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October 16, 2011
October 21, 2011
Predictive Analytics World (PAW), October 16-21 in New York City is the business event for predictive analytics professionals, managers and commercial practitioners, covering today’s commercial deployment of predictive analytics, across industries and across software vendors.
PAW NYC promises to once again break records as the biggest cross-vendor predictive analytics event ever. The conference program is packed with the top predictive analytics experts, practitioners, authors and business thought leaders, including keynote addresses from Thomas Davenport, author of Competing on Analytics: The New Science of Winning, David Gondek from IBM Research on their Jeopardy-Winning Watson and DeepQA, and PAW Program Chair Eric Siegel, plus special sessions from industry heavy-weights Usama Fayyad and John Elder.
CASE STUDIES: HOW LEAD ENTERPRISES DO IT
Predictive Analytics World focuses on concrete examples of deployed predictive analytics. The leading enterprises have signed up to tell their stories, so you can hear from the horse’s mouth precisely how Fortune 500 analytics competitors and other top practitioners deploy predictive modeling, and what kind of business impact it delivers.
PAW’s NYC 2011 program is the richest and most diverse yet, featuring over 40 sessions across 3 tracks: 1) “All Audiences”, 2) “Expert/Practitioner”, 3) “Financial Services” — so you can witness how predictive analytics is applied by ACE Cash Express, Blue Cross, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Dept., Citibank, Cox Communications, Fidelity, GE Capital, Heritage Provider Network, Infinity Insurance, Intuit, LinkedIn, Match.com, Microsoft, New Directions Behavioral Health, New South Wales Government, Overstock.com, Paychex, Inc., PayPal, Rebellion Research, United Group Holdings, USPS Office of Inspector General, YMCA, a top 5 international bank, a top global retailer, and three major US banks, plus insights from projects for Anheiser-Busch, the SSA, and Netflix.
HOT TOPICS AND ADVANCED METHODS: PAW NYC’s agenda covers black box trading, churn modeling, crowdsourcing, demand forecasting, ensemble models, fraud detection, healthcare, insurance applications, law enforcement, litigation, market mix modeling, mobile analytics, online marketing, risk management, social data, supply chain management, targeting direct marketing, uplift modeling (net lift), and other innovative applications that benefit organizations in new and creative ways.
Want more information about case studies, topics, and speakers? Download the PAW Conference Preview.
WORKSHOPS: PAW also features several full-day pre- and post-conference workshops that complement the core conference program. Workshop agendas include advanced predictive modeling methods, hands-on training, text analytics, a boot camp and full-day intro to R (the open source analytics system), enterprise decision management, user-friendly deployment, and introductions to predictive analytics and to business analytics.
Join PAW and access the premier keynotes, sessions, workshops, exposition, expert panel, live demos during “lab session”, networking coffee breaks, reception, birds-of-a-feather lunches, brand-name enterprise leaders, and industry heavyweights in the business.