Text Analytics World (TAW), the business-focused event for text analytics professionals, managers and commercial practitioners announces an all-star speaker line-up that includes Johan Bollen, Indiana University, on Modeling Collective Mood States Using Social Media Analytics; John Elder, Elder Research, on Multiple Case Studies: Text Mining: Lessons Learned; and Usama Fayyad, former Chief Data Officer at Yahoo!, on Text Analytics and Mining Big Data: From Sentiment Analysis to Understanding Consumer Intent.

TAW San Francisco’s agenda covers such hot topics and advanced methods as churn risk detection, customer service and call centers, decision support, document discovery, document filtering, financial indicators from social media and fraud detection. TAW speakers also take an in-depth look at government and insurance applications, knowledge discovery, open question-answering, parallelized text analysis, risk profiling, sentiment analysis, social media applications, survey analysis, topic discovery, voice of the customer and other innovative applications that benefit organizations in new and creative ways.

Download the conference preview to see the full TAW speaker line up and array of case studies.

Early Bird pricing ends this Friday, January 20th offering a savings of $400 over onsite registration. Organizations can take advantage of bringing their team and realize additional savings. Each additional attendee from the same company registered at the same time receives an extra $200 off the Conference Pass.

TAW San Francisco 2012 is supported by SAS, Sybase, AnalyticBridge, Improvement and Innovation.com, KDnuggets and Toolbox.com.

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