Here's the expert panel coming to Predictive Analytics World, October 19-20, 2010 in Washington DC. It promises to be revealing and central. Expert Panel: "Kaboom! Predictive Analytics Hits the Mainstream" (October 20, 2010 – Day 2 of the conference) Predictive analytics has taken off, across industry sectors and across applications in marketing, fraud detection, credit scoring and beyond. Where exactly are we in the process of crossing the chasm toward pervasive deployment, and how can we ensure progress keeps up the pace and stays on target? This expert panel will address:

  • How much of predictive analytics' potential has been fully realized?
  • Where are the outstanding opportunities with greatest potential?
  • What are the greatest challenges faced by the industry in achieving wide scale adoption?
  • How are these challenges best overcome?

Panelist: David Duling, Research and Development Director, SAS Panelist: Usama Fayyad, Ph.D., CEO, Open Insights

Panelist: Jason Verlen, Director, SPSS Product Strategy & Management, IBM Software Group

Panel moderator: Eric Siegel, Ph.D., Program Chair, Predictive Analytics World