Schedule

Immersion Training #3: Machine Learning Methods for Business Strategy
December 14-15, 2017

Day One: Thursday, December 14, 2017

Session One: 8 a.m.—12 p.m.

» Getting Up to speed with R

» Introduction to selected machine learning methods

• Methods in the frequency domain

• Methods in the characteristics domain

Session Two: 1 p.m.—5 p.m.

» Application of machine learning methods (Unsupervised Learning)

• Classification trees

• Text processing

 

Day Two: Friday, December 15, 2017

Session One: 8 a.m.—12 p.m.

» Application of machine learning methods (Supervised Learning)

• Regression trees

• Shrinkage methods

Session Two: 1 p.m.—5 p.m.

» Further topics: (Unsupervised Learning)

• Model combination for improved

predictive accuracy

• Bagging and bootstrapping