**Data Analytics for Business Leaders Explained** - Sep 22, 2014.

Learn about a variety of different approaches to data analytics and their advantages and limitations from a business leader's perspective in part 1 of this post on data analytics techniques.

Tags: Alex Jones, Algorithms, Business Leader, Classification, Data Analytics, Decision Trees, Linear Programming, Regression

**Upcoming Webcasts on Analytics, Big Data, Data Science – Sep 16 and beyond** - Sep 16, 2014.

NASA Earth Science, Modern Regression Analysis, Strata + Hadoop NYC preview, Data Mining: Failure To Launch, Data Science with R, Not All Graph Databases Are Created Equal, and more.

Tags: BigML, Failure to Launch, NASA, Ontotext, Regression

**Upcoming Webcasts on Analytics, Big Data, Data Science – Sep 9 and beyond** - Sep 9, 2014.

Modern Regression Analysis, Tamr and Forrester Research, Hadoop for Machine Learning, NASA Earth Science Data, Strata + Hadoop NYC preview, and more.

Tags: Hadoop, Machine Learning, NASA, Regression, Tamr

**Upcoming Webcasts on Analytics, Big Data, Data Science – Sep 2 and beyond** - Sep 1, 2014.

Streaming Analytics, Analytical Lifecycle, Modern Regression Analysis, Hadoop for Machine Learning, NASA Earth Science Data, Strata + Hadoop NYC preview, Ontotext, and more.

Tags: Hadoop, NASA, Real-time, Regression

**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.

Tags: Data Mining, Data Science, Hadoop, Healthcare, Regression

**Top KDnuggets tweets, Jul 21-22** - Jul 23, 2014.

Microsoft: Data Scientist; Haskell Data Analysis Cookbook - A practical and concise guide; Large collection of papers on #Security and Machine Learning; Learn Data Science in 12 wks + career coaching.

Tags: Data Science Education, Haskell, Machine Learning, Microsoft, Regression, Security

**DataScience Central competition: Automate jackknife regression** - Apr 3, 2014.

Data Science Central holds a competition to get statisticians more involved in Data Science - create a black-box, automated, easy-to-interpret, sample-based, robust technique called jackknife regression.

Tags: Competition, Data Science Central, Regression, Statistics

**SLDM Statistical Learning and Data Mining III – 10 Hot Ideas, Palo Alto, Mar 20-21** - Jan 23, 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.

Tags: Lasso, Palo Alto-CA, Regression, Robert Tibshirani, Statistical Learning, Trevor Hastie