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KDnuggetsTM News 09:n16, Aug 27, 2009

Features | Software | Webcasts | Courses | Jobs | Academic | Meetings | Publications | Briefs | CFP | Quote
  1. Poll Results: KXEN most likely to be acquired next
  2. New Poll: Types of Data Analyzed/Mined
  3. DecisionStats (Ajay Ohri) Interview of Gregory Piatetsky-Shapiro
  4. Top items from KDnuggets News 09:n15, Aug 12
  5. Netflix Prize: It Ain't Over til It's Over
Software
  1. SupplierEvaluations: B2B community for Supply Chain Management
Webcasts
  1. Sep 9 Webinar: Targeted Business Analytics: How Large Companies Leverage SaaS BI
Courses
  1. Data Mining: Levels I, II & III [ October, Wash-DC ]
  2. Tools for Discovering Patterns in Data, Sep 14-15, Charlottesville, VA
Jobs
  1. New York, NY: Director, Data Strategy & Analytics at Simulmedia
  2. Sunnyvale, CA: Statistics Engineer at Efficient Frontier
  3. Omaha, NE: analytics and modeling professional at West Asset Management
  4. Melville, New York: Director of Decision Science at First Data
  5. Needham, MA: Statistician at Hebrew SeniorLife (HSL)
  6. San Jose, CA: Principal Data Mining Engineer at eBay
  7. San Jose, CA: Principal Engineer / Applied Scientist at eBay
  8. Santa Monica, CA: Senior Data Mining Specialist at Activision
  9. Redmond, WA: Software Development Engineer in Test II, Bing, at Microsoft
  10. Redmond, WA: Senior Test Lead, Bing at Microsoft
  11. Redmond, WA: Senior Software Development Engineer in Test, Bing at Microsoft
  12. Redmond, WA: Lead Software Development Engineer in Test, Bing at Microsoft
  13. Bentonville, AR: Senior Manager, Data Integration & Management -- Member Insight & Innovation at Sam's Club/Wal-Mart
Academic
  1. Funded PhD Studentship at the Clique Research Cluster, NUI Galway, Ireland
  2. Text mining positions at JULIE Lab (Germany)
Meetings
  1. Predictive Analytics World DC Launches Dedicated Tracks for Business Experts and Analytics Practitioners
Publications
  1. New book on Multidimensional Visualization with chapter on Data Mining
  2. Breimanís Quiet Scandal: Stepwise Logistic Regression and RELR
  3. Variable Selection Methods in Regression:
  4. The Drunkard's BI - Part II
  5. Data Mining Misconceptions #1: The 50/50 Problem
  6. ETH Zurich ODBMS Lecture Series
  7. Mining the Web for Feelings, Not Facts
Briefs
  1. U.S. Patent and Trademark Office Grants Another ID Analytics Patent
  2. Pets at Home uses data mining to bolster loss prevention
  3. Twilight time for Yahoo search
  4. BI Industry Consolodation
  5. IBM sees analytics growth rise, starting next year
  6. SAP and TIBCO? Too Juicy Of A BI Rumor Not To Comment On
  7. SPADAC Launches Enhanced Version of Predictive Analytics Tool
  8. FICO Leads Analytics Applications Sector
  9. IBM's SPSS Deal May Spark BI Market Consolidation
  10. Zementis and Nuevora Ink Strategic Alliance
  11. IDC Ranks Vendors In Growing Business Analytics Market
  12. SPSS Unveils Predictive Analytics For Marketers
CFP
  1. Mining Social Media, due Sep 6
    SIAM International Conference on Data Mining (SDM10), due Oct 9
    Web Information Systems and Technologies (WEBIST), due Oct 21
    Machine Learning in Space, due Nov 15
  2. CFP: International Journal of Knowledge Discovery in Bioinformatics (IJKDB)
Quote
When is the best time to plant a tree?
20 years ago.

When is the next best time to plant a tree?
Today!

Chinese Proverb (thanks to Valdis Kreps, http://www.thenetworkthinker.com/)

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