Archive for May, 2011

May 18th 2011

PAW NYC Agenda Live – Super Early Bird Pricing Ending this Friday

 

Announcing Predictive Analytics World
New York City 2011 Agenda 

Take advantage of Super Early Bird Pricing
and recognize savings of $400

 

Discover new content covering all the latest topics and advanced methods by participating in PAW’s workshops, case studies, and educational sessions. 

PAW NYC agenda highlights include:

  • Keynotes from Tom Davenport, President's Distinguished Professor, Babson College, Author, Competing on Analytics and Eric Siegel, Conference Program Chair, Predictive Analytics World
  • Special plenary sessions from industry heavyweights, Usama Fayyad, Ph.D., CEO, Open Insights and John F. Elder, CEO and Founder, Elder Research
  • Full day workshops that cover the topics of Decisioning, Core Methods, Net Lift Modeling, Hands-On Intro, and Hands-On R
  • Topics covering black box trading, churn modeling, crowdsourcing, demand forecasting, ensemble models, fraud detection, healthcare, insurance applications, law enforcement, litigation, market mix modeling, mobile analytics, online marketing, risk management, social data, supply chain management, targeting direct marketing, uplift modeling (net lift), and other innovative applications that benefit organizations in new and creative ways.
Thomas Davenport
Thomas Davenport
Author,Competing on Analytics
Eric Siegel, Ph.D
Eric Siegel, Ph.D
Program Chair, Predictive Analytics World
Usama Fayyad, Ph.D
Usama Fayyad, Ph.D
CEO, Open Insights
John F. Elder IV, Ph.D
John F. Elder IV, Ph.D
Chief Scientist, Elder Research, Inc.

Become an invaluable resource to your organization by discovering new processes and tactics that your peers are using to optimize with the best methods that leverage data – bringing their business results to the next level. 

New Financial Services Track — You Asked and We Delivered 

October’s event will include a new conference track of sessions dedicated to the Financial Services industry. This track will feature something for users of all levels, whether you’re deploying your first initiative or learning new ways to position analytics within your organization. 


Take advantage of Super Early Bird Pricing and realize 
$400 in savings before May 20, 2011.

Note:  Each additional attendee from the same company registered at the same time receives an extra $200 off the Conference Pass.

Register Now!

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May 17th 2011

Predictive Analytics World London returns in November

 

Mark Your Calendars for
Predictive Analytics World 2011
London

After a successful UK launch last November and record registrations at PAW San Francisco in March, Predictive Analytics World is set to return to the UK on 30th November – 1st December 2011 as part of Data Driven Business Week London at the Business Design Centre in Islington.

As the most successful cross-vendor predictive analytics event, PAW London will once again benefit from expert keynotes, real-life business case studies from across the globe and optional, post-conference workshops.

Running for the first time in the UK as part of Data Driven Business Week (3 leading conferences: eMetrics Marketing Optimization Summit, Conversion Conference, Predictive Analytics World, plus expo), and co-locating with ECMOD (the event for multichannel retailers), the 2011 show will include increased depth and variety to the exhibition hall. Over 2000 visitors are expected in total.

Registration is now available online so be sure to sign up now and make savings of up to £400 with the super early bird offer. And don’t forget that each additional attendee from the same company registered at the same time receives an extra £100 off the Conference Pass.

November's agenda covers hot topics and advanced methods such ascustomer retention with churn modeling, human resource retention, text analytics, uplift modeling (net lift), risk management, online ad optimisation, supply chain management, pharmaceutical applications, non-profit applications, demand forecasting with predictive models, project management best practices, and other innovative applications that benefit organisations in new and creative ways.

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May 11th 2011

Tom Davenport to Keynote at PAW NYC – Super Early Bird Savings

 

Tom Davenport to Keynote at 
Predictive Analytics World New York


Take advantage of Super Early Bird Pricing by May 20th and recognize savings of $400. Additional savings when you bring the team*

 

Announcing Tom Davenport Keynote:
Thomas Davenport Every Day Analytics:
Making Leading Edge Commonplace

Thomas Davenport
President's Distinguished Prof, Babson College
Author, Competing on Analytics & Analytics at Work

Join your peers October 17-21, 2011 at the Hilton New York for Predictive Analytics World, the business event for predictive analytics professionals, managers and commercial practitioners, covering today's commercial deployment of predictive analytics, across industries and across software vendors. 

PAW NYC
 promises to once again break records as the biggest cross-vendor predictive analytics event ever. The conference program is packed with the top predictive analytics experts, practitioners, authors and business thought leaders, including keynote addresses from Thomas Davenport, author of Competing on Analytics: The New Science of Winning, and PAW Program Chair Eric Siegel, plus special sessions from industry heavy-weights Usama Fayyad and John Elder.

RAVE REVIEWS:

"I came to PAW because it provides case studies relevant to my industry. It has lived up to the expectation and I think it's the best analytics conference I've ever attended!" 

Shaohua Zhang, Senior Data Mining Analyst
Rogers Telecommunications

 

 

"Hands down, best applied analytics conference I have ever attended. Great exposure to cutting-edge predictive techniques and I was able to turn around and apply some of those learnings to my work immediately. I've never been able to say that after any conference I've attended before!"

Jon Francis, Senior Statistician
T-Mobile

PAW NYC's agenda covers black box trading, churn modeling, crowdsourcing, demand forecasting, ensemble models, fraud detection, healthcare, insurance applications, law enforcement, litigation, market mix modeling, mobile analytics, online marketing, risk management, social data, supply chain management, targeting direct marketing, uplift modeling (net lift), and other innovative applications that benefit organizations in new and creative ways.


Take advantage of Super Early Bird Pricing and realize 
$400 in savings before May 20, 2011.

Note:  Each additional attendee from the same company registered at the same time receives an extra $200 off the Conference Pass.

Register Now!


eMetrics New York


All Analytics Conferences:

Predictive Analytics World for Government – Sept 12-13 in DC 
Predictive Analytics World NYC – Oct 17-21 
Text Analytics World NYC – Oct 19-20 
Predictive Analytics World San Francisco – March 2012 
Predictive Analytics World Videos – Available on-demand

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May 5th 2011

NEW CONFERENCE: Text Analytics World, Oct 19-20 in NYC – Call-for-Speakers

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Announcing: Text Analytics World, October 19-20, 2011 in New York City

Now accepting proposals to speak.
              

Venue:  The Hilton New York
Speaker proposals deadline:  May 23, 2011

   
Click here for the TAW Call-for-Speakers

Text Analytics World is the business-focused event for text analytics professionals, managers and commercial practitioners. This conference delivers case studies, expertise and resources to strengthen the impact of text analytics deployment.

Text Analytics World covers the spectrum of text analytics business applications including voice-of-the-customer analytics, financial indicators from social media, decision support, sentiment analysis, knowledge extraction, semantic web, and document summarization.

Brought to you by the producers of Predictive Analytics World, Text Analytics World’s inaugural conference, October 19-20 in NYC, will be co-located alongside Predictive Analytics World, as part of Data Driven Business Week, providing cross-registration options for access to a wide scope of leading analytical coverage and case studies.

  

Click here for information about Text Analytics World

Click here to submit a proposal to speak at TAW

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May 3rd 2011

Call For Speakers: Predictive Analytics Conference for Government – Washington, DC

 


SAVE THE DATE -and- CALL FOR SPEAKERS!

Elder Research, Inc., along with its partners, is pleased to announce:
Predictive Analytics World for Government
September 12-13, 2011 in Washington, DC

Ronald Reagan Building, Washington, DCSpeaker proposals are now being accepted for the 1st Annual
PAW-Gov conference:
http://www.predictiveanalyticsworld.com/submit_gov.php

Speaker proposal deadline: May 30, 2011
Venue: The Ronald Reagan Building

Predictive Analytics World for Government (PAWgov.com) is the first vendor-neutral predictive analytics conference for the government, designed to help managers understand how they can apply predictive analytics to more effectively and efficiently accomplish their mission. Predictive analytics reduces fraud, waste, and abuse, automates manual processes, maximizes productivity of personnel, and drives smarter decisions by extracting actionable insights from the vast quantities of data within government agencies.

Capitol Building, Washington, DCPAW-GOV is for government executives, program managers, financial and HR managers, IT professionals, law enforcement, and analytics professionals, covering today's deployment of predictive analytics and data mining across government agencies and across software vendors. The conference delivers case studies, expertise and resources, empowering Federal, State, and Local government to achieve these objectives:

  1. Drive Smarter Decisions from Data
  2. Reduce Fraud, Waste, and Abuse
  3. Automate Manual Processes
  4. Prioritize Resources and Maximize Productivity

For more information:
www.pawgov.com

If you'd like our informative event updates, sign up at www.predictiveanalyticsworld.com/signup-gov.php.

To sign up for the PAW group on LinkedIn, see http://tinyurl.com/pawgov.

For inquiries, e-mail regsupport@risingmedia.com, or call (717) 798-3495.


Predictive Analytics World for Government
Washington, DC

Predictive Analytics World
San Francisco – New York City – London

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May 2nd 2011

5th Annual Data Mining Survey – Please Participate

 

Rexer Analytics, a data mining consulting firm, is conducting their 5th annual survey of the analytic behaviors, views and preferences of data mining professionals. They (and I!) would greatly appreciate it if you would:

 

       1) Participate in this survey, and

       2) Tell other data miners about the survey (forward this email to them).

 

 

Your responses are completely confidential: no information you provide on the survey will be shared with anyone outside of Rexer Analytics.  All reporting of the survey findings will be done in the aggregate, and no findings will be written in such a way as to identify any of the participants.  This research is not being conducted for any third party, but is solely for the purpose of Rexer Analytics to disseminate the findings throughout the data mining community via publication, conference presentations, and personal contact. 

 

To participate, please click on the link below and enter the access code in the space provided.  The survey should take approximately 20 minutes to complete.

Survey Link:  www.RexerAnalytics.com/Data-Miner-Survey-2011-Intro2.html
Access Code:  
RL3X1 

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