Are you a part of the VA SAS Users Group?
If so, join the team via Microsoft Teams on October 20th for a special presentation from Principal Data Scientist, Melodie Rush!
In this meeting, Melody will be covering "Machine Learning in SAS." This presentation answers the questions of What is Machine Learning? And what does SAS offer for Machine Learning? Examples of specific machine learning techniques for both supervised and unsupervised projects. These algorithms include Random Forest, Gradient Boosting, Support Vector Machines, Neural Networks and K-means.
In the meantime, want to know more about the speaker Melodie?
Melodie works in the Global Customer Success Technical Team at SAS. She received both her B.S. in Statistics and her Masters in Science of Management from North Carolina State University. Before joining SAS, Melodie worked for Research Triangle Institute as a Statistician. Her responsibilities included implementing national and local surveys of various topics, such as health care, employee benefits, and drug abuse. As part of her research, she has published work for both the American Statistical Association and the American Public Health Association. After joining SAS, Melodie has developed presentations and methodology for doing many types of analysis, including data mining, machine learning, forecasting, data exploration and visualization, quality control and marketing. She has spent the last 20 years helping companies identify and solve problems in each of these analytical areas.