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How to Select the Best Predictor Variables Using SAS EG and SAS Enterprise Miner

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How to Select the Best Predictor Variables Using SAS® Enterprise Guide® and SAS® Enterprise Miner™
presented by Melodie Rush, SAS Institute, Inc.

This presentation provides tips on selecting variables for predictive modeling.

This presentation will answer the what, why and how on variable selection. What is variable selection (sometimes called variable reduction)? Why is it important? And why should it be on your list of activities when doing predictive modeling? How do you perform variable selection using SAS Enterprise Guide and SAS Enterprise Miner? This presentation will include examples for both products.




Presented at the SAS Users of Oregon Conference 2014 in Portland, OR.
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