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Friday, February 21
CS01 Mentoring
Fri, Feb 21, 9:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Bayshore V
Chair(s): Jennifer LS Gauvin, GlaxoSmithKline

9:15 AM Mentoring Program Reflections with Panel Discussion
View Presentation View Presentation Olawale Awe, Obafemi Awolowo University; Dhuly Chowdhury, RTI International; Felicia Hardnett, CDC; Lillian Lin, CDC; David Morganstein, Westat, Inc.; Eric Vance, Virginia Tech
CS02 Interpreting Analyses
Fri, Feb 21, 9:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Bayshore I
Chair(s): Runhua Shi, Department of Medicine, Feist-Weiller Cancer Center

9:15 AM Interacting with Interactions: Understanding Interactions and Powering Studies to Detect Them
View Presentation View Presentation Bruce Alan Barton, U Mass Medical School
10:00 AM Information Value Statistic and Predictors for Logistic Regression
View Presentation View Presentation Bruce Stephen Lund, Marketing Associates, LLC
CS03 Ensemble Modeling
Fri, Feb 21, 9:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Bayshore VI
Chair(s): Edward R. Jones, Texas A&M Statistical Services

9:15 AM Using Random Model Tree Ensembles to Study Predictor Interactions
View Presentation View Presentation Barry Swanson Eggleston, RTI International
CS04 Structured Graphs and Visualization Tools
Fri, Feb 21, 9:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Bayshore VII
Chair(s): Mark S. Litaker, UAB School of Dentistry

9:15 AM Structured Sets of Graphs
View Presentation View Presentation Richard M. Heiberger, Temple University
10:00 AM Data Visualization: What’s in the Data?
View Presentation View Presentation Matt Slaughter, Nielson Audio
CS05 Collaboration
Fri, Feb 21, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Bayshore V
Chair(s): Katherine Giacoletti, McNeil Consumer Healthcare

11:00 AM Creating Collaboration
View Presentation View Presentation Nicholas Skovran, Diversified Service Options
11:45 AM Collaborative Grant Development: The Statistician’s Roles and Responsibilities
View Presentation View Presentation Jonathan D. Mahnken, The University of Kansas Medical Center
CS06 Algorithmic Data Analyses
Fri, Feb 21, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Bayshore VI
Chair(s): Marie Kraska, Auburn University

11:00 AM Bootstrapping Time Series Data
View Presentation View Presentation Paul Teetor, Quant Development LLC
11:45 AM Random Forest Procedure for Classification of Etiologies in Acute Liver Failure Patients
View Presentation View Presentation Jaime Lynn Speiser, Medical University of South Carolina
CS07 Big Data in the Real World
Fri, Feb 21, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Bayshore I
Chair(s): Phil Scinto, The Lubrizol Corp.

11:00 AM Working with Complex Sizeable (i.e., Gigabyte) Data on a PC: A Case Study
View Presentation View Presentation Pete Michael Sherick, Lubrizol Corporation
11:45 AM Using the Open Source R Language to Model Store Sales
View Presentation View Presentation John V. Colias, Decision Analyst, Inc.
CS08 Interactive Graphics
Fri, Feb 21, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Bayshore VII
Chair(s): Jim Li, Procter and Gamble

11:00 AM Hospital Pricing Interactive Visualization Techniques Using Tableau
View Presentation View Presentation Billie Sue Anderson, Bryant University
11:45 AM Creating Your First D3 Interactive Graph
View Presentation View Presentation Jean V. Adams, US Geological Survey - Great Lakes Science Center
CS09 Career Advancement
Fri, Feb 21, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Bayshore V
Chair(s): Denái R. Milton, MD Anderson

1:30 PM Benefits of ASA Accreditation
View Presentation View Presentation Mary Batcher, Ernst & Young
2:15 PM The Career Map
View Presentation View Presentation Sam Gardner, Eli Lilly
CS10 Not Your Usual Assumptions
Fri, Feb 21, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Bayshore I
Chair(s): Dennis Eggett, Brigham Young University

1:30 PM Estimating Price Elasticities from Censored Data: Frequentist & Bayesian Approaches
View Presentation View Presentation Kenneth P. Sanford, SAS Institute
2:15 PM Statistical Approach for Prediction, Validation, and Creation of a Simple Score: Application to a Neurocritical Care Study
View Presentation View Presentation Jay N. Mandrekar, Mayo Clinic
CS11 Risk Prediction & Modeling
Fri, Feb 21, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Bayshore VI
Chair(s): Simon J. Sheather, Texas A&M University

1:30 PM Understanding and Predicting Acute Cardiac Events Using Electronic Health Records
View Presentation View Presentation Benjamin A. Goldstein, Stanford University - Quantative Sciences Unit
2:15 PM Risk Intelligent Modeling: Principles for Powerful Metric-Based Risk Scoring
Robert J. Torongo, Deloitte and Touche LLP
CS12 Graphics in Oncology Drug Development
Fri, Feb 21, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Bayshore VII
Chair(s): Sumona Mondal, Clarkson University

1:30 PM Statistical Graphics in GSK Oncology Drug Development: Our Road to Advanced Graphic Capabilities and Insight
View Presentation View Presentation Michael Gabriel Durante, GlaxoSmithKline
2:15 PM Graphical Exploration of Response to Anti-Cancer Medicines and Patient Characteristics
View Presentation View Presentation Jennifer LS Gauvin, GlaxoSmithKline
CS13 Organizational Impact
Fri, Feb 21, 3:15 PM - 4:45 PM
Bayshore V
Chair(s): Alexandra L. Hanlon, University of Pennsylvania

3:15 PM Best Practices to Borrow/Steal from Startups
View Presentation View Presentation Neal Fultz, UCLA
4:00 PM Beyond Reproducibility: A Framework for an Accountable Data Analysis Process (ADAP)
View Presentation View Presentation Jonathan A. Gelfond, UT Health Science Center San Antonio
CS14 Survey Design
Fri, Feb 21, 3:15 PM - 4:45 PM
Bayshore I
Chair(s): Fotios K. Kokkotos, Trinity Partners

3:15 PM Sample Allocation Using Vendor-Provided Demographic Data
View Presentation View Presentation Mike Kwanisai, Nielsen Audio
4:00 PM Integrated Survey Designs: A Framework for Enhanced Analytic Capacity and Efficiency
View Presentation View Presentation Steven B. Cohen, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
CS15 Rumors and Recommendations
Fri, Feb 21, 3:15 PM - 4:45 PM
Bayshore VI
Chair(s): Steven Reagan, L&L Products

3:15 PM Are the Rumors True? Using Text Mining to Predict Future Baseball Trades
View Presentation View Presentation Michael Greene, Deloitte Consulting
4:00 PM When Some Recommendations Are More Important Than Others: Combining Weighted Least Squares and Matrix Factorization for Recommender Systems
View Presentation View Presentation Calvin Price, American Express
CS16 Implementing the Tools
Fri, Feb 21, 3:15 PM - 4:45 PM
Bayshore VII
Chair(s): Blayne Easter, Vanguard

3:15 PM Phases in Dynamic Systems: Cluster Analysis of Time Series Data
View Presentation View Presentation David J. Corliss, Magnify Analytic Solutions
4:00 PM Predictive SPC
View Presentation View Presentation Alex Gilgur, Google
Saturday, February 22
CS17 Communication
Sat, Feb 22, 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Bayshore V
Chair(s): Yueh-Yun Chi, University of Florida

9:00 AM Coming Out of the Casket: Techniques for Becoming a More Effective Speaker
View Presentation View Presentation Eric Stephens, SESAC
9:45 AM Techniques for More Effective Presentations
View Presentation View Presentation William Williams, Organizational Learning Consultant
CS18 Modeling Events in Time
Sat, Feb 22, 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Bayshore VII
Chair(s): Jo Martinez, Chevron Oronite Company LLC

9:00 AM Is Event Interval Analysis History?
View Presentation View Presentation James Arthur Lemon, University of NSW
9:45 AM Defect Initiation, Growth, and Failure: A General Statistical Model and Data Analyses
View Presentation View Presentation Wayne Bryce Nelson, Wayne Nelson Statistical Consulting
CS19 Problems of Size and Variety
Sat, Feb 22, 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Bayshore VI
Chair(s): Edward R. Jones, Texas A&M Statistical Services

9:00 AM Panel discussion of Big Data & Analytics Survey
View Presentation View Presentation Roger Wesley Hoerl, Union College; Phil Scinto, The Lubrizol Corp.; Simon J. Sheather, Texas A&M University
9:45 AM LP Comoment Multivariate Mixed Data Modeling and Application to Big Data
Subhadeep (Deep) Mukhopadhyay, Temple University, Fox Business School
CS20 Using R – Graphics, Geostatistics, and Maps
Sat, Feb 22, 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Bayshore I
Chair(s): Michael Latta, Coastal Carolina University

9:00 AM R for Data Visualization and Graphics
View Presentation View Presentation Robert Kabacoff, Management Research Group
CS22 Survey Analysis
Sat, Feb 22, 10:45 AM - 12:15 PM
Bayshore I
Chair(s): Jay N. Mandrekar, Mayo Clinic

10:45 AM Weighting and Sample Matching Techniques for Reducing Bias in Online Convenience Panels
View Presentation View Presentation Pete Doe, Nielsen
11:30 AM Forecasting Panel Turnover Utilizing Survival Analysis
View Presentation View Presentation David Burtnick, Nielsen Audio
CS23 Modeling Techniques
Sat, Feb 22, 10:45 AM - 12:15 PM
Bayshore VI
Chair(s): Mariangela Guidolin, Department of Statistical Sciences, University of Padua

10:45 AM Modeling Curvilinearity, Interactions, and Curvilinear Interactions in Logistic Regression: Having More Fun with Your Data
View Presentation View Presentation Jason W. Osborne, University of Louisville
11:30 AM Fractional Polynomials: Flexible, Interpretable, and an Alternative to Splines
View Presentation View Presentation Michael D. Regier, West Virginia University, Department of Biostatistics
CS24 Using Graphs in Decisionmaking and Quality Control
Sat, Feb 22, 10:45 AM - 12:15 PM
Bayshore VII
Chair(s): Sam Gardner, Eli Lilly

10:45 AM Improved Decisionmaking When Balancing Multiple Objectives
View Presentation View Presentation Christine Anderson-Cook, Los Alamos National Laboratory
11:30 AM Posterior Predictive Checks for Interference in a 3D Printing Experiment
View Presentation View Presentation Arman Sabbaghi, Harvard University Department of Statistics