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Webcast: The Power and the Pitfalls of Multiple Regression Analysis

Smita Skrivanek, Senior Statistician, MoreSteam.com

It seemed so simple in Stats 101, but applying Multiple Regression Analysis to a process improvement project is deceptively simple.

Response data in the real world doesn't always neatly fit into the definition of 'continuous'. How do you handle attribute (counts, ordinal or binary) response data?

Sometimes aggregating data can generate erroneous conclusions. How do you recognize this and when and how should you segment your data?

Independent variables may be closely correlated to one another. When is this a problem, and how can you determine the true impact of the variables?

Join us for this free, one-hour Webcast led by MoreSteam's Smita Skrivanek to better understand the nuances of multiple regression analysis and to gain confidence in addressing these issues.

In this session, the following key points will be covered:

Smita Skrivanek, Senior Statistician, MoreSteam.com

Smita Skrivanek is MoreSteam's Senior Statistician and a regular contributor to our Webcast series. Smita has been with MoreSteam for over 10 years, building curriculum, coaching, reviewing projects, and assisting students with questions on advanced statistics. Currently, she heads the research and development operation for EngineRoom software, including its patented hypothesis testing and DOE wizard elements. Smita previously taught college-level Statistics courses.

Smita has a Masters in Statistics from The Ohio State University and an MBA from Indiana University Kelley School of Business.