Useful links

e-Libraries

CiteSeer All of Computer Science.
KD nuggets Data Mining, Web Mining, Text Mining, Knowledge Discovery.
ML theory The blog of John Langford. Highly recommended!
Google ML news Machine Learning forums and news.
MachineLearning.ru Our wiki site. The only professional wiki-resource on intelligent data analysis in .ru zone.
MLpedia Wiki-site on Machine Learning. Why MLpedia is not available from Russia?
MLOSS Machine learning open source software
CLRC Computer Learning Research Centre.
KDNet Knowledge Discovery Network of Excellence.
UCI MLR UCI Machine Learning Repository.
DELVE Data for Evaluating Learning in Valid Experiments.
WEKA Data Mining Software in Java.
ML challenges Machine Learning real-life problems and challenges.
FRC Forecasting, Regression, Classification. Our old site (in Russian).

Conferences

MMRO-2007 Mathematical Methods of Pattern Recognition (language: Russian only).
2005 2003 2001 1999
IOI-2008 Intellectualization of Information Processing (languages: Russian, Ukrainian, English).
2006
PRIA-2008 Pattern Recognition and Image Analysis (in Russia, but language is English).
2007 2004
ICML-2008 International Conference on Machine Learning.
2007 2006 2005 2004 2003
COLT-2008 Computational Learning Theory.
2007 2006 2005 2004 2003
ALT-2007 Algorithmic Learning Theory.
2006 2005 2004 2003
ICPR-2008 International Conference on Pattern Recognition.
2006 2004
NIPS-2007 Neural Information Processing Systems.
2006 2005 2004 2003

Machine Learning sites

Boosting Boosting and ensemble learning methods.
Kernel Machines Support Vectors and Kernel Machines.
MDL Minimum Description Length.

Russian companies — Data Mining and Business Intelligence

FORECSYS Our company.
Megaputer Data, Text WEB mining.
SnowCactus Business Intelligence.
Solutions The RECOGNITION software system.
ZSoft Development of enterprize-scale solutions for data mining, data mining software components and tools.
BaseGroup Deductor system supporting Data Warehouse, ETL, OLAP, Knowledge Discovery in Databases Data Mining.
NeurOK Knowledge Management and Data Mining.

Books

DJVU [3,950 Kb] Hastie T., Tibshirani R., Friedman J.
The Elements of Statistical Learning. — Springer, 2001.
DJVU [10,090 Kb] Tom M. Mitchell
Machine Learning. — McGraw-Hill, 1997.
DJVU [5,681 Kb] Vapnik V.
Statistical Learning Theory. — New York: Wiley, 1998.
DJVU [2,023 Kb] Vapnik V.
The Nature of Statistical Learning Theory. 2-nd edition. — New York: Springer-Verlag, 2000.
PDF [3,185 Kb] Andrew R. Webb
Statistical Pattern Recognition. — John Wiley & Sons, 2002.
PDF [2,997 Kb] Ludmila I. Kuncheva.
Combining Pattern Classifiers: Methods and Algorithms. — John Wiley & Sons, 2004.
DJVU [1,076 Kb] Machine Learning, Neural and Statistical Classification.
Ed.: D. Michie, DJ. Spiegelhalter, C.C. Taylor. — 1994.
DJVU [3,088 Kb] Advances in Learning Theory: Methods, Models and Applications.
Ed.: J.A.K. Suykens, G. Horvath, S. Basu, C. Micchelli, J. Vandewalle. — IOS Press: NATO-ASI Series in Computer and Systems Sciences, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 2003.