Introduction to Predictive Analytics for Big Data


PACE Offers Online and On-Site Training Event

This workshop is designed as an introduction for researchers seeking to extract meaningful predictive information from within massive volumes of data. During the 2-hour workshop, participants will get an introduction to the field of predictive analytics and learn to use a variety of data analysis tools to discover patterns and relationships in data that can contribute to building valid predictions.

This is the first in a series of workshops in Predictive Data Analytics presented by the SDSC Predictive Analytics Center of Excellence.


  • 9 AM – 9:40 AM: Overview
    • Data Mining Trends and Applications
    • Data Exploration / Statistics
  • 9:40-10:40 AM: Data Mining Tools
    • Weka / R Tutorial
  • 10:40 – 11:00 AM: Questions and Disc

Register at the XSEDE User Portal.