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From: Larry LaRusso
Date: Jun 7. 2004
Subject: Save $400 on M2004, SAS' 7th annual data mining conference, if you register by July 2

The chief statisticians at Capital One and AT&T Labs join the former chief scientist at Amazon.com and an internationally recognized academician as keynote speakers for M2004, SAS' seventh annual data mining conference. In addition to the keynote addresses, more than 35 speakers will present session talks in eight different tracks. Join hundreds of colleagues from around the world to discover the latest advances and best practices in the industry. If you register and pay by July 2, you'll save $400 off the regular conference fees.

M2004 will be held at the Rio Hotel in Las Vegas, Oct. 18-19. Keynote addresses will be delivered by:

  • William DuMouchel, Technology Consultant, Statistics Research, AT&T.
  • Trevor Hastie, professor of statistics and biostatistics, Stanford University.
  • Bill Kahn, Chief Scoring Officer, Capital One Financial.
  • Andreas Weigend, formerly Chief Scientist, Amazon.com
In addition, M2004 offers eight conference forums to explore the latest advancements in data mining. Session topics include:

  • Bioinformatics
  • Business Applications
  • Data Mining in Data Base Marketing
  • Data Mining in Education
  • Emerging Technologies in Data Mining
  • Financial Services
  • New Ideas in Data Mining
  • Variable Selections
Conference training immediately follows the conference. This year's courses include:

  • Predictive Modeling Using SAS Enterprise Miner 5,
  • Mining Textual Data Using SAS Text Miner,
  • Advanced Predictive Modeling Using SAS Enterprise Miner 5,
  • Extending SAS Enterprise Miner 5 and Data Mining Techniques.
For a current list of speakers, a detailed agenda, or more information, please visit www.sas.com/m2004.

Online registrations can be submitted at

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