Industries

Healthcare


Improve clinical care and patient outcomes, reduce fraud, and manage financial risk.

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Healthcare

Insurance


Prioritize claims, reduce risk and cost, prevent fraud, and improve customer experience.

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Insurance

Financial Services


Improve regulatory compliance, detect fraud, assess risk, and enhance customer value.

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Financial Services

Software & Technology


Analyze sensor/log data to enhance product design and user experience, and reduce attrition.

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Software & Technology

Government


Prevent fraud, waste, and abuse, improve program integrity, and deliver return on investment.

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Government

Defense & Intelligence


Detect and prevent threats, improve security, prioritize caseload, and mitigate risk.

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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

  • Conference

    May 25, 2017

    Elder Research Will Have A Booth At The AFCEA Central Virginia Engagement Day 2017

    Elder Research

    Elder Research will have a booth at the AFCEA Central Virginia Engagement Day 2017 - Unmasking the Enemy. Come join us and hear from the NGIC CDR, COL Dana Rucinski, MG Franz, USCYBERCOM J3; COL Dave Kim, INSCOM G7; Mr. Joe Saunders; Mr Mo Wright, OSINT Director; COL Mike Kjorness, ARCYBER G2; Cathy Moore Identity Intelligence Lead, NGIC, and Dr. Brigitte Hogan, Data Scientist 

    May 25, 2017

    Elder Research Will Have A Booth At The AFCEA Central Virginia Engagement Day 2017

    Elder Research

    Elder Research will have a booth at the AFCEA Central Virginia Engagement Day 2017 - Unmasking the Enemy. Come join us and hear from the NGIC CDR, COL Dana Rucinski, MG Franz, USCYBERCOM J3; COL Dave Kim, INSCOM G7; Mr. Joe Saunders; Mr Mo Wright, OSINT Director; COL Mike Kjorness, ARCYBER G2; Cathy Moore Identity Intelligence Lead, NGIC, and Dr. Brigitte Hogan, Data Scientist 

  • Speaking Event

    May 9. 2017

    Wayne Folta On Machine Learning Panel At Data Strategy Forum

    Wayne Folta

    Wayne Folta will represent Elder Research on the "Machine Learning - Buzzword or Buzzsaw?" breakout session at Data Strategy Forum 2017 on May 9, 2017. 

    May 9. 2017

    Wayne Folta On Machine Learning Panel At Data Strategy Forum

    Wayne Folta

    Wayne Folta will represent Elder Research on the "Machine Learning - Buzzword or Buzzsaw?" breakout session at Data Strategy Forum 2017 on May 9, 2017. 

  • Speaking Event

    May 15, 2017

    John Elder To Speak At Data Strategy For Business Leaders

    John Elder

    John Elder to Speak at Data Strategy for Business Leaders at the Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley, May 15, 2017.

    May 15, 2017

    John Elder To Speak At Data Strategy For Business Leaders

    John Elder

    John Elder to Speak at Data Strategy for Business Leaders at the Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley, May 15, 2017.

  • Speaking Event

    May 16, 2017

    John Elder Giving A Special Plenary Talk at Predictive Analytics World Workforce in San Francisco

    John Elder

    John Elder will give a special plenary talk at PAW San Francisco Workforce on "What to Optimize? The Heart of Every Analytics Problem" on May 16, 2017. 

    May 16, 2017

    John Elder Giving A Special Plenary Talk at Predictive Analytics World Workforce in San Francisco

    John Elder

    John Elder will give a special plenary talk at PAW San Francisco Workforce on "What to Optimize? The Heart of Every Analytics Problem" on May 16, 2017. 

News

John Elder & Bryan Jones on GovLoop's DorobekINSIDER LIVE

John Elder and Bryan Jones discussed how to overcome data analytics challenges in government on GovLoop's DorobekINSIDER LIVE titled "Data Analytics: Turning Numbers Into Good Government". Data analytics can be a powerful decision making tool but agencies need to find ways to integrate them into everyday processes.

Dr. Andrew Fast To Speak At Machine Learning Conference

Dr. Andrew Fast, Chief Scientist, Elder Research is speaking at the Tom Tom Founders Festival Machine Learning Conference on "Using Data Science to Ask Why: A Brief introduction to Causal Modeling".

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

Resources

Featured Video

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

Kelly Tshibaka, Chief Data Officer in the U.S. Postal Service OIG, discusses how they are using data analytics. The fraud detection solutions discussed were developed by Elder Research. Read the case study.

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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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