Business Units

Commercial


Helping world class organizations thrive in the new, rich world of data analytics.

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Commercial

Government


Delivering long-term performance and return on investment on strategic data investments.

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Government

Defense & Intelligence


Forecasting and predicting accurate results with complex data sources.

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Defense & Intelligence

Case Studies

Commercial

DentaQuest


Elder Research developed a provider risk scoring model that enabled targeted intervention with low quality providers and reduced per patient cost by nearly 20 percent.

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Commercial

nTelos


By applying advanced techniques for modeling and visualizing customer records, Elder Research created a combined data and text mining solution to increase marketing efficiency and reduce churn. The model improved targeted messages which resulted in higher profitability for nTelos, a regional mobile phone carrier.

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Government

US Postal Service


Elder Research partnered with the U.S. Postal Service Office of Inspector General to develop and deploy a custom solution to identify and prioritize questionable contracts and healthcare claims for investigation. Leads generated were 74% actionable, resulting in over $11 million in recoveries, restitutions, and cost avoidance in the first year.

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Events

  • Speaking Event

    January 27, 2017

    Gerhard Pilcher To Speak At George Washington University

    Gerhard Pilcher

    Gerhard Pilcher, author of “Mining Your Own Business”, will speak at George Washington University on January 27th. His talk titled "The Gap" explores how to harness analytics counter-intuitive insights, as illustrated by tales from the front lines of this emerging field.

    January 27, 2017

    Gerhard Pilcher To Speak At George Washington University

    Gerhard Pilcher

    Gerhard Pilcher, author of “Mining Your Own Business”, will speak at George Washington University on January 27th. His talk titled "The Gap" explores how to harness analytics counter-intuitive insights, as illustrated by tales from the front lines of this emerging field.

  • Speaking Event

    January 31, 2017

    Bryan Jones To Present an Application Workshop at Fraud Analytics For Government

    Bryan Jones

    Bryan Jones will present an application workshop on "Building Analytics Capabilities To Identify Fraud, Waste And Abuse - A Practical Pathway To Success" at the Fraud Analytics for Government conference organized by the Performance Institute.

    January 31, 2017

    Bryan Jones To Present an Application Workshop at Fraud Analytics For Government

    Bryan Jones

    Bryan Jones will present an application workshop on "Building Analytics Capabilities To Identify Fraud, Waste And Abuse - A Practical Pathway To Success" at the Fraud Analytics for Government conference organized by the Performance Institute.

  • Conference

    February 5-8, 2017

    Elder Research Sponsors SOLIDWORKS WORLD 2017

    Elder Research Booth 1029

    Elder Research will be sponsor a booth at SOLIDWORKS WORLD 2017 on February 5-8, 2017 at the Los Angeles Convention Center. Learn about our Product Usage Analytics solutions.

    February 5-8, 2017

    Elder Research Sponsors SOLIDWORKS WORLD 2017

    Elder Research Booth 1029

    Elder Research will be sponsor a booth at SOLIDWORKS WORLD 2017 on February 5-8, 2017 at the Los Angeles Convention Center. Learn about our Product Usage Analytics solutions.

  • Speaking Event

    February 24, 2017

    John Elder To Speak At The UVA Statistics Graduate Student Seminar

    John Elder

    John Elder will speak about "Luck, Skill, or Torture? How Target Shuffling Can Tell" at the University of Virginia Statistics Graduate Student Seminar on February 24, 2017.

    February 24, 2017

    John Elder To Speak At The UVA Statistics Graduate Student Seminar

    John Elder

    John Elder will speak about "Luck, Skill, or Torture? How Target Shuffling Can Tell" at the University of Virginia Statistics Graduate Student Seminar on February 24, 2017.

News

John Elder Quoted in KDnuggets Article on Key Analytics Developments and Trends

John Elder was quoted in KDnuggets article "Data Science, Predictive Analytics Main Developments in 2016 and Key Trends for 2017". Key themes included the polling failures in 2016 US Elections, Deep Learning, IoT, greater focus on value and ROI, and increasing adoption of predictive analytics by the "masses" of industry. December 13, 2016

Jeff Deal, Predictive Analytics World Healthcare Chairman, Mentioned in RCM Answers

Jeff Deal was quoted in RCMAnswers' article by Sarianne Gruber who covered the covered the healthcare expert panel session "Predictive Analytics in Healthcare: What's Behind the Slow Adoption?". In the article she shares some of the thoughts expressed by the guest experts: Martin Kohn, MD, Chief Medical Scientist at Sentrian, Wasim Malik, Ph.D. from the Harvard/MIT Laboratory for Neuromotor Signal Processing, and Nephi Walton, MD, from the Washington University School of Medicine and co-founder of Brain Spin, about their personal views, experiences and challenges.  November 22, 2016

John Elder Quoted in TechTarget Searchlight News Roundup about Donald Trump's Election Win

John Elder was quoted in the TechTarget article "Presidential Election Predictions Cast Doubt on Data Analysis" about how Donald Trump's surprise presidential election win has media and pollsters soul-searching on the predictive power of data. November 11, 2016

Resources

Featured Video

Dr. Miriam Friedel Participated on the Next-Generation Analytics Social Influencer Roundtable at BigDataNYC 2016 Conference

Interview with Data Scientist Dave Saranchak About Statistical Data Modeling Techniques for National Security Clients

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Book Overview

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Mining Your Own Business is a practical guide for organizational leaders and top-level executives that demonstrates how to harness the power of data mining and predictive analytics, and avoid costly mistakes.

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