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|Jeffrey T. Slovin|
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In this demonstration, Mikhail Golovnya will discuss classification and regression trees (CART). We will highlight the unique modeling insights and explain core differences that make CART unique among predictive modeling algorithms.
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Prior to Minitab, Jeff held the role of Chief Executive Officer of Dentsply Sirona, Inc. (NASDAQ: XRAY) and was a member of the board of directors, the world’s largest manufacturer of professional dental products and technologies. Prior to that, Mr. Slovin served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Sirona Dental Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: SIRO) and as President and Chief Executive Officer of Schick Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCHK). Over his two decades of leadership as the CEO of three publicly traded companies, Jeff delivered a 200x stock price appreciation.
Jeff began his career at Bear Stearns in mergers and acquisitions and corporate finance, then went on to serve in various executive capacities, including Managing Director at Greystone & Co., Inc.
Jeff was named to the Madison Dearborn Partners Executive Hall of Fame and to the Institutional Investor All-America Executive Team as one of the best CEOs in healthcare in 2015, 2016 and 2017, for his leadership at Sirona and Dentsply Sirona. He was named the #1 Most Influential Person in Dentistry for 2017 by Incisal Edge Magazine and under his direction, his companies won multiple Top Employer Awards across multiple countries.
Mr. Slovin holds an MBA from Harvard Business School and graduated with a BA in Economics and a BBA in Accounting from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, with the distinction of Commonwealth Scholar. Mr. Slovin is a member of the board of directors of SPEAR Education, the market leader in clinical and dental education and practice growth technology solutions and the Founder and Managing Partner of Black Briar Capital, a private investment firm, and Mr. Slovin is also honored to pay-it-forward as a Marshall Goldsmith Certified Coach.
Jennifer Atlas is the Global Market Development Manager for Minitab. She studies how organizations solve analytical problems and works with product development to ensure that we deliver on our commitment to make data analytics easier. As a classically trained statistician, Jenn has worked, trained and consulted in the field of analytics for over 25 years.
Mikhail Golovnya has been prototyping new machine learning algorithms and modeling automation for the past 20 years. He has been a major contributor to Salford Systems / Minitab’s on-going search for technological improvements to among the most important algorithms in Machine Learning: CART® Decision Trees, MARS® Non-linear Regression, TreeNet® gradient boosting, and Random Forests®. Mikhail has presented at multiple conferences and seminars. He has also been teaching the mathematical foundations and applications of major predictive learning algorithms, both classical and modern. Having two master’s degrees, one in rocket science from Kharkov State Polytechnic University (Ukraine) and another in statistical computing from the University of Central Florida (Orlando), he currently serves in the role of Senior Advisory Data Scientist and is leading the next generation of Minitab machine learning product development.