Build a Path to Predictive Analytics with Big Squid & Looker, Aug 24

[unable to retrieve full-text content]Big Squid offers a Predictive Analytics Platform that uses automated Machine Learning to take your Looker investment from real-time data and insights to forward-looking action and impact. Learn more on Aug 24.
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Harness Big Data with one-on-one Online Predictive Analytics Course from OSU

[unable to retrieve full-text content]Find out how to utilize Big Data to make informed, data driven decisions and stay one-step ahead of the competition. Classes start Aug 21 – signup and get a lifetime access to analytics experts.
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Predictive Data Science in R, Santa Clara, Sep 16

[unable to retrieve full-text content]The class lectures include best practices of setting up a data mining project and preprocessing, going through a first sprint in R, using RStudio and packages like data.table, xgboost, trees and neural nets and caret.
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XGBoost support added to Rattle

by Fang Zhou, Data Scientist; and Graham Williams, Director of Data Science, all at Microsoft Rattle — the R Analytical Tool To Learn Easily — is a popular open-source GUI for data mining using R. It presents statistical and visual summaries of data, transforms data that can be readily modelled, builds both unsupervised and supervised models from the data, presents the performance of models graphically, and scores new datasets. All of the underlying R code is presented as a script for learning R and for running independent of Rattle. Collaborating with IGD Data Insight Team and under the guidance of the author of Rattle, Graham Williams, we took the challenging task to understand the existing code base and re-engineer it to support the latest machine learning algorithms in Open Source R and Microsoft R Server for model development and evaluation.…
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Predictive Analytics Times – Highlighted Exclusives

[unable to retrieve full-text content]Since 2009, Predictive Analytics World has delivered the heart of data science – driving predictive value from data – by featuring the most in-house leading practitioners from brand-name organizations. In 2017, we’ve lined up the best and brightest – and that can include you.
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For data scientists, now is the time to act; Forrester has insights to help you get started

[unable to retrieve full-text content]IBM, a leader in 2017 Forrester Wave Report for Predictive Analytics and Machine Learning Solutions, offers data scientists a complete toolkit, including predictive analytics and machine learning capabilities and more.
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Predictive Analytics World is back in London!

[unable to retrieve full-text content]The leading vendor-neutral conference about predictive analytics is holding its seventh annual conference this October 11-12. Once again it’s time for all predictive analytics smartest minds to gather and explore all the latest.
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