KDnuggets™ News 13:n25, Oct 16

Features (8) | Software (1) | Webcasts (2) | Courses, Events (2) | Meetings (1) | Jobs (2) | Competitions (2) | Publications (4) | Tweets (3) | NewsBriefs (2) | CFP (7) | Quote



  • LinkedIn InMaps - Visualize your network (c comments) - Oct 15, 2013.
    InMaps provides a visual representation of your professional Linkedin universe, and allows you to better understand your professional ties and the relationship patterns.


Courses, Events

  • U. of Chicago MSc in Analytics for working professionals - Oct 15, 2013.
    This part-time MSc program designed for working professionals will give students thorough knowledge of analytics techniques, and the ability to apply them to real-world and business scenarios. Apply by Nov 13 for Winter 2014 start.
  • Applied Data Science - Free Online Course from Syracuse - Oct 14, 2013.
    This course introduces Data Science content in self-guided learning format - work your way through the course at your own pace. This course is free and a select number of participants will be invited to try it on October 28.


  • Text Analytics West, Dec 3-4, 2013, San Francisco - Oct 10, 2013.
    Join the best corporate analytics practitioners from companies like Bank of America, LinkedIn, and Express Scripts at the Text Analytics Summit West, Dec 3-4 in San Francisco - see details and get KDnuggets discount.



  • Innocentive: Show Me The Data - ideation challenge - Oct 14, 2013.
    The goal is to identify high-quality, anonymous, and unbiased longitudinal data sets that monitor education, work, life and career experiences of people of ages 5 to 65.
  • Kaggle: See Click Predict Fix - Oct 11, 2013.
    What makes an issue urgent? What do citizens really care about? How much does location matter? Predict the most pressing 311 topics.


Top Tweets

News Briefs

CFP - Calls for Papers


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