Topic: Building A Predictive Model Date: April 1, 2010 Thurs Time: 7:00pm Location: Bluefly 42 W 39th St. 10th Floor New York, NY 10018 (between 6th Ave and 5th Ave) (south side of 39th St.)
We will discuss in technical detail how to build a predictive model for product recommendations to increase revenue and improve customer experience. If you are interested in building your own predictive model, this meetup is for you.
Light refreshments will be served.
NOTE: This presentation will expand on the topics discussed in our first meetup, and go into greater detail.
Presented by Alex Lin, Sr. Architect of Intelligent Mining Networking: 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm Presentation: 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Topics we will cover: 1. Predictive modeling methodology 2. k-Nearest Neighborhood (kNN) machine learning algorithm 3. Singular value decomposition (SVD) method for dimension reduction 4. Using a synthetic data set to improve your model
We look forward to seeing you there! NYC Predictive Analytics
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.