KDnuggets : News : 2001 : n26          ( Previous issue | Next issue )

KDnuggets NewsTM 01:26, Dec 20, 2001

News | Jobs | Courses | Software | Briefs | Meetings | CFP | Quote
  • (item1) KDnuggets regional poll results
  • (item2) New Poll: What % of CRM projects failed?
  • (item3) RE: Statisticians vs Data Miners
Jobs (see also KDnuggets Jobs page)
  • (item4) Fairfax, VA: Data Miner at SRA
Courses (see also KDnuggets Courses page)
  • (item5) DATA MINING: LEVELS I & II [ Orlando: January | Las Vegas: April ]
Software (see also KDnuggets Software page)
  • (item6) SOFTWARE: CLUTO - Software for Clustering High-Dimensional Datasets
  • (item7) Mining Pro Football Data
  • (item8) KnowledgeMiner 4.0 Data Mining Tool, now runs on the Mac and Windows
  • (item9) Molecular Mining Corp. Announces Agreement With NextGen Consortium
  • (item10) Google now has 20 years of Usenet on-line
  • (item11) Applix Integra combines interactive planning with CRM analytics
  • (item12) CorVu Offers Free Software for Gentia Customers
  • (item13) Digital Archaeology Addresses Data Prep for Data Mining
  • (item14) Is CRM dead ?
  • (item15) BioComp Systems Announces a Major Release of Industrial Intelligence Software
  • (item16) CRM spending forecasts from Aberdeen and Gartner
Meetings (see also KDnuggets Meetings page)
  • (item17) EGC2002: 2nd French-speaking Conf. on Knowledge Discovery and Knowledge Management, France, Jan 21-23, 2002.
CFP (see also KDnuggets Meetings page)
  • (item18) Ecological Informatics Conference, deadline Dec 31, 2001
  • (item19) 2002 PAKDD Workshop on Data Mining for Web and Wireless Applications, deadline Feb 1, 2002
  • (item20) Workshop on Text Mining at PAKDD 2002, deadline Jan. 20, 2002
  • (item21) DIMACS Workshop on Video Mining, deadline July 1, 2002
Tony Fagan sums up Data Mining and Statistics problem as follows:

Data Miner's problem:

"Those who ignore Statistics are condemed to reinvent it."
Jerry Friedman

Statistician's problem:

"What's the difference between a computer scientist and a statistician?" When a statistician gets a new idea he/she writes a paper.
When a computer scientist gets a new idea he/she starts a company."

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