Principal Analytical Training Consultant, SAS
Michael Patetta was a statistical instructor for SAS from 1994 until his retirement in 2021. He taught a variety of courses including Supervised Machine Learning Procedures Using SAS® Viya® in SAS® Studio, Predictive Modeling Using Logistic Regression, Introduction to Data Science Statistical Methods, and Regression Methods Using SAS Viya. Before coming to SAS, Michael worked in the North Carolina State Health Department for 10 years as a health statistician and program manager. He has authored or co-authored 10 published papers since 1983. Michael has a BA from the University of Notre Dame and a MA from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. In his spare time, he loves to hike in National Parks.
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Introduction to Statistical and Machine Learning Methods for Data Science
This book provides a comprehensive overview of the statistical and machine learning techniques associated with data science initiatives. You will learn the most important techniques and methods related to data science and when to apply them for different business problems.
"A comprehensive and nifty book that takes the reader through the analytics lifecycle, discussing many data science methods, statistical approaches and machine learning techniques. The variety of case studies and tips along the way enhances your knowledge and capability, forming a practical understanding of data science".
Michelle Homes, Metacoda
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- Dr. Sharad Saxena is a Principal Analytical Training Consultant based at the SAS R&D center in Pune, India. Working in the field of statistics and analytics since 2020, he provides education consulting in the area of advanced analytics and machine learning across the globe.
- Michael Patetta has been a statistical instructor for SAS since 1994. He teaches a variety of courses including Supervised Machine Learning Procedures Using SAS® Viya® in SAS® Studio, Predictive Modeling Using Logistic Regression, Introduction to Data Science Statistical Methods, and Regression Methods Using SAS Viya.
- Neil Constable was a Principal Education Consultant at SAS Institute in the United Kingdom, where he has worked since 2002.