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  • (item1) US/Canada Data Miners Income and Status
  • (item2) New Poll: Which data mining techniques you use regularly?
  • (item3) Attend KDD-2001, San Francisco, Aug 26-29.
Courses (see also KDnuggets Courses page)
  • (item4) Data, Text, and Web Data Mining seminar - 5 seats left for August
  • (item5) Case Studies in Applications of Mathematical and Statistical Techniques that Add Value to Marketing, Boston, MA, Sep 13, 2001
  • (item6) DATA MINING: LEVELS I & II [ San Fran | Vegas | Dallas | Orlando ]
  • (item7) M2001 -- the 4th Annual Data Mining Technology Conference, Oct 2-3, Cary, NC
  • (item8) LEVERAGING WEB DATA FOR CRM IMPACT [ Las Vegas | Orlando ]
Jobs (see also KDnuggets Jobs page)
  • (item9) Faifax, VA (Washington, DC area): Senior Data Miner at Mantas, Inc.
  • (item10) Baltimore area, MD, USA: Senior Staff Scientist at Revenue Management company
  • (item11) Baltimore area, MD, USA: Senior Software Architect at Revenue Management company
  • (item12) New York City or CT: Director, Customer Analytics at analytical eCRM provider
  • (item13) Plymouth, MN, USA: Marketing Analyst at Carlson Marketing Group
Software (see also KDnuggets Software page)
  • (item14) LOGML: Log Markup Language Schema and DTD Available
  • (item15) Add intelligence to XML. Demo available.
Publications (see also KDnuggets Publications page)
  • (item16) New Book: Creative Evolutionary Systems
  • (item17) A website on fraud detection and artifical intelligence
  • (item18) The Decision Tree Approach to Stock Selection, J. of Portfolio Management
  • (item19) InternetWeek: IT Sharpens Data Mining's Focus
  • (item20) Biotech company Viaken partners with Kensington
  • (item21) PeopleSoft Doing Well in a Slump
  • (item22) Insightful Announces Record Revenues for Q2 2001
  • (item23) SPSS and Siebel announce alliance
  • (item24) ANGOSS announces plans for integration with SQL Server 2000
  • (item25) NYU Professor Tuzhilin controversial patent for building customer profiles
  • (item26) KXEN selects FOVEA as its software distributor for Switzerland
  • (item27) TMP Worldwide and WhizBang! Labs Announce Technology Partnership
  • (item28) Quaero Announces Outsourced CRM Services at NCDM Show in Chicago
  • (item29) New software pinpoints location of web users
  • (item30) SLP InfoWare and Novabase Deliver Predictive CRM to Wireless Carriers
  • (item31) Carrier Air Conditioning Online Sales increase with WebMiner technology
  • (item32) SPSS Enabling Technologies and Azerity Form Strategic Alliance
Meetings (see also KDnuggets Meetings page)
  • (item33) KDD 2001 workshop on Mining Scientific Datasets, San Francisco, Aug 26, 2001
  • (item34) Bioinformatics workshop: Inference in High-throughput Molecular Biology, Denver, CO, Feb 22, 2002
CFP (see also KDnuggets Meetings page)
  • (item35) SPIE conference, data mining, deadline Aug 20
  • (item36) IPAM short program on Scientific Data Mining, deadline Aug 31
  • (item37) NSF ENG/CISE Research-Curriculum Development; letter deadline 8/31/01
  • (item38) Intl. Workshop on Rule-Based Data Mining (RBDM2001), deadline Sep 1, 2001
  • (item39) Uncertain Reasoning Track, FLAIRS 2002, deadline Oct 28.
  • (item40) AI in Medicine Journal: spec. issue on Medical Data Mining
From the section of great predictions: In his book "The Decline and Fall of the American Programmer," 1991, Ed Yourdon writes:

"The American Programmer is about to share the fate of the dodo bird. By the end of this decade, I foresee massive unemployment among the ranks of American programmers, systems analysts, and software engineers. ... international competition will put American programmers out of work

Thanks to Communications of ACM, July 2001

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