Archive for July, 2012

July 26th 2012

Agenda Announced for TAW Boston

Agenda Announced for Text Analytics World Boston

We are excited to announce the agenda for Text Analytics World (TAW) Boston, October 3-4, 2012. The agenda is packed with top text analytics experts, practitioners, authors, and business thought leaders, including keynote speakers:

Tom Reamy
Tom Reamy
KAPS Group
Future Directions
for Text Analytics
Sue Feldman
Sue Feldman
IDC
Unified Access to
Enterprise Information

Text Analytic World's October agenda covers hot topics and advanced methods including sessions such as:

Register now and take advantage of Early Bird Pricing – realize savings of up to $400.

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 Conference Pass.

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July 25th 2012

Unprecedented Line-up of Analytics Topics and Speakers at PAW-Gov 2012

Unprecedented Line-Up of top Government Leaders and In-Depth Topics
Predictive Analytics World for Government – September 17-18, 2012

 

Discover the powerful lineup of top government experts and topics at PAW-Gov, including:

Dean Silverman Keynote:
Dean Silverman
Director, Office of Compliance Analytics,
Internal Revenue Service

Michael Wood Keynote:
Michael Wood
Executive Director,
Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board

Peter Budetti Keynote:
Peter Budetti
Deputy Administrator and Director,
Center for Program Integrity Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

John F. Elder Plenary Speaker:
John F. Elder
CEO
Elder Research, Inc.

DHS Panel: Strategy & Policy of Data Analytics
David Kaufman, Director of Policy and Program Analysis, FEMA
Tom Finan, Senior Cybersecurity Strategist & Counsel, National Protection Programs Directorate (NPPD)
Val Stoyanov, Reporting and Analysis Program Manager, National Cyber Security Division (NCSD)


IRS Panel: Strategic Workforce Analytics Tool at IRS
Tommy Smith, Director of OPERA, IRS
Emily Shammas, Operations Research Analyst, IRS
Jonathan Edelson, Office of Research, Analysis and Statistics, IRS


Maximizing CMS Data for Internal and External Users
Niall Brennan, Director, Office of Information Products and Data Analytics Office of Enterprise Management; Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)


Panel Discussion: How to Start a Data Analytics Group
Bryan Jones, Director, Data Mining Group, USPS Office of Investigations
Holly Roller, Director of Forensic Audit, CIGAR
Johan Bos-Beijer, Director, Strategic Solutions Division, GSA


5 Myths of Predictive Analytics
Piyanka Jain, CEO, Aryng.com, Former PayPal Business Analytics Head


New Methods for Developing Limited Datasets for Predicting USMC Combat Losses JMP, Booz Allen, and USMC
Captain Aaron D. Burciaga, Director of Logistics Operations Analyses (LX), Installations and Logistics Department, USMC Headquarters Pentagon


Healthcare Fraud – Detecting Workers' Compensation Fraud with Predictive Analytics
Bryan Jones, Director, Data Mining Group, USPS Office of Investigations
Ingrid Petrakis, Claimant Fraud Specialist, Data Mining Group, USPS OIG, Office of Investigations


Applying a Risk Intelligent Modeling (RIM) Approach to Financial Management Transformation
Lieutenant Commander Amy Florentino, US Coast Guard
Robert Gramss, Principal, Accounting, Valuation, and Analytics, Audit and Enterprise Risk Services (AERS) Deloitte & Touche LLP


Introduction to Establishing Proactive Fraud Data Analytics
Holly Roller, Director of Forensic Audit, SIGAR


Forecasting Workforce Need in an Uncertain Economy
Dave Vennergrund, Vice President, Business Analytics, Delta Solutions


Preventing Catastrophic Incidents By Predicting Where They Are Most Likely To Occur And Why
Christopher Larmey, Assurance Systems, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Cindy Caldwell, ES&H Senior Technical Advisor, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory


GOT BOTS? A Machine Learning Technique For Effective Detection Of BotNets
Dr. Aaron Ferguson, Technical Director, Cyber and Information Analytics Office, National Security Agency (NSA)


PAW-GOV is a must for government executives, program managers, financial and HR managers, CIOs and CTOs, law enforcement, and analytics professionals. Register by Friday, August 17th and realize savings with early bird pricing.

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July 24th 2012

Predictive Analytics Influencers Gather at PAW Boston

The Top Predictive Analytics Influencers

Top predictive analytics influencers will gather at Predictive Analytics World Boston,
September 30 – October 4, 2012, including keynote and plenary speakers:

Beyond these headline speakers, PAW Boston's program delivers a slew of advancements. Here are a few examples:

See the agenda-at-a-glance for all the details

Register now and take advantage of Early Bird Pricing – realize savings of $400 over onsite registration.

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 Conference Pass.

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July 12th 2012

PAW for Government 2012 Agenda and Speakers Announced

Full Agenda for PAW-Gov 2012:
Agenda Now Available

2 days of content, analytics leaders presenting case studies from more than 12 agencies on topics including fraud detection, human resources retention and forecasting, audit analytics, risk management and more.

Keynote Speakers:

Dean Silverman
Dean Silverman
Director, Office of Compliance Analytics, Internal Revenue Service
Michael Wood
Michael Wood
Executive Director,
Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board
Peter Budetti
Peter Budetti
Deputy Administrator and Director, Center for Program Integrity Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

Plenary Speaker:

John F. Elder
John F. Elder
CEO
Elder Research, Inc.

Agenda Now Available

Highlights include:

  • Case studies from Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS), Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board, Internal Revenue Service (IRS), General Services Administration (GSA), U.S. Postal Service Office of Inspector General (USPS OIG), Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR), Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Social Security Administration Department of Interior (DOI), National Protection and Programs Division (NPPD), Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), U.S. Coast Guard (USCG), U.S. Marine Corps (USMC) National Security Agency (NSA), and Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI).

  • Hot topics and advanced methods covering Improper Payment Prevention & Recovery Fraud Detection, Audit Analytics, Healthcare Analytics, Workforce/Human Capital Analytics, Social Media Analytics, Tax and Revenue Collection, Risk Management, Building/Lease Management, Automating Claims Processing, Text Mining / Unstructured Data, and Cyber Security.

Take advantage of early bird pricing by registering before August 17th

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