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KDnuggetsTM News 08:n17, Sep 9, 2008

Features | Software | Webcasts | Courses | Jobs | Academic | Publications | Briefs | CFP | Quote
  1. Poll Results: European data miners have the longest vacations
  2. New Poll: Types of Data Analyzed/Mined in the past 12 months
  3. Fifth annual UCSD data mining contest winners
  4. Semmelweis Reflex - amazing story of discoveries ignored because they contradicted entrenched beliefs
  5. Can statistics be funny, on average?
  6. Top items from KDnuggets News 08:n16, Aug 21
  7. NIH "Eureka" funding related to discovery mining
Software
  1. Parsed RELR Substantially Reduces Variables in Reduced Error Logistic Regression
Webcasts
  1. Infocentricity Sep 9 Webinar: Demystifying Behavior Scoring
  2. Webcasts Sep 17, 24: Genetic Regression Modeling & Data Mining with the GenIQ Model(c)
Courses
  1. Predictive Analytics for Business, Marketing and Web
  2. Data Mining Course Series: Strategy, Methods & Application [ Sept, San Diego | Dec, Las Vegas ]
Jobs
  1. Chicago, IL: Manager, Digital Media Analytics at Digitas
  2. Charlotte, NC: Director, Insight and Innovation Advanced Capabilities at Wachovia Corporation
  3. Seattle, WA or New York, NY: Principal Scientist at Mindset Media
  4. New York, NY: VP/Director, Marketing Strategy & Analysis at Digitas
  5. Indianapolis, IN: Computational Biologist - Plant Genetics & Biotechnology R&D at Dow AgroSciences
  6. Seattle, WA: Senior Software Engineer in Data Modeling at Kiha Software - Mobile Start up
  7. Boston, MA: Account Manager at Arnold Worldwide
Academic
  1. Melbourne, Australia: Research Fellow, Inductive Constraint Programming, at Monash U.
Publications
  1. Claremont Database Research - DB Leading Experts Look Ahead
  2. Top data mining websites ranked by popularity
  3. Using Data Mining for a Reality Check
  4. Genetic Data Mining: The Correlation Coefficient
  5. NYT on Many-Eyes: New Ways to Sift Data
  6. video lecture: Generalizing Random Forests to other methods
  7. Cross-validation/bootstrapping worthless in medical practice?
Briefs
  1. Business intelligence, data architecture jobs still 'hot' despite weak economy
  2. Viscovery in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Mining
  3. Business intelligence, data mining maximize direct marketing for Intellidyn
  4. RaQualia selects Miner3D for its visual data analysis platform
  5. SPSS New Viz Designer(tm): Intuitive Visualizations for Predictive Analytics
CFP
  1. Computational Intelligence and Data Mining 2009 (CIDMí09), due Sep 21
    Modeling, Managing, and Mining of Evolving Social Networks (M3SN), due Nov 18
    FLAIRS-2009 Special Track on Data Mining, due Nov 23, 2008
    Leipzig ICDM 2009, due Dec 1
Quote
All data can be viewed as a social network, parts of the network just have very sparse connections.

David Jensen, at KDD-08.

Frequent words/terms in this issue:
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Most viewed of all items

* 5. Can statistics be funny, on average?
* 22. Top data mining websites ranked by popularity
* 1. Poll Results: European data miners have the longest vacations
* 4. Semmelweis Reflex - amazing story of discoveries ignored
* 3. Fifth annual UCSD data mining contest winners
* 2. New Poll: Types of Data Analyzed/Mined in the past 12 months
* 33. CFP - calls for papers
* 7. NIH "Eureka" funding related to discovery mining
* 27. Cross-validation/bootstrapping worthless in medical practice?
* 24. Genetic Data Mining: The Correlation Coefficient

Most viewed Jobs:

* 15. Seattle, WA or New York, NY: Principal Scientist at Mindset Media
* 14. Charlotte, NC: Director, Insight and Innovation Advanced Capabilities
* 16. New York, NY: VP/Director, Marketing Strategy & Analysis at Digitas
* 18. Seattle, WA: Senior Software Engineer in Data Modeling at Kiha

Most viewed Courses:

* 11. Predictive Analytics for Business, Marketing and Web

Most viewed Webcasts:

* 9. Infocentricity Sep 9 Webinar: Demystifying Behavior Scoring

Most viewed Publications:

* 22. Top data mining websites ranked by popularity
* 27. Cross-validation/bootstrapping worthless in medical practice?
* 24. Genetic Data Mining: The Correlation Coefficient
* 23. Using Data Mining for a Reality Check

Most viewed Briefs:

* 28. Business intelligence, data architecture jobs still 'hot' despite
* 29. Viscovery in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Mining
* 32. SPSS New Viz Designer(tm): Intuitive Visualizations for Predictive ...


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