Archive for April, 2012

April 24th 2012

Early Bird Pricing Ending Soon – PAW Chicago June 25-26

Early Bird Savings Ends on Friday, May 11th

Jump at the chance to attend the premier Predictive Analytics World event coming to Chicago June 25-26, 2012 at a discounted rate with early bird savings. Register before Friday, May 11th to take advantage of the special pricing.

Nowhere else will you be able to hear how over 40 leading companies across a variety of industries implemented new analytics strategies to enhance their business results.

Predictive Analytic World's June agenda covers hot topics and advanced methods such as:

Agile Analytics
Behavior-based Advertising
Blackbox Trading
Branch Location Assessment
Churn Modeling
Clinical Healthcare
Cloud Analytics
Crowdsourcing Predictive Analytics
Econometric Indicators
Education Applications
Enterprise-wide Analytics Forecasting
HR Analytics
List Sourcing
Online Marketing
Real Estate Market Scoring
Risk Management
Social Data
Sports Analytics
Targeting Direct Marketing
Uplift Modeling

*Take advantage of Early Bird Pricing ending May 11th and realize $100 Workshop Savings and up to $400 Conference Pass Savings off the onsite price.

Note: Bring the team and realize additional savings. Each additional attendee from the same company registered at the same time receives an extra $200 off the 2-Day Conference Pass.

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April 18th 2012

Register for PAW Toronto – Only 1 Week Left

1 Week Until Predictive Analytics World Toronto
Advanced Pricing Ends This Friday April 20th

Time is running out; don't miss the opportunity to join your peers, experts, and top solution providers at the leading predictive analytics event PAW, next week in Toronto.

Highlights for the upcoming event include:

  • Keynotes from Piyanka Jain, CEO, and Former PayPal Business Analytics Head, Edward Nazarko, Client Technical Advisor, IBM and Eric Siegel, Program Chair, Predictive Analytics World.
  • Content covering crowdsourcing data mining, demand generation, ensemble models, financial services, forecasting, fraud detection, healthcare analytics, insurance, segment analysis, software development cost estimation, text analytics and uplift modeling.
  • Case studies from AMA, Capital One, CIBC, Crawford, IBM, MTV Networks, Seer Solutions, US Special Forces, Verizon Wireless and many more.

Time is limited, register by Friday, April 20th and realize a savings of up to $100.

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April 11th 2012

See Who’s Attending PAW Toronto – In Two Weeks

Network with the Brightest in the Industry
PAW Toronto, April 25-26, 2012 – In Two Weeks

Predictive Analytics World (PAW) Toronto is two weeks away and by now you are already aware of the great case studies and unmatched content that will be presented. Dive deeper and attend PAW Toronto to make connections with like-minded analytics professionals – ask questions and get solutions to some of your most challenging problems.

Take a look at the caliber of attendees joining us at PAW Toronto in 2 weeks:

  • Adobe Systems
  • Brock University
  • Capital One
  • Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce
  • CBC
  • Comcast
  • Crawford & Company / Broadspire
  • Department of National Defence
  • Equifax Canada
  • Fujitsu Laboratories of America
  • Harte Hanks
  • IBM
  • Microsoft Advertising
  • Monster Worldwide
  • Ontario Lottery & Gaming Corporation
  • Pfizer
  • Scotia Bank
  • Social Media Network Research
  • University of Toronto

Don't delay, register today.

Join PAW and access the premier keynotes, sessions, workshops, exposition, expert panel, networking, reception, lunches, brand-name enterprise leaders, and industry heavyweights in the business.

Register now – Bring the team and realize savings. Each additional attendee from the same company registered at the same time receives an extra $100 off the Conference Pass.

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April 10th 2012

Share your Passion for Analytics – Attend PAW Chicago, June 25-26

Agenda | Speakers | Workshops | Location | Register

Share your passion for predictive analytics with like-minded professionals at Predictive Analytics World Chicago, June 25-26. Discover cutting-edge techniques and insight from top organizations such as Adobe, City of Chicago, HP, IBM, Microsoft, Silicon Valley Bank, and Western Union, just to name a few.

What are your peers saying about this conference? See for yourself….

"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 learning's 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

"This event brought together all people involved with predictive analytics: analysts, consultants, corporate clients, software and hardware vendors. All participants shared their views on what is hot in Predictive Analytics World, both through thought-stimulating talks and rich, prolific networking. With its focus on innovation in methodology, applications and implementation, the event met the highest expectations and provided a rewarding experience for all participants."
– Marianna Dizik, Statistician, Google Inc.

"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

"Cutting costs using predictive analytics is not science fiction; PAW showed us the path – top companies demonstrated reality."
– Santhosh Kumar Shanmugam, Senior Statistician, Expedia

"I felt that PAW was one-of-a-kind. Typically any type of thought leadership conference might be 90% generalized or theoretical sessions, whereas PAW was almost all strategic/tactical sessions. It is the only conference I have attended thus far that has challenged me to take my strategic and analytical thinking to the next level. I think that is the value."
– Jared Vestal, Director of Marketing Analytics, RESTAURANT.COM

Learn more about what our attendees had to say about this one-of-a-kind conference by reading additional testimonials or watching the video.

Don't delay, REGISTER TODAY and discover the exceptional content and invaluable industry connections you'll make at Predictive Analytics World Chicago.

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April 4th 2012

Less Than 3 Weeks to go Until PAW Toronto

Less Than 3 Weeks to Go Until PAW Toronto

In 2012, organizations have access to more data than ever before — but what are they doing to turn these mountains of raw material into valuable insight?

Predictive Analytics World Toronto – April 25-26, 2012 features case studies from top organizations across multiple industries, including:

AMA Insurance Pricing Models using Predictive Analytics
Capital One Competitive Training of Predictive Modelers
CIBC Creating Value Segmentation to Drive Business Strategies
Crawford Predictive Analytics in Property Insurance Claims: Findings and Lessons Learned
MTV Predictive Social Marketing – Sentiment Forecasting and Impact on Success
Pfizer Right Medicine, Right Patient
SEER Revenge of the Clueless: Combining Many Poor Estimates into an Expert Forecast
Verizon Wireless Visualizing Forecast Models with Interactive Scenario Analysis to Optimize Profitability

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Less Than 3 Weeks Left to Register
With PAW Toronto less than 3 weeks away, time is running out. Register today and realize a savings of up to $100 off the onsite price.

Bonus Offer: Each additional attendee from the same company registered at the same time receives an extra $100 off the Two Day Pass.

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