Dr. Eric Siegel

Eric Siegel, Ph.D.,Dr. Eric Siegel founder of the Predictive Analytics World conference series and executive editor of The Predictive Analytics Times, makes the how and why of predictive analytics understandable and captivating. He is a former Columbia University professor who used to sing to his students, and a renowned speaker, educator, and leader in the field. Eric has appeared on Al Jazeera America, Bloomberg TV and Radio, Business News Network (Canada), Fox News, Israel National Radio, NPR Marketplace, Radio National (Australia), and TheStreet. He and his book have been featured in Businessweek, CBS MoneyWatch, The Financial Times, Forbes, Forrester, Fortune, The Huffington Post, The New York Review of Books, Newsweek, The Seattle Post-Intelligencer, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, and WSJ MarketWatch.


Ph.D., Data mining, text mining, predictive analytics, Columbia University in the City of New York

M.S., Computer science, Columbia University in the City of New York

B.A., Computer science, Brandeis University

Areas of Expertise:

Data mining

Text mining

Predictive analytics


author, Predictive Analytics: The Power to Predict Who Will Click, Buy, Lie, or Die

Website links:

Twitter: @predictanalytic


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