New York, NY (PRWEB) August 03, 2011
Text Analytics World New York City (TAW) is packed with case studies and special workshops for text analytics professionals. Download the Conference Preview for full details. Make the most of your textual data by attending TAW NYC, October 19-20 at the Hilton New York, NY. Tap into precisely how Fortune 500 analytics competitors and other top practitioners capitalize on text analytics to push their businesses to the next level.
TAW attendees will also have the opportunity to hear first-hand how their peers and industry experts use text analytics across a variety of industries, including automotive, education, e-commerce, financial services, government, high technology, insurance, retail, social media, and telecom. Presenters include executives from Citibank, Fidelity, GE Capital, Google, MetLife, Netflix, Overstock.com, YMCA and many more.
Text Analytics case studies include: Mining for Social Media Buzzwords on Socialmediatoday.com, New Insights from “Big Legacy Data”: The Role of Text Analytics at Bundle.com, Identifying Customers Who Expressed Intend-to-Churn or Defect from Large Number of Surveyed Verbatim at PayPal, Fighting Fraud with Text Mining at MetLife Auto & Home, Analyzing and Scoring Customer Problem Descriptions through Multi-focal Learning at Citibank, Babies on Elephants: Hadoop and Text Analytics at Intuit, Using Text Analytics to Accurately Segment Workers’ Compensation Injuries by Accident Fund Insurance Company of America, and others.
Attend Text Analytics World and access the best keynotes, sessions, workshops, exposition, expert panels, networking coffee breaks, receptions, birds-of-a-feather lunches, brand-name enterprise leaders, and industry heavyweights in the business.
Other noteworthy presentations include keynotes from Dr. John F. Elder, CEO and Founder of Elder Research on Text Mining: Lessons Learned, David A. Ferrucci, IBM Fellow & Watson Principal Investigator on Building Watson – An Overview of the DeepQA Project, and author Thomas Davenport, President’s Distinguished Professor at Babson College on Every Day Analytics: Making Leading Edge Commonplace.
Take advantage of the full-day text analytics workshop: Hands-On Introduction to Text Analytics with IBM SPSS (Tim Daciuk, IBM) on Friday, October 21st. This workshop is an introduction to text analytics and provides true hands-on experience, using IBM SPSS Modeler and IBM SPSS Text Analytics software. The course will guide you to actively analyze text, improving the understanding of unstructured data, and using this understanding to enhance data mining models.
In addition to the featured text analytics workshop, eight (8) analytics workshops are offered including:
- R Bootcamp: For Newcomers to R
- R for Predictive Modeling: A Hands-On Introduction
- Predictive Analytics: Fundamentals and Use Cases
- Hands-On Business Analytics: Insights to Impact
- Hands-On Predictive Analytics with SAS Enterprise Miner
- Driving Enterprise Decisions with Business Analytics
- Modeling Methods: The Best and the Worst of Predictive Analytics
- Deploying User-Friendly Predictive Analytics
Text Analytics World is sponsored by IBM, SAS, AnalyticBridge, KDnuggets and Toolbox.com. Sponsorship opportunities are still available; sponsorship information is available at http://www.textanalyticsworld.com/newyork/2011/sponsorships.
Text Analytics World will be co-located alongside Predictive Analytics World as a part of Data Driven Business Week, providing reasonably priced cross-registration options for access to a wide range of sessions on current analytical challenges and case studies.
To register for Text Analytics World New York City, please visit http://www.textanalyticsworld.com/newyork/2011/registration. To see the full agenda, please go to http://www.textanalyticsworld.com/newyork/2011/agenda. Register Now and realize $200 in savings. And save an additional $200 on the two-day conference pass when you register a colleague at the same time.
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