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Predict: Bringing Analytic Fire to the Tribal Circle

John Elder was a keynote speaker at Predict 2016 in Dublin, Ireland, October 2016. In his talk "Bringing Analytic Fire to the Tribal Circle" Dr. Elder pointed out that finding the answer and proving it, doesn’t mean it will be used. He highlighted why data scientists must build trust as well as great models, so your work doesn’t end up on the shelf. 

Postal Service’s Inspectors General Office Discusses Data Analytics Solutions Developed by Elder Research

Kelly Tshibaka, chief data officer in the Office of Inspectors General at the U.S. Postal Service, discusses the way the OIG is using data analytics. The fraud detection solutions discussed were developed by Elder Research. Read the case study

Learn more about our Risk Assessment Data Repository (RADR), a powerful risk analytics platform used to enhance productivity in the investigation of fraud, waste and abuse.  RADR was deployed by the U.S. Postal Service OIG and is used by more than 1000 investigators.

Elder Research Validates RightShip's Qi Model for Predicting Maritime Vessel Risk

 

RightShip Qi brings the benefits of big data and predictive analytics to improve maritime safety and sustainability. Qi builds on the incumbent SVISTM expert opinion platform, but harnesses big data, predictive analytics and real-time risk assessments to better target substandard maritime performance. Vast quantities of ever-changing data are analysed by sophisticated algorithms to spot patterns and draw conclusions from data sets too large, diverse and dynamic for analysis with previous technology. Prior to launch RightShip contracted Elder Research to validate Qi's predictive performance.

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

Predict: Journey From Data to Predictive Analytics

John Elder will keynote and give a workshop at "Predict 2016", in Dublin, Ireland, Oct. 4-6, 2016. Dr. Elder also participated in the inagural conference in 2015 and was selected from among the 40 speakers to be interviewed when Siliconrepublic.com visited the opening day of Predict 2015.

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

Join IBM data science evangelist James Kobielus and Dave Saranchak, a data scientist with Elder Research, to discover how Dave develops and applies statistical data modeling techniques for national security clients. Also, learn how Dave identifies technologies that can suit clients’ needs as he leads training for Elder Research’s Maryland office.

John Elder at Predict 2015 on The Power of Predictive Analytics

John Elder Interviewed at Predict 2015

John Elder Interviewed at SAS Analytics Conference

Predictions 2014: John Elder on SAP Coffee Break

John Elder appears on Coffee Break with Game-Changers presented by SAP and hosted by Bonnie D. Graham about predictions for 2014. ~11 minutes

For the full show and original source visit http://www.voiceamerica.com/episode/74952/game-changers-2014-predictions-part-2.

Big Data: John Elder Keynote on Business Innovation in America (May 2013)

Jeff Deal - Common Data Mining Business Mistakes (March 2012)

Jeff Deal discusses some of the more common data mining mistakes that organizations make, including failing to define an objective and waiting on perfect data.

Deal, Vice President of Operations at Elder Research, is interviewed by Anna Brown, Editor of the SAS Business Analytics Knowledge Exchange.

John Elder - Influence of "Big Data" on Analytics (March 2012)

John Elder discusses how "Big Data" is changing traditional and text analytics. John also talks about his new book "Practical Text Mining and Statistical Analysis."

Elder, of Elder Research, is interviewed by Anna Brown, Editor of the SAS Business Analytics Knowledge Exchange.

John Elder on Innovation with Analytics

John Elder on Text Analysis

At the M2010 conference, Dr. Elder was interviewed on mining and analyzing unstructured text to expedite government review of disability claims.

Predictive Analytics Training: Interview with John Elder

Dr. Elder sits for an interview with Predictive Analytics. See the interview

Top 10 Data Mining Mistakes

Dr. Elder gives his famous talk on the Top Ten Data Mining Mistakes. The Top Ten Mistakes are covered in chapter 20 of the Handbook of Statistical Analysis & Data Mining Applications. You can also view the whitepaper (PDF).

Don't Rely on Only One Technique

A continuation of Dr. Elder's talk on the top ten data mining mistakes and how to avoid them. The Top Ten Mistakes are covered in chapter 20 of the Handbook of Statistical Analysis & Data Mining Applications. You can also view this talk as a PDF.

Don't Extrapolate

The third part of Dr. Elder's talk on the top ten data mining mistakes and how to avoid them. The Top Ten Mistakes are covered in chapter 20 of the Handbook of Statistical Analysis & Data Mining Applications. You can also view this talk as a PDF.

The Path to Data Mining Success

The fourth and final part of Dr. Elder's talk on the top ten data mining mistakes and how to avoid them. The Top Ten Mistakes are covered in chapter 20 of the Handbook of Statistical Analysis & Data Mining Applications. You can also view the whitepaper (PDF).

John Elder Interview at M2009

Dr. Elder sits down with Stacey Hamilton to talk about his book, The Handbook of Statistical Analysis and Data Mining Applications at the M2009 conference.

John Elder on Ensemble Methods, Knowledge Discovery 2007

John Elder spoke about ensemble methods in machine learning as applied to data mining. You can see the talk here, or view a PDF of the slideshow.

John Elder on Successes and Failures, Knowledge Discovery 2007

John Elder gave a talk entitled "Successes, Failures, and Learning From Them" at Knowledge Discovery 2007. You can see the talk here, or view a PDF of the slideshow