Entries tagged with Sigkdd

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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2000 SIGKDD Service Award: Dr. Gregory Piatetsky-Shapiro

2000 SIGKDD Service Award: Dr. Gregory Piatetsky-Shapiro: 2000 SIGKDD Service Award Winner

Gregory Piatetsky-Shapiro has received the first ACM SIGKDD Service award for starting the KDD conferences and contributions to the KDD community, including KDnuggets newsletter. Dr. Piatetsky-Shapiro is the founder of the Knowledge Discovery in Database conference series (KDD, now the ACM SIGKDD International Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining). Dr. Piatetsky-Shapiro has over 60 publications, including two best-selling books and several edited collections on topics related to data mining and knowledge discovery.

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