Upcoming Events

Posted: 9/25/2017

September 2017

   Sep 15, MLconf Atlanta: The Machine Learning Conference. Atlanta, GA, USA.

·       Sep 18-22, European Conference on Machine Learning and Principles and Practice of Knowledge Discovery in Databases (ECML-PKDD). Skopje, Macedonia.

Analytics Experience 2017 (Sept. 18-20, Washington, DC)

Tap into the best and brightest analytical minds at Analytics Experience 2017 and discover how you can be the catalyst to boost growth, capture markets and spur digital transformation. Presentations include Analytics and the Blockchain, Applying Text Analytics and Machine Learning to Assess Consumer Financial Complaints, GDPR Compliance, and so much more


·       Sep 21-22, Deep Learning Summit. London, UK. 


·       Sep 24-27, 21st European Conference on Advances in Databases and Information Systems (ADBIS 2017). Nicosia, Cyprus.

·       Sep 25-28, Strata + Hadoop World. New York, NY, USA. 

Sep 27-28, The AI Summit. San Francisco, CA, USA.

Sep 28, Data Visualization Summit. London, UK.


October 2017

Corinium Chief Analytics Officer, Fall, Boston, Oct 2-5 - get brochure, attendee list - special rate till Aug 25.



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Register now to attend MWSUG 2017!

You still have time to register with the early-bird discount to attend MWSUG 2017! We have been planning an exciting conference for you, and we are looking forward to seeing you in St. Louis! Register today!

Conference Highlights

Hotel Information

Don’t forget: After you register, book your room. Accommodations are available at Hyatt Regency St. Louis at the Arch. Conference rates of $159/night end on Sept. 8.

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Important Dates

  • Early registration ends – Sept. 1
  • Regular registration ends – Sept. 22
  • Pre-conference training – Oct. 7-8
  • Conference dates – Oct. 8-10

Please visit the conference website for more information and the latest updates.

We look forward to seeing you at MWSUG 2017!


Misty Johnson – Academic Chair
John Xu – Operations Chair











Recruiting & Retaining Analytics Talent Workshop - Data Analytics Hub

When:   October 2nd, 2017
10am - 4pm
Where:  The Marriott At The Convention Center
859 Convention Center Boulevard
New Orleans, LA

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Oct 3-4, Big Data Technology Workshop and 2017 HPCC Systems Summit Community Day. Atlanta, GA, USA.

Oct 2-5, Chief Analytics Officer, Fall. Boston, MA, USA.

Oct 4, Data Science SALON. Miami, FL, USA.

Oct 8-10, TDWI Summit: Achieving Business Advantage with Big Data and Analytics. Savannah, GA, USA. 

Oct 9-11, Business of Bots. San Francisco, CA, USA.

Oct 9-11, Minds Mastering Machines [M3] The ML and AI conference. London, UK.

Oct 10-11, IIA Fall Analytics Symposium. Chicago, IL, USA.

Oct 10-12, 7th Global Techmining Conference. Atlanta, GA, USA.

Oct 10-12, GTC Europe (GPU Technology Conference), the top event for developers, data scientists and senior decision makers. Munich, Germany.

The State of Data Innovation in the EU
As a host of new digital technologies have emerged over the last decade, data has become a key driver of economic growth, social progress and innovation.  But what is the true state of data innovation in the EU, and how do European national economies compare in their use of and support for data? Join the Center for Data Innovation on Tuesday October 10, 2017 in Brussels for a presentation of the Center's new report ranking the EU’s 28 member states by how well they perform in data innovation, using a variety of indicators. The around 30 indicators include metrics on open data policies, digital skills, and the use of data-driven technologies in industry.

·       Oct 11-12, Predictive Analytics World Business. London, UK.  

    Oct 11 IIA's Analytics Symposium  2017 Chicago

  Oct 12-13, Deep Learning Summit Canada. Toronto, Canada.  

·     Oct 12-13, Deep Learning Summit. New York, NY, USA.

4th Global Data Science Conference, Boston, October 16-18

What data has to teach us about deep learning? Crunch Data Engineering Conf., Budapest, Oct 18-20  

·       Oct 19-21, IEEE DSAA'2017: 2017 International Conference on Data Science and Advanced Analytics. Tokyo, Japan.

 INFORMS Annual Meeting prepares for launch in ‘Space City’

The 2017 INFORMS Annual Meeting will be held in Houston, Texas, on Oct. 22-25. Houston is world renowned for its economy based in aeronautics, energy, manufacturing and transportation. Because it is the home of the NASA Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center and its strong ties to the aeronautic industry, it has earned the nickname “Space City.” New this year is the INFORMS Workshop on Data Science, a premier research event dedicated to developing novel data science theories, algorithms and methods to solve challenging and practical problems that benefit business and society at large. READ MORE.

Oct 23-24, Global Artificial Intelligence Conference. New York, NY, USA. Oct 23-25, PAPIs '17: 4th Int. Conf. on Predictive Applications and APIs. Boston, MA, USA.

Oct 24-26, Chief Learning Officer Forum, Fall. Boston, MA, USA. 

Oct 25-27, BigSurv 2018: Big Data meets Survey Science. Barcelona, Spain.

Oct 28, Lisbon.ai. Lisbon, Portugal.

Oct 29 - Nov 2, Predictive Analytics World for Business. New York, NY, USA.

Oct 29 - Nov 2, Predictive Analytics World Financial. New York, NY, USA.

Oct 29 - Nov 2, Predictive Analytics World Healthcare. New York, NY, USA.

PASS Summit - Deep Dive on Microsoft Data Platform, Seattle, Oct 31 - Nov 3

World class keynote speakers at Predictive Analytics World Healthcare, Oct in New York

Four Deep Track Themes at Predictive Analytics World, Oct in New York

November 2017

·       Nov 9-10, Deep Learning Summit. Hong Kong. 

·       Nov 10, MLconf SF: The Machine Learning Conference. San Francisco, CA, USA.

Nov 14, The Implementing Actionable Data Insights Conference. London, UK.

Nov 14-15, #BIChicago Business Intelligence Innovation Summit. Chicago, IL, USA.

Nov 14-15, #PAChicago Predictive Analytics Innovation Summit. Chicago, IL, USA.

Nov 14-17, PLOTCON, visionary conference for data visualization. New York, NY, USA. 

Nov 15-16, Big Data LDN. London, UK.

Nov 15-17, Big Data Spain #BDS17. Madrid, Spain.

Nov 16, Data Science, AI and Deep Learning. London, UK.

Nov 16-17, Data Natives. Berlin, Germany.

Nov 18, Workshop on Data mining for Aging, Rehabilitation and Independent Assisted Living at ICDM'17. New Orleans, LA, USA.

Nov 18-21, ICDM 2017: The 17th IEEE International Conference on Data Mining. New Orleans, LA, USA.

Nov 18, Workshop on Data Science for Human Capital Management (DSHCM) at IEEE ICDM'17. New Orleans, LA, USA.

Nov 22-23, Big Data & Analytics Innovation Summit. Beijing, China. 

Nov 27-28, Artificial Intelligence World Forum. Toronto, Canada.

Nov 28-29, EnigmaCG Analytics Leaders Summit. Jakarta, Indonesia.

Nov 29 - Dec 1, DataSciCon: Data Science, Data Analytics, Machine Learning and Big Data conference. Atlanta, GA, USA.

AI Expo, Delivering AI for a Smarter Future. Santa Clara, CA, USA.

December 2017

Winter Simulation Conference
The 2017 Winter Simulation Conference (WSC 2017) will be held Dec. 3-6 in Las Vegas at the Red Rock Resort. WSC is celebrating 50 years. In addition to a technical program of unsurpassed scope and quality, WSC is the central meeting place for simulation practitioners, researchers and vendors working in all disciplines in industry, service, government, military and academic sectors. READ MORE.

Dec 3-8, TDWI Orlando brings the future of data and analytics to life. Orlando, FL, USA.

Dec 4-6, Strata + Hadoop World. Singapore.

Dec 4-6, K-CAP 2017: Knowledge Capture. Austin, TX, USA.

Dec 4-9, NIPS 2017. Long Beach, CA, USA.

Dec 5, Argyle Leadership in Big Data and Analytics Forum. Chicago, IL, USA.

Dec 6-7, Artificial Intelligence & Data Science in Capital Markets. New York, NY, USA.

Dec 8, Healthcare Analytics: Making the World Better, free to attend, but registration required. Harrisburg University, Harrisburg, PA, USA.

Dec 11-12, #DataMarketing Big Data & Analytics for Marketing Summit. New York, NY, USA.

Dec 11-12, #ChiefDataNY Chief Data Officer Summit. New York, NY, USA.

Dec 11-12, #MLNY Machine Learning Innovation Summit. New York, NY, USA.

Dec 11-13, AI World Conference & Expo. Boston, MA, USA.

Dec 11-13, 5th Int. Conference on Business Analytics and Intelligence. Bangalore, India.

Dec 11-14, 2017 IEEE International Conference on Big Data (IEEE Big Data 2017). Boston, MA, USA.

Dec 12-14, AI-2017, organized by BCS SGAI. Cambridge, UK.




Jan 11-13 CODS-COMAD 2018: ACM IKDD Conference on Data Science and International Conference on Management of Data. Goa, India.

Jan 17-19, BAFI 2018: 3rd Conf. on Business Analytics in Finance and Industry. Santiago, Chile.

Jan 17-19, Global Artificial Intelligence Conference. Santa Clara, CA, USA. 

Jan 22-26, EGC 2018, 18th conference francophone sur l'Extraction et la Gestion des Connaissances. Paris, France.

Jan 25-26, Re-WorkDeep Learning Summit. San Francisco, CA, USA. 

Jan 25-26, Deep Learning for Enterprise Summit. San Francisco, CA, USA.

Jan 25-26, AI Assistant Summit. San Francisco, CA, USA.

Jan 25-26, Advanced Analytics Forum. Berlin, Germany.



Feb 3-5, IQPC Applied AI Summit. London, UK.

Feb 8-9, Global Predictive Analytics Forum. Amsterdam, Netherlands.


Mar 22-23, AI Assistant Summit. London, UK.

Mar 22-23, Deep Learning in Finance Summit. London, UK.

Mar 22-23, Deep Learning in Retail and Advertising Summit. London, UK.

Apr 8-10, Int. Conference on Data Intelligence and Security. South Padre Island, TX, USA.

Apr 8-11, SAS Global Forum. Denver, CO, USA.

Apr 11-13, Marketing Analytics and Data Science conference. San Francisco, CA, USA.

Apr 12-13, Machine Intelligence Summit. Hong Kong.

Apr 12-13, Deep Learning Summit. Hong Kong. 

Webinar: Which Are the Best States for Data Innovation—and How Can Other States Learn From Them?
“The Best States for Data Innovation,” a recent report from the Center for DataInnovation, reviews a series of indicators that rank states on the degree to which they have achieved the key enablers of success in the data economy, including the availability of high-value datasets, the use of important technologies, and the development of human and business capital. Join Daniel Castro, co-author of the report and director of the Center for Data Innovation, and Paul Taylor, the chief content officer for e.Republic and editor-at-large of Governing magazine, on Tuesday, September 26, 2017, for an online discussion about the report and the opportunities state and local governments have to maximize their potential for data-driven economic development and progress