Data Mining: Developments and Directions

Bhavani Thuraisingham

(NSF, Arlington, VA, USA)

Data Mining is the process of posing queries and extracting information previously unknown from large quantities of data using statistical reasoning and machine learning techniques. This presentation will review the recent developments in data mining and discuss data mining techniques and technologies. Then some of the challenges will be presented. In particular, mining text and image data, web mining, and security and privacy issues will be discussed.
Friday 23rd November 2001, 14:00
Robert Recorde Room
Department of Computer Science