Jun 08, 2017
This webinar provides practical wisdom on the organizational and technical keys for achieving high return on investment in analytics. One of the strongest indicators of future analytics success is to develop a work culture that supports and nurtures analytics. This webinar describes the best ways to build an effective analytics culture and institutionalize analytics-based decision making. The speakers will describe how to get started, choose the right project, build a team, select the right tools, obtain stakeholder buy-in, and achieve other vital organizational goals.
Jun 22, 2017
While many organizations are keen on becoming data-driven, most focus on only a small fraction of the many types of available data. Not accessing and analyzing a fuller spectrum of data, including those from “dark data”—emails, texts, images, photos, videos, and other documents—along with traditional data sources can limit an organization’s ability to gain a complete picture of their customers and operations, and exclude them from game-changing insights that improve business outcomes.
May 11, 2017
IIA Co-Founder and Advisor Tom Davenport sits down with IIA’s new CAO, Bill Franks for a fireside chat about how newly minted and experienced analytics leaders alike can succeed in their roles.
Apr 27, 2017
The worlds of cloud computing and on-premises computing continue to grow and mature in their own ways. Cloud has built a strong reputation for flexibility and elastic scale while on-premises systems remain the mainstay for high-performance and secure business-critical computing. The days of “either/or” are gone. Companies today must learn to be successful with a hybrid environment comprised of on-premises and cloud systems. Companies do not need to cross the chasm, but to bridge the chasm to innovate, grow and gain competitive advantage.
Apr 13, 2017
In this webinar, Gourab De, VP of Data Science Practice at DataRobot, takes us through the important building blocks of Automated Machine Learning. He highlights the current gaps in the Analytics Organization, how to close those gaps using automated machine learning and provides a demo of the DataRobot platform and how it’s being applied in different industries.
Mar 02, 2017
In a retail setting, a floor set is not only a way to showcase the brand, but also provides customers with a summarized view of the product landscape as seen in the retailer’s mind. Applying graph-based analytics allows the detection of historical product affinities and identification of groups of strongly connected products that can help form a highly productive floor set. In this webinar, we take a look at a method of analyzing customer purchase histories using graph-based analytics. We provide an overview of storing data as graphs and demonstrate how affinities among products can be detected to make decisions on which products are best displayed together.
Feb 16, 2017
The digital era is disrupting every industry and healthcare is no exception. Emerging technologies will introduce challenges and opportunities to transform operations and raise the bar of consumer experience. Success in this new era requires a new way of thinking, new skills, and new technologies to help your organization embrace digital health. In this webinar, IIA and Sutherland demonstrate how to measure your organization’s analytics maturity and design a strategy to digital transformation.
Feb 02, 2017
In this webinar, IIA Expert James Taylor shares four key lessons learned by the central analytics team at a global leader in information technology. These lessons underscore that decision modeling builds a shared understanding with their business clients, revives projects that have lost their purpose, brings clarity to problems long thought difficult and delivers value quickly. The webinar also introduces the basics of decision modeling and provides practical recommendations for adoption.
Jan 26, 2017
In this webinar, IIA Research Director Dan Magestro shares the Analytics Project Lifecycle framework for successfully guiding an analytics project or initiative through its various stages, from initial identification of the business problem to the business action and recognition of the value generated by the work. The framework can be utilized in any situation where analytics is applied to support business needs and processes.
Jan 19, 2017
This webinar explores the emergence of analytics as a service (AaaS), and the use of AaaS providers to avoid the time, cost and risk associated with deploying cutting-edge advanced analytics infrastructure. You’ll hear about the emergence of AaaS, the profile of companies exploiting AaaS providers, and the criteria you should use when evaluating AaaS providers, as well as the economic and time-to-market benefits of leveraging Analytics-as-a-Service partnerships to improve your advanced analytics capabilities and leapfrog your competition.