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Model Deployment: the "Now What?" effect

Model Deployment

I have built a model that scores 99.9% accuracy! Great! Fantastic!

Now what?



This is what a colleague of mine calls the "Now what?" effect. After training, testing, and optimizing a model repeatedly, we get this fantastic performance on the evaluation set. Now it is the time to put your model to good use on real life, maybe streaming, data. This phase is called Model…

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Added by Rosaria Silipo on June 23, 2015 at 1:28am — No Comments

Crime Prediction - Predictive Modeling in Law Enforcement

No predictive model is going to be 100% accurate unless by chance.  The nature of predictive modeling is to learn from the past and see into the future.  Essentially, predictive modeling is just modeling.  Think about why we use statistical models - so we can fit the data into a pattern of behavior and anticipate future results.  It's all about how you use and interpret this model.

 

Crime analysts may use a tool similar to the following example on a robbery…

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Added by Nicole on September 5, 2013 at 12:00pm — No Comments

Deathwatch: Five Reasons Organizations Predict When You Will Die

This article was also published on Smart Blogs



Eric Siegel, Ph.D.



Retirement kills more people than hard work ever did.

—Malcolm Forbes



I'm not afraid of death; I just don't want to be there when it happens.

—Woody Allen



Who benefits by predicting your behavior? Organizations do—companies, government agencies,…

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Added by Eric Siegel on March 4, 2013 at 12:08pm — No Comments

The Future of Prediction: Predictive Analytics in 2020

What's next is what's next… Predictive analytics is where business intelligence is going.

— Rick Whiting, InformationWeek



Ten Predictions for the First Hour of 2020



Good morning. It's January 2, 2020, the first workday of the year. As you drive to the office, the only thing predictive analytics doesn't do for you is steer the car (yet that's coming soon as well).



1. Anti-theft. As you enter your car, a predictive model establishes your…

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Added by Eric Siegel on February 26, 2013 at 9:34am — No Comments

Read the Preface for Siegel’s Book – Predictive Analytics

Read the Preface for Siegel’s Book – Predictive Analytics



Here is the preface for Predictive Analytics: The Power to Predict Who Will Click, Buy, Lie, or Die



By Eric Siegel, with a foreword from Tom Davenport

(Wiley, February 2013)

 

To order the book:…

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Added by Eric Siegel on February 8, 2013 at 6:30am — No Comments

Ten clean tech predictions for 2010

Nick Parker, Executive Chairman of the Cleantech Group offers ten trends in clean teach for 2010:



Here are the group's predictions for 2010:



1. Private capital growth recovers, record fund year. Global cleantech venture capital flows receded to around 2007 level but in the U.S., cleantech pulled ahead as the largest single venture investment theme in 2Q09 and 3Q09.



2. Clean economies become the new space race. There will be changes in which countries and cities… Continue

Added by Theodore Omtzigt on December 1, 2009 at 9:24am — No Comments

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