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  • Publication number: 20120323558
    Abstract: A method for creating a predictive model is disclosed herein, including the steps of determining trends and patterns in electronic data, using at least a first machine language algorithm, refining the determination of the algorithm, searching for social models that describe the identified trends and patterns using at least a second machine language algorithm, verifying causal links, constructing at least one model about human node behavior and interactions, utilizing the social models to do at least one of the following: validate hypotheses, predict future behavior, and examine hypothetical scenarios, and automatically updating predictions when new data is introduced.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 21, 2011
    Publication date: December 20, 2012
    Inventors: JAMES J. NOLAN, MARK E. FRYMIRE, JONATHAN C. DAY, Peter F. David