Data Mining Group - Membership FAQ



My organization is interested in joining the DMG and contributing to the PMML or PFA standard. Where can I find the relevant documents?

The relevant documents can be found on our membership forms page.

What are the requirements for Membership?

Any company or organization interested in developing standards for statistical and data mining models is encouraged to become a member.

Where do members get information about the working group calls?

Once you become a member, you will receive information from DMG (via e-mail) on how to participate in the conference calls for your working group.

Are there forums where we can ask DMG members obout each standard?

Each standard provides the user community a method for interacting and asking questions. A DMG member hosts a linkedin group for the PMML community. The DMG hosts a Slack channel for the PFA community.

What is the best occasion to meet current DMG Members?

The SiGKDD conference is the best way to get up to date on DMG activities and to meet current DMG Members. Every year, members organize workshops or panels highlighting PMML and open standards for data mining. SIGKDD is a sponsor of the Data Mining Group.

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How could I have my product listed on the PMML products page?

Any company with a product that produces or consumes PMML can have their product listed on the PMML products page. Just send an email to info at with the sample table row you would like added to the page.

Where is the PMML Project Page?

Where is the PFA Project Page?

The Data Mining Group is a consortium managed by the Center for Computational Science Research, Inc., which is an Illinois based 501(c)(3) not-for-profit corporation