SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA Salford Data Mining Conference (Data Mining)

Venue: Australian Graduate School of Management

Location: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Event Date/Time: Jun 05, 2006 End Date/Time: Jun 08, 2006
Registration Date: Jun 04, 2006
Early Registration Date: Apr 26, 2006
Abstract Submission Date: Apr 15, 2006
Paper Submission Date: Apr 15, 2006
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Description

Objective: The training and workshop are aimed at bringing together researchers and practitioners to learn about data mining technology from practical and theoretical experts. Expect to exchange ideas and experiences focused on the practice of both data mining and the real world analysis of complex data.

REAL-WORLD CASE STUDY PRESENTATIONS: Business, Biomedical and Operations Research Applications
See Program details below.

TRAINING and MODELLING STRATEGIES
See Details below.

To be added to the conference mailing list, please register your interest at: http://www.salforddatamining.com/2006InfoRequest.php

Register by April 26th to take advantage of our early-bird discount!
http://www.salforddatamining.com/docs/regform06sydney.pdf

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PROGRAM

BANKING:
Andrew Cathie, GE Money
"Application Score Card Development for a Consumer Finance Product"

Rita Chakravarti, Citibank, N.A.
"Bureau Policy Development and Better Targeting in Consumer Business Using CART"

EPIDEMIOLOGY:
Dr. Shenghan Lai, Johns Hopkins University Medical School
"MARS, CART, TreeNet/MART for Epidemiological Research: Identifying Relationships That Cannot Be Identified In Any Other Way"

Dean McKenzie, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine,
Monash University
"Hazardous or Harmful Alcohol Use in Royal Australian Navy Veterans of the 1991 Gulf War: Identification of High Risk Subgroups"

INSURANCE/ACTUARIAL:
Inna Kolyshkina, Price Waterhouse Coopers
"Text Mining in the Insurance Industry"

Richard Brookes, Taylor Fry Consulting Actuaries and Mitchell Prevett,
Price Waterhouse Coopers
"Statistical Case Estimation Modelling - An Overview of the NSW WorkCover Model"

Charles Pollack, Suncorp Metway Actuarial Services
"Experiences Applying Insurance Tasks to the New CART 6 Software: Customer Retention and Data Analytics"

LOGISTICS and OPERATIONS RESEARCH:
Bradley Utz, Schneider National, Inc.
"Using Classification Trees to Explain Failure to Deliver On-Time"

MARKET RESEARCH and CRM:
David McCloskey, Pathfinder Solutions
"Achieving Better Insights Into Customer Behaviour Through Integrating Market Research with Decision Tree Behaviour Modelling"

MICROARRAY:
Svetlana Shchegrova, Agilent Technologies
"Microarrays: Training Microarrays to Measure DNA Copy Number"

TELECOMMUNICATIONS:
Inna Kolyshkina, Price Waterhouse Coopers
"Text Mining in the Telecommunications Industry"

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TRAINING and MODELLING STRATEGIES

"Tutorials Introducing CART , MARS, TreeNet, MART and RandomForests"

"New Features in CART 6 and TreeNet"

"Combining Linear and Non-Linear Modeling Techniques: Getting the Best of Two Worlds"

"Creative Use of Data Mining to Win Two Top Data Mining Competitions"

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Venue

No. 1, O'Connell Street
Sydney
New South Wales
Australia
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Additional Information

Training : June 5 - 7, 2006 Workshop : June 8, 2006

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