KDD 2013 videolectures: watch the top researchers in Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery

A treasure of latest Data Mining and Data Science research is now available, with videolectures of KDD-2013, ACM SIGKDD Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining held recently in Chicago.

By Gregory Piatetsky, Oct 1, 2013.

I first invited videolectures team to record KDD conference in 2007 when I was SIGKDD Chair - that required a lot of negotiations.

I was very happy to find the videos for the latest KDD-2013 Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining, held on Aug 11-14, 2013 in Chicago.

The videolectures are now available on KDD-2013 Videolecturesvideolectures.net/kdd2013_chicago/.
Free registration is required for some videos.

The videos include:

Opening and Award Ceremony

Conference Opening Announcements

KDD 2013 Innovation Award Lecture, by Jon KleinbergBrilliant SIGKDD 2013 Innovation Award Lecture, by Jon Kleinberg. He was recognized for his seminal contributions to the analysis of social and information networks, mining the web graph, study of cascading behaviors in networks, and the development of algorithmic models of human behavior.

Keynote talks:

Invited Panel: A Data Scientist's Guide to Making Money from Start-ups, with top data scientists Claudia Perlich (Media6Degrees), Usama Fayyad (Oasis500), Oren Etzioni (U. of Washington), Ron Bekkerman (Carmel Ventures), moderated by Foster Provost (NYU) and Geoff Webb (Monash University).

and 30+ research presentations on Social Media, Graph Mining, Graph Clustering, Diffusion in Social Networks, Social and Information Networks, Web Mining, including the Best Paper and SIGKDD 2013 Dissertation Award sessions.

See them all at videolectures.net/kdd2013_chicago/.