Author Archives: Yanchang Zhao

About Yanchang Zhao

I am a data miner, using R for data mining applications. My work on R and data mining:; Twitter; Group on Linkedin; and Group on Google.

Melbourne Data Science Week, 29 May – 2 June 2017

Melbourne Data Science Week 29 May – 2 June 2017 Two sold out events from 2016 are combining in 2017 to create what will hopefully be a great Data Science-palooza for Melbourne. Learn about applications, data, ideas and the latest … Continue reading

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Short Course on R and Data Mining, University of Canberra, Fri 7 Oct 2016

Short Course on R and Data Mining Information Technology and Engineering, University of Canberra Fees: There is no fees for the short course but seats are limited to 60 – so register early through Presenters: Dr Yanchang Zhao (Adjunct … Continue reading

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CFP: AusDM 2016 paper submission extended to 2 Sept

14th Australasian Data Mining Conference (AusDM 2016) Canberra, Australia, 6-8 December 2016 URL: Join us on LinkedIn: The Australasian Data Mining Conference has established itself as the premier Australasian meeting for both practitioners and researchers in data mining. … Continue reading

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Seminar: Data Mining for Biosecurity Regulation, University of Canberra, Wednesday 10 Aug 2016

Topic: Data Mining for Biosecurity Regulation Speaker: A/Prof. Andrew Robinson, Melbourne University When: 4:30pm-5:30pm, Wednesday 10 Aug 2016 Where: 9A1 (Building 9, Room A1), University of Canberra. See UC map at RSVP: Abstract: The Department of Agriculture and … Continue reading

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Canberra Data Miners: Seminar on Text, Knowledge and Information Extraction, by Dr Lizhen Qu (NICTA), Canberra, 4:30-5:30pm, Tuesday 1 Sept

Topic: Text, Knowledge, and Information Extraction Speaker: Dr. Lizhen Qu, Researcher at NICTA Organizer: Canberra Data miners Meetup Group Date and time: 4:30-5:30pm, Tuesday 1 Sept Location: Teal Room of Inspire Centre, University of Canberra, Building 25, University of Canberra, … Continue reading

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Slides of 10+ excellent tutorials at KDD 2015: Spark, graph mining and many more

by Yanchang Zhao I attended the KDD 2015 conference in Sydney last week. At the conference, there were more than 10 tutorials and I went to two of them, which are 1) Graph-Based User Behavior Modeling: From Prediction to … Continue reading

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