AdVanced Empirical Software Testing & Analysis (AVESTA)
Here are some links that you might find useful.
Tutorial: Machine Learning & Statistical Analysis
Machine Learning − Moore
Andrew Moore at CMU has plenty of nicely−developed machine learning tutorials.
Data Analysis and Graphics Using R
A nice book to help you conduct statistical analysis in R.
Other Software Engineering Links
Software Engineering Conferences
Tao Xie maintain the list and acceptance rates of premier conferences.
Mohan Sridharan, Ph.D.
There are several joint work and research project with Dr. Sridharan and his research group such as testing robot−human interaction and application of Bayesian analysis to software testing.