send an email to Neha Moopen if you want to give a presentation.

Who Can Attend

Everyone is welcome at the Programming Café. We expect most attendees will be R or Python users, but users of other programming languages and software are invited as well. You can be of any skill level and at any stage in working with your code and data.

You can bring your programming problems to work on or discuss with the attendees. Even if you do not have an issue, you’re welcome at the Café - just to work on your code or try out the exercises that have been prepared for you.

More information

The Programming Café will take place on a monthly basis, and it will last about two hours (usually towards the end of the workday). Registration is not required. To stay up to date on the planning and themes, please keep an eye on the website of Research Data Management Support and the agenda on the intranet. Or subscribe to the newsletter to stay informed.

Walk-in hours for research data and software

For hands-on support on all questions related to research data and/or software, we also have the Walk-In Hours for Data & Software which takes place every Monday from 15:00-17:00.

  • Upcoming workshops

    • 5 Dec

      Walk-in hours for all your questions on research data and software

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      Joint Open & FAIR Walk-in Hours of RDM Support on Mondays from 3 till 5 pm. RDM experts will be present to answer all your questions.
    • 7 Dec

      Introduction to R & Data

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      R is a powerful scripting language for data handling, visualization, and more. We aim to give you the tools to start exploring R and all it has to offer.
    • 7 Dec

      CDH Workshop: Yoda for Humanities

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      This workshop will provide a hands-on introduction to Yoda, and will help you navigate the data related choices you encounter during the different phases of your research.
    • 13 Dec

      Handling Personal Data in Research

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      This workshop will introduce you to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and how it applies to research data.
    • 4 Jan

      Introduction to R & Data

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      R is a powerful scripting language for data handling, visualization, and more. We aim to give you the tools to start exploring R and all it has to offer.
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