Software Makers Shed Light On Big Data Issues In Data Mining and Predictive Analytics
SAN DIEGO -- Salford Systems CEO Dr. Dan Steinberg, among other prominent data mining software leaders, is an invited panelists at the Join Statistical Meetings 2012 session “Predictive Analytics and Data Mining: The Software Makers.” The session will take place on Wednesday, Aug. 1, 2 p.m. – 3:50 p.m. at the San Diego Convention Center.
Steinberg will be accompanied by Dean Abbott of Abbott Analytics (moderator), Daniel Fylstra, Founder and President of Frontline Systems; Ralf Klinkenberg, Co-founder and Chief Business Development Officer of Rapid-I; Peter C. Bruce, Statistics.com (organizer); David Smith, VP, Marketing at Revolution Analytics; Thomas Hill, VP, Analytic Solutions at Statsoft; and Wayne Thompson, Analytics Product Manager, SAS Institute.
“This session should be an interesting one and hopefully will shed some light on what is hype and what is real with respect to ‘Big Data’ issues,” said Steinberg. “We are pleased to have been invited to the same panel including industry giants SAS and IBM/SPSS, and hope to see a large attendance. In case you miss it we will be posting our take and summaries in the days following.”
Salford Systems will also host an exhibit booth at JSM. To schedule a time to meet with Dr. Steinberg, please contact Lisa Solomon at lisas (at) salford-systems (dot) com or by phone at 619-543-8880.
The Joint Statistical Meetings is the largest gathering of statisticians held in North America. It is held jointly with the American Statistical Association, the International Biometric Society, the Institute of Mathematical Statistics, the Statistical Society of Canada, the International Chinese Statistical Association, and the International Indian Statistical Association. Attended by more than 6,000 people, meeting activities include oral presentations, panel sessions, poster presentations, continuing education courses, an exhibit hall, networking and more. For more information about JSM 2011, visit http://www.amstat.org/meetings/jsm/2012/index.cfm.
About Salford Systems
Founded in 1983, Salford Systems specializes in providing new-generation data mining and predictive modeling software and consulting services for industries such as banking, insurance, healthcare, pharmaceutical, telecommunications, transportation, manufacturing, retail and catalog sales, and education. The company’s CART, MARS, TreeNet and RandomForests data mining software is currently installed in over 3,500 sites worldwide, including 300 major universities. Salford Systems is headquartered in San Diego, CA. For more information, visit http://www.salford-systems.com or telephone (619) 543-8880.
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