July 14, 2008

On Sabbatical in Bhutan

I am on sabbatical leave in Bhutan this academic year. Two sections of the "Data Mining for Business" MBA elective will be offered in Fall 2008 by great insturctors. One in DC by Herb Edelstein and one in Baltimore by Inbal Yahav.

May 27, 2008

Launched: The Smith Data Mining Network

Prof. Shmueli launched an active platform for veterans of the "Data Mining for Business" course, where ex-students can keep in touch and interact on everything from careers to cool stories. Past students can also join the LinkedIn group.

May 1, 2008

Statistical Inference with Large Datasets

Dr. Shmueli will talk about Statistical Inference with Large (eCommerce) Datasets at the upcoming SCECR in NYU, May 18-19, 2008


March 1, 2008

Statistics Week @ ASU

Prof Shmueli will present two talks as the guest of Statistics Week at ASU, March 20-21. The topics of the talks are:
1. Statistical Challenges in Modern Biosurveillance,
2. Explanatory vs. Predictive Modeling in Scientific Research.

January 15, 2008

Consumer Surplus Buzz

"Consumer Surplus in Online Auctions" by Bapna, Jank & Shmueli is forthcoming in Information Systems Research. Read the press release, hear about consumer research and the challenge of measuring it online, or listen to the innovation of this study.