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KDnuggets NewsTM 01:13, June 26, 2001

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  • (item1) 2001 SIGKDD Election Results: Kim, Agrawal, Faloutsos, Fayyad, Han, Piatetsky-Shapiro, Uthurusamy elected
  • (item2) KDD-2001 Data Mining Conference, San Francisco, Aug 26-29 - Highlights
  • (item3) Poll: Are you a subscriber to KDnuggets?
  • (item4) New Poll: Where are you planning to data mine in the next 6 months?
  • (item5) PKDD2001 Discovery Challenge earlier deadline: July 6
  • (item6) IE 6 support for P3P - Platform Privacy Preferences
Courses (see also KDnuggets Courses page)
  • (item7) DATA MINING: LEVELS I & II [Chicago/July 17 - 20: Hurry!]
  • (item8) SAS seminar on CRM by Berry/Linoff, next date: Aug 1-3, Cary, NC
Jobs (see also KDnuggets Jobs page)
  • (item9) Philadelphia area, PA: Statistician/Data Miner at Predictive CRM Solutions company
  • (item10) Boston area, MA: Data Modeler at Bioinformatics pre-IPO
  • (item11) Chicago, IL or New York, NY: Statistical Consultant at Sightward
  • (item12) Pittsburgh, PA: Statistician/Data Miner at Medical Information Company
  • (item13) Interview with Jesus Mena, CEO of WebMiner, author of Data Mining your Website
  • (item14) Mena on web mining seminars
  • (item15) Mena on dot-com crash, and WebMining for Profitability
  • (item16) Mena: Data Mining Successes, Failures, and the field in 2005
Software (see also KDnuggets Software page)
  • (item17) KXEN Event Log Component Automates Data Aggregation and Transformation
  • (item18) Sav Z Object Relational DBMS new version 3.2.1
Publications (see also KDnuggets Publications page)
  • (item19) Source of "village watchman" quotation
  • (item20) Three Site Types Dominate Surfing: search engine, portal or community
  • (item21) Industry Headlines: Buyouts, Closures, Patents, New Services and Software
  • (item22) Scientific Data Mining: Chemistry, Astronomy, Medicine, Genetics.
  • (item23) Survey on data integration for e-CRM
CFP (see also KDnuggets Meetings page)
  • (item24) Workshop on AI for Financial Time Series Analysis, deadline July 13
  • (item25) EGC2002: French-speaking Conf. on Knowledge Discovery and Knowledge Management, deadline October 10
Public agencies are very keen on amassing statistics - they collect them, add them, raise them to the nth power, take the cube root and prepare wonderful diagrams. But what you must never forget is that every one of those figures comes in the first instance from the village watchman, who just puts down what he damn pleases. -
Sir Josiah Stamp, Head of the UK Inland Revenue Dept, around 1900
thanks to Ross Bettinger

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