# Tag: Data Mining (56)

**Webinar: Data Mining: Failure to Launch [Dec 17]**- Nov 24, 2014.

Learn how to get started with predictive modeling and overcome strategic and tactical limitations that cause data mining projects to fall short of their potential. Next webinar is Dec 17.**EURECOM: Faculty Position in Data Mining and Machine Learning**- Nov 20, 2014.

EURECOM, graduate school and a research center in communication systems, seeks qualified applicants interested in Big Data and Cloud computing for a tenured assistant professor position.**Companion Website for “Data Mining and Analysis: Fundamental Concepts and Algorithms”**- Nov 19, 2014.

Supplementary materials for the textbook Data Mining and Analysis: Fundamental Concepts and Algorithms are now available online and include figures, slides, datasets, videos, and more. Download them today.**CRISP-DM, still the top methodology for analytics, data mining, or data science projects**- Oct 28, 2014.

CRISP-DM remains the most popular methodology for analytics, data mining, and data science projects, with 43% share in latest KDnuggets Poll, but a replacement for unmaintained CRISP-DM is long overdue.**Upcoming Webcasts on Analytics, Big Data, Data Science – Oct 28 and beyond**- Oct 27, 2014.

DM Radio: Predictive Tools Are Pervasive - with Gregory Piatetsky (KDnuggets), Predixion, others; Deep Learning + Apache Spark; Data Mining - Failure to Launch; Demystify your data flows, Data hiding, and more.**Book: Data Mining for Managers**- Oct 14, 2014.

This book by a leading data mining consultant is meant for both practitioners and end users of data mining solutions, and it focuses more on the data and less on the math.**SPOTLIGHT: Can Data Science Save Humanity from Mosquitoes and other Deadly Insects? #2**- Oct 9, 2014.

KDnuggets launches Spotlight initiative to bring attention to academic research. The journey begins with Prof. Eamonn Keogh, UCR and his talented student, Yanping Chen, who are applying data mining to save us all from insect-vectored diseases.**SPOTLIGHT: Can Data Science Save Humanity from Mosquitoes and other Deadly Insects?**- Oct 8, 2014.

KDnuggets launches Spotlight initiative to bring attention to academic research. The journey begins with Prof. Eamonn Keogh and his student, Yanping Chen, who are applying data mining to save us all from insect-vectored diseases.**Webinar: Data Mining: Failure to Launch [Oct 16]**- Oct 7, 2014.

Learn how to get started with predictive modeling and overcome strategic and tactical limitations that cause data mining projects to fall short of their potential. Next webinar is Oct 16.**Predictive Analytics Using Oracle Data Miner**- Sep 24, 2014.

Learn about basic data mining concepts and how to apply data mining techniques to your data using Oracle SQL and Data Miner tools in this new book.**PACE Data Mining Boot Camps, Oct 15-16, San Diego**- Sep 23, 2014.

The PACE Boot Camps provide conceptual and hands-on training for the critical predictive data analytics techniques that help discover actionable patterns in Big Data. Reg by Oct 10 for a discount.**Upcoming Webcasts on Analytics, Big Data, Data Science – Sep 22 and beyond**- Sep 22, 2014.

Future of Hadoop Analytics, What Works: Open Source Analytics Software, Data Mining: Failure To Launch, Evolution of Classification, Not all Graph Databases are created equal, Best Practices for Applying Advanced Analytics in Hadoop, and more.**Customer Analytics Summit 2014 Chicago: Day 2 Highlights**- Sep 12, 2014.

Highlights from the presentations by Big Data & Analytics experts from Microsoft, Sears Holdings and Obama for America on day 2 of Customer Analytics Summit 2014.**Hiring Data Scientists: What to look for?**- Sep 9, 2014.

Know key characteristics of what makes up a good data scientist based upon the three authors’ consulting and research experience, having collaborated with many companies world-wide on the topics of big data and analytics.**Most Viewed Data Mining Talks at Videolectures**- Sep 9, 2014.

Watch the top 25 most viewed popular data mining lectures on VideoLectures.NET to learn about topics ranging general big-data tutorials to monetizing data mining startups.**Sep 2014 – Mar 2015 Meetings in Analytics, Big Data, Data Mining, and Data Science**- Sep 3, 2014.

Coming soon: PAW Gov, ECML/PKDD, BayesiaLab UC, Big Data Innovation Summit, PAW Boston, PAW Healthcare, RecSys, Strata + Hadoop NYC, Analytics 2014, BigData TechCon, Data Analytics Week, Text Analytics Summit West,and many more.**Webcast – Analytically Speaking Featuring Michael J. A. Berry and Gordon S. Linoff**- Sep 2, 2014.

Berry and Linoff talk about the current data mining landscape, including new methods, new types of data and the importance of using the right analysis for your problem.**KDD-2014 – The Biggest, Best, and Booming Data Science Meeting**- Aug 28, 2014.

KDD-2014 was the largest (with over 2300 people) and the best Data Science meeting, highlighting the huge progress of Data Science made with Big Data, and its even more amazing potential.**DataReview interview with me on KDnuggets, Data Mining, and Data Science**- Aug 20, 2014.

I have recently given an interview to DataReview, an Ukrainian site, where we talked about KDnuggets origins, history of Data Mining, interesting problems I worked on, and typical problems faced by young data scientists.**KDnuggets 14:n22, 4 main analytics languages; Top research leaders in Data Mining; Pedro Domingos**- Aug 20, 2014.

KDnuggets Analytics, Big Data, Data mining, and Data Science stories, including Features, News, Opinions, Interviews, Webcasts, Courses, Meetings, Jobs, Publications, and Top Tweets.**Upcoming Webcasts on Analytics, Big Data, Data Science – Aug 19 and beyond**- Aug 18, 2014.

Data Mining: Failure To Launch, Smart Metering, Hadoop, Data Science at the Command Line, Personalized Healthcare, Modern Regression Analysis Techniques, and more.**Four main languages for Analytics, Data Mining, Data Science**- Aug 18, 2014.

New KDnuggets Poll shows the growing dominance of four main languages for Analytics, Data Mining, and Data Science: R, SAS, Python, and SQL - used by 91% of data scientists - and decline in popularity of other languages, except for Julia and Scala.**Top KDnuggets tweets, Aug 15-17: Top Research Leaders in Data Mining; Hbase; Job Interview**- Aug 18, 2014.

The top 5 Questions a Data Scientist should ask during a job interview; Top Research Leaders in Data Mining, Data Science, and KDD; Least popular jobs for big data practitioners; Graduate Programs in #BigData Analytics and Data Science.**Top Research Leaders in Data Mining, Data Science, and KDD**- Aug 16, 2014.

We identify the top researchers in Data Mining, Data Science, and KDD. Jiawei Han, Philip Yu, and Christos Faloutsos remain the leaders, but they are joined by many fast rising young researchers - the leaders of tomorrow.**Statistical Learning and Data Mining III, Boston, Oct 27-28**- Aug 14, 2014.

Taught by top Stanford professors and leading statisticians Trevor Hastie and Robert Tibshirani, this course presents 10 hot ideas for learning from data, and gives a detailed overview of statistical models for data mining, inference and prediction.**New Poll: What languages you used for analytics / data mining / data science work in 2014?**- Aug 6, 2014.

New KDnuggets Poll is asking: What languages you used for analytics / data mining / data science work in 2014? Please vote.**Upcoming Webcasts on Analytics, Big Data, Data Science – Aug 5 and beyond**- Aug 4, 2014.

Hadoop and Relational DB, Seductiveness of Big Data, SAS to R, Data Mining: Failure To Launch, Personalized Healthcare, Data Science at the Command Line, and more.**Top KDnuggets tweets, Jul 30-31**- Aug 1, 2014.

What are the differences between Data Science, Data Mining, Machine Learning, etc; Where do the most romantic US singles live?; 7 signs you're too smart for the job? Not a #BigData problem; Guidelines for statistical education.**Join the brightest minds at Analytics 2014**- Jul 29, 2014.

The Analytics 2014 conference hosted by SAS will help you hone your skills, learn new techniques and widen your understanding of this complex and ever-changing field. Special KDnuggets discount.**Upcoming Webcasts on Analytics, Big Data, Data Science – July 29 and beyond**- Jul 28, 2014.

Applications in R, Data-Driven Business, The Grammar and Graphics of Data Science, Data Mining: Failure To Launch, Hadoop and the Relational Database, and more.**Webinar: Data Mining: Failure to Launch [July 31]**- Jul 24, 2014.

Learn how to get started with predictive modeling and overcome strategic and tactical limitations that cause data mining projects to fall short of their potential. Next webinar is July 31.**Upcoming Webcasts on Analytics, Big Data, Data Science – July 22 and beyond**- Jul 21, 2014.

Data Visualization, Hadoop and Hadoop 2.0, R, Apache Spark, How Can Analytics Improve Business, The Grammar and Graphics of Data Science, Data Mining: Failure To Launch and more.**U. Antwerpen: PhD Position, Data mining for tax fraud detection**- Jul 18, 2014.

Develop new fraud detection techniques for historical data to help combat tax fraud in this PhD position at U. Antwerpen. Apply by August 10th, 2014.**Is “Data Scientist” more than “Data Analyst” ?**- Jul 1, 2014.

Data Scientists and Data Analysts have a number of skills unique to their positions, with analysts focusing more on creating business value and data scientists including simulation and optimization in their jobs.**XLMiner solves Big Data Problems in Excel**- Jun 26, 2014.

XLMiner, a part of Analytic Solver Platform integrated software for predictive and prescriptive analytics - forecasting, data mining, optimization and simulation, lets you solve small or Big Data problems in Excel.**Summer School: Constraint Programming Data Mining, Sicily**- Jun 18, 2014.

"Constraint Programming Meets Data Mining" is an upcoming summer school in Sicily providing intensive training in the state of the art in constraint solving, machine learning, and data mining.**Upcoming Webcasts on Analytics, Big Data, Data Science – Jun 9 and beyond**- Jun 9, 2014.

Data Mining FTL, Analytically Speaking with Dan Ariely, Solr, Hadoop, Cloud BI, Employee Churn, and more.**Webinar: Data Mining: Failure to Launch [June 11]**- Jun 4, 2014.

Learn how to get started with predictive modeling and overcome strategic and tactical limitations that cause data mining projects to fall short of their potential. Next webinar is June 11.**Book: Data Mining and Analysis: Fundamental Concepts and Algorithms**- May 27, 2014.

This textbook for senior undergraduate and graduate data mining courses provides a broad yet in-depth overview of data mining, integrating related concepts from machine learning and statistics. Companion website has data, slides and other teaching material.**Code for India 2014 Global Hack-a-thon – Building a Better India through Innovative Solutions**- May 19, 2014.

Non-stop 24 hours of coding at the Code for India 2014 hackathon leads to creative solutions for major social problems of India through interesting software applications.