Entries tagged with 2002

2002 SIGKDD Service Award: Dr. Ramasamy Uthurusamy

2002 SIGKDD Service Award: Dr. Ramasamy Uthurusamy: 2002 SIGKDD Service Award Winner

Uthurusamy helped launch and sustain the KDD workshops and subsequent KDD conferences, which were the seeds that led to the formation of the KDD community and discipline. Dr. Uthurusamy has also been very active in the AI community.

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2002 SIGKDD Innovation Award: Dr. Jerome H. Friedman

2002 SIGKDD Innovation Award: Dr. Jerome H. Friedman: 2002 SIGKDD Innovation Award Winner

Jerry Friedman has contributed a remarkable array of topics and methodologies to data mining and machine learning during the last 25 years. Taken together, Dr. Friedman's list of contributions to new methodology, including CART, MARS, PRIM, PPR, and Gradient Boosting, constitutes one of the broadest ranges of any one person in the field.

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