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AusDM 2015 submission deadline extended to Thursday 30 April

posted Apr 20, 2015, 1:15 PM by Yanchang Zhao   [ updated Apr 20, 2015, 1:16 PM ]

Submission deadline of the 13th Australasian Data Mining Conference (AusDM 2015) has been extended to Thursday 30 April. See details at http://ausdm15.ausdm.org/.

IAPA seminar: Big Data in the Social Sciences, Canberra, 29 April

posted Apr 20, 2015, 11:45 AM by Yanchang Zhao   [ updated Apr 20, 2015, 11:46 AM ]

Speaker: A/Prof. Robert Ackland, ANU
Date: Wednesday 29 April
Time: 5.30pm for a 6pm start
Cost: Nil
Where: SAS Offices, 12 Moore Street, Canberra, ACT 2600
URL: http://www.iapa.org.au/Event/ACTChapterEvent29AprilBigDataInSocialSciences

RDataMining Group has 10,000 members today

posted Feb 11, 2015, 1:13 PM by Yanchang Zhao

RDataMining Group on LinkedIn has 10,000 members today! Join us for knowledge & experience sharing on R & Data Mining http://group.rdatamining.com

UIUC and Stanford free online courses on data mining

posted Feb 8, 2015, 6:05 AM by Yanchang Zhao   [ updated Feb 8, 2015, 6:05 AM ]

See a couple of free online courses on data mining provided by UIUC and Standford University at Course & Seminar News.

Seminar: Text Analytics -- Natural Language into Big Data, Canberra, Tuesday 17 February

posted Feb 3, 2015, 3:48 AM by Yanchang Zhao   [ updated Feb 3, 2015, 3:49 AM ]

Topic: Text Analytics: Natural Language into Big Data

Speaker: Dr. Leif Hanlen, Technology Director at NICTA

Date: Tuesday 17 February

Time: 5.30pm for a 6pm start

Cost: Nil

Where: SAS Offices, 12 Moore Street, Canberra, ACT 2600

Registration URL: http://www.iapa.org.au/Event/TextAnalyticsNaturalLanguageIntoBigData 

Jobs on Data Science and Analytics

posted Jan 7, 2015, 12:57 AM by Yanchang Zhao   [ updated Jan 7, 2015, 12:57 AM ]

See several jobs on data science and analytics at Job News.

R and Data Mining – Examples and Case Studies now in Chinese

posted Dec 1, 2014, 12:44 PM by Yanchang Zhao   [ updated Dec 1, 2014, 12:44 PM ]

My book titled R and Data Mining – Examples and Case Studies now has its Chinese version, translated by researchers at South China University of Technology, and published by China Machine Press in September 2014. It is sold in China only, at a price of RMB 49 Yuan. If you are in China, it is an opportunity to get a copy of the book at a bargain price.

R and Data Mining Workshop at AusDM 2014

posted Nov 24, 2014, 3:12 AM by Yanchang Zhao   [ updated Nov 24, 2014, 3:13 AM ]

I will run a half-day workshop on R and Data Mining at the AusDM 2014 conference in Brisbane, Thursday afternoon, 27 November. At the workshop, I will present a few topics on data mining with R, including
  •     Introduction to Data Mining with R
  •     Association Rule Mining with R
  •     Text Mining with R -- an Analysis of Twitter Data
  •     Regression and Classification with R
  •     Data Clustering with R

See details and slides of the workshop at http://ausdm14.ausdm.org/workshop.

RDataMining Seminar at Australian Customs

posted Oct 29, 2014, 3:32 AM by Yanchang Zhao   [ updated Oct 29, 2014, 3:34 AM ]

I will give a seminar at Australian Customs and Border Protection Service on 30 Oct 2014, on association rule mining and classification with R. See seminar slides at Documents.

Invited Talk at Twitter in San Francisco, Friday 10 October

posted Oct 9, 2014, 7:39 AM by Yanchang Zhao   [ updated Oct 9, 2014, 7:41 AM ]

I will give a talk on R and Data Mining at Twitter in San Francisco, US on Friday 10 October. 

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