University of Technology Sydney

AAI17009 - Data Mining - Stage 2

<p>Data Mining - Stage 2 is the next level to progress to after Data Mining – Stage 1.<br><br> Data Mining – Stage 2 is an intermediate level learning for Stage 1 completed attendees and or attendees already with basic Data Mining skills wishing to refresh and further develop their skills.<br><br> Part of a three (3) stage Program this short course brings together further in-depth state-of-the-art research and practical techniques in data mining, providing students with the necessary knowledge to appreciate data mining projects and to professionally communicate with analytics experts.<br><br></p> <p><b>Who will Benefit?</b><br> All those involved in Data Mining for their organisation:</p> <ul><li>Industry Practitioners wanting to get into data mining <li>Managers wanting to know what data mining is about <li>Students, Researchers, Academic</li></ul> <p><b>Program Topics</b><br></p> <ul><li>Introduction to machine learning, fundamentals of data pre-processing + Exercises (KNIME). <li>Bayesian Approach : Naive Bayes and logistic Regression + Exercises (KNIME) <li>Ensemble clustering: Random Forest + Exercises (Deciding between R and KNIME).</li> <li> Competition </ul> <p><b>Course Outcomes</b><br> Upon completion of this course students will: <br></p> <ul><li> 1) Apply an industry standard analytics life cycle methodology for data mining and pattern discovery <li> 2) interpret, synthesis and communication insight extracted from analytics in a context-appropriate manner</li></ul> <p><b>Presenter</b><p> <b>Siamak Tafavogh</b> - Research Associate, School of Software Dr. Siamak Tafavogh: Siamak Tafavogh has a PhD (Software Engineering) from UTS. He is currently a Research Fellow and Post Doctorate in Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology. Dr. Tafavogh has taught data mining and data analytics at undergraduate, postgraduate and research level at UTS for the past 3 years. He also runs data analytics short courses for Common Wealth Bank. Dr. Tafavogh's research interests are in the area of big data, data analytics and visualization of large complex data sets, particularly those in the biomedical and finance domain, but also in customer sales and text mining. For the past 4 years he has been developing approaches to better diagnose and treat childhood cancer sufferers (acute lymphoblastic leukaemia and neuroblastoma). Recently, he has been developing bioinformatics approaches for detecting abnormal patterns within genomic sequence of human.</p> <p> <p><b>Prerequisites: Pre-reading</b><p> <a href=" "> An Introduction to R </a></p> <p> Introduction to Data Mining, Pang-Ning Tan, Michigan State University, Michael Introduction to Data Mining, Pang-Ning Tan, Michigan State University, Michael Steinbach, University of Minnesota, Vipin Kumar, University of Minnesota. <p> <p><b>Additional information</b></p> <ul><li>Assessment within Short Course <li>Post Short Course follow up and engagement <li>Survey and feedback process <li>Online readings</li></ul> <p> <b>Fees</b><P> Standard 1 day $900.00 (GST free) <ul><li> UTS Alumni and staff- 10% discount <li> 2 or more from the one organisation - 15% discount <li> Scholarship - 20% discount <li> Interstate participant - 25% discount <li>Enrol in any 2 stages - 5% discount in addition to discount already eligible (upfront payment) <li>Enrol in all 3 stages - 10% discount in addition to discount already eligible (upfront payment)</li></ul> <p>Please select discount option with drop down box before entering your credit card details. Only 1 discount applicable per person. <br></p> <p><b>Payment Options</b><br> To be invoiced – Please complete the <a href=""> Manual Enrolment on Invoice Request Form </a> and email it to <a href=" Request - AAI17009 Data Mining Stage 2"> UTS:Short Courses</a><br><br> Credit Card – proceed to the <b>'BOOK NOW'</b> button and follow the prompts.<br><br> <b>Contact Information</b><br> For specific queries regarding course content, please contact Colin Wise, Advanced Analytics Institute Tel: +61 (02) 9514 9267 or email <a href=" Data Mining Stage 2"></a> with questions relating to this course.</p> <p>For all other enquiries regarding enrolment or payment, please contact UTS Short Courses on Tel: +61 (02) 9514 2913 or email <a href= " Data Mining Stage 2"></a></p>


Friday 08 Sep 2017
UTS Short Courses Venue (AAI) - Building 10, Level 7
235 Jones Street
NSW, 2007
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Siamak Tafavogh
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Thursday 07 Sep 2017
$810.00 with UTS Alumni - 10% (10 % off)
$765.00 with 2+ registrations from same company - 15% (15 % off)
$675.00 with Interstate participants- 25% discount (25 % off)
$855.00 with Enrol in any 2 stages (5 % off)
$810.00 with Enrol in all 3 stages (10 % off)
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    Time Duration Presenter Location
    08 Sep 2017
    09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    8 hours Siamak Tafavogh
    UTS Short Courses Venue (AAI) - Building 10, Level 7
    235 Jones Street
    NSW, 2007