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KDnuggetsTM News 07:n02, Jan 23, 2007

Features | Software | Courses | Jobs | Academic/Research | Requests | Publications | Briefs | Meetings | CFP | Quote
  1. KDD Cup and Workshop 2007 based on Netflix data - first announcement
  2. Poll Results: The typical number of data mining projects per year
  3. New Poll: Data Miners Income and Region
  4. Top items from KDnuggets News 07:n01, Jan 9
Software
  1. SPSS Advances Data Mining Software with Clementine 11.0
  2. ADMEWORKS ModelBuilder 3.0 - QSAR & QSPR analysis software
Courses
  1. Data Mining Training by Salford Systems: Hands-On, Online, Demonstrations, Free Webinars, Case Studies
  2. Free Webcast, Jan 26: Intro To Data Mining For Absolute Beginners (vendor-neutral)
  3. Data Mining Courses: Strategy, Methods & Application: Jan 29 - Feb 2, Orlando
  4. Jan 30 Webcast: Robust predictive modeling through SRM, by Dr. Isabelle Guyon
  5. Statistical Learning and Data Mining II: tools for tall and wide data, Mar 8-9, Palo Alto
Jobs
  1. New York, NY: Director of Analytics Products at Crossix Solutions
  2. Bellevue, WA: Analyst, Customer Marketing at T-Mobile
  3. Chicago, IL 60661: Tech Architects/Sr. Software Engineers/Software Engineers at Dieselpoint, Inc.
  4. San Diego, CA: Analytic Software Scientist I (req 2419) at Fair Isaac Corp.
  5. San Diego, CA: Analytic Science Scientist I (req 2430) at Fair Isaac Corp.
  6. Westminster, CO: Analytic Science Scientist II (req 2575) at Fair Isaac Corp.
  7. Seattle, WA: Senior Data Analyst at NetRatings
  8. Milpitas, CA: Senior Manager, Data Analytics at NetRatings
  9. San Rafael, CA: Analytic Science Senior Manager (req 2474) at Fair Isaac Corp.
  10. San Rafael, CA: Analytic Science Consultants (req 2475) at Fair Isaac Corp.
  11. San Antonio, TX: Manager, Decision Science at BSG Payments, LLC
  12. Pittsburgh, PA: Informatics Programmer-Analyst-Data Manager at Precision Therapeutics, Inc.
  13. Pittsburgh, PA: (Senior) Scientist; Bioinformatics - Machine Learning - Statistics - Algorithm Development at Precision Therapeutics, Inc.
  14. Austin, TX: Senior Manager - Small Business Contact Strategy at Dell Inc.
Academic/Research
  1. Northwestern: Postdoc in Comp. Linguistics, Language and Political Behavior
Requests
  1. Looking for Experts to answer a short survey: Why is data mining used too little in business?
Publications
  1. Promoting Security and Civil Liberties: The Role of Data Mining in Combating Terrorism
  2. The inaugural issue of ACM Transactions on Knowledge Discovery from Data (TKDD)
  3. Fair Isaac - defining the top end of the data mining market
  4. Probabilistic Versus Deterministic Data Matching: Making an Accurate Decision
Briefs
  1. InforSenseŽ Launches GenSense - Statistical Genetics Solution
  2. Dartmouth PQS: Finding patterns of importance in a deluge of data
  3. Washington Post: Daylight Sought For Data Mining
  4. Federal data-mining programs under fire
  5. US Census Bureau Statistical Abstract 2007
  6. Anti-terrorism program mines IRS' records
  7. Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) - web-scale computing
  8. New embeddable rules engine supporting a wide range of visual rules formats
Meetings
  1. UK KDD Symposium, Kent, UK, 25 Apr
    Mining Massive Data Sets for Security, Gazzada, Italy, 10-21 Sep
CFP
  1. Call For Demonstrations For KDD-2007 - due Feb 28, 2007
  2. Workshop and Challenge on Time Series Classification at SIGKDD 2007
  3. Data Mining for Biomedical Informatics workshop, due Feb 2
    Machine Learning and Data Mining in Pattern Recognition, due Feb 7
    UAI 2007, due Feb 28
    Data Mining for Health Informatics, due Mar 30
    Intelligent Data Analysis in bioMedicine And Pharmacology, due Apr 9
    Mining and Learning on Graphs (MLG'07), due May 10
    Mining Massive Data Sets for Security, due May 15 (application for participation due)
Quote
Federal agencies are "bewitched" by the possibility of data mining programs

Leslie Harris, executive director of the Center for Democracy and Technology, at the US Senate hearings, Jan 11, 2007.


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