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Brandeis Analytics Symposium, Apr 8: Industry Insights into Data and Intelligence


The Apr 8 Brandeis Analytics symposium will focus on promoting a discussion of the growing field of analytics and how organizations can leverage big data to make more strategic decisions.



WALTHAM, MA - Brandeis Graduate Professional Studies will host Analytics 360 Symposium: Multi-Industry Insights into Data and Intelligence on April 8, 2015 at Brandeis University in Waltham, Mass. The all-day symposium will focus on promoting a discussion of the growing field of analytics and how organizations can leverage big data to make more strategic decisions.

Brandeis Analytics 360

Panelists will engage in a conversation that places analytics in the context of big data, education, health, marketing and business. Sessions will cover a wide range of perspectives within the analytics field, from The Open Data Analytics Initiative, to 10 Steps to Tracking Engagement and Influence Online, to A Holistic Approach to Being Data Science Driven.

When: Thursday, April 8, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Full agenda here.

Where: Hassenfeld Conference Center, Brandeis University, Waltham, Mass.

Registration info: Users can click here for online registration. Pricing is $265 for the general public and $135 for NERCOMP members. Members of the Brandeis University community should submit this form to learn more about special pricing.

Who: Panelists include professors, leading executives, and researchers. The keynote speaker, Dr. Robert Carver, is an award-winning Professor of Business Administration at Stonehill College as well as Adjunct Professor at the International Business School at Brandeis University. Dr. Carver specializes in applied quantitative methods, big data, statistics education and business analytics. He will speak on the ethical dilemmas of big data in analytics. Other sessions include The Application of Analytics in the Student's Academic Lifecycle, led by Leanne Bateman, Faculty Chair for Strategic Analytics at Brandeis University and Principal Consultant for Beacon Strategy Group, a Boston-based management firm specializing in project management services.

Interested participants can contact analytics360@brandeis.edu or 781-736-8786 for more information. More information about Brandeis GPS is available at www.brandeis.edu/gps.

About Brandeis GPS
Brandeis GPS offers eight fully online, part-time master's degrees, and is dedicated to developing innovative programs for working professionals. Brandeis University combines the breadth and scope of a world-class research university with the intimacy and accessibility of a small liberal arts college. Consistently ranked among the nation's best universities, Brandeis is widely recognized for the excellence of its teaching, the quality and diversity of its student body and the outstanding research of its faculty. As a leading research university and member of the prestigious Association of American Universities, Brandeis fosters self-motivated, curious students ready to engage new experiences and equipped for global endeavors.

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