Join us on Thursday, March 10, in a slightly less formal format where Max Lin (Team "Record Me Men" - 2nd place) and Alex Lin (Team "Machine" - 4th place) will discuss their participation in and solutions to the R Package Recommendation Engine competition organized by the writers for dataists, a new blog for data hackers. It was hosted on Kaggle, a new platform for data modeling and prediction competitions and created to support the great R user community.
John Myles White, one of the competition's organizers will also join us to share his insights. Thanks to all the organizers from dataists for putting the competition together!
NYC Predictive Analytics is a non-profit professional group that meets monthly to discuss diverse topics in predictive analytics and applied machine learning. We are a group 1000+ members strong comprised of analysts, computer scientists, engineers, executives, entrepreneurs and students with a deep interest in these fields & related technologies.
Meeting topics are varied and can focus on, as examples, new trends and technologies, best practices for development in big-data environments, and fundamental predictive modeling & machine learning concepts.