IIA February 2016 Newsletter

Feb 29, 2016

Experts on the Road

Discover IIA’s New Practitioner Workshops

Our experts travel – your business needs are local. Let us come to you.

Pair IIA experts with your group to deliver fast, transformative thinking designed to focus your analytics efforts. These customized engagements deliver private, in-person lectures, roundtables and moderated discussions, to meet your group’s specific needs. IIA’s Practitioner Workshops are great for team building, continuing education, and kicking off analytics initiatives.

Example topics include:

  • Analytics Maturity
  • Data Governance
  • Storytelling
  • Technology Selection
  • Data Management
  • Analytics and Data Architecture

Featured Research

Featured Research

Field Experience in Embedded Analytics

By Robert Morison

In this research brief, IIA Faculty Member Robert Morison explores the large subset of embedded analytics where organizations face the challenges of adjusting the mix of responsibilities between automated analytics and human decision makers. In the brief, Morison captures best practices and explores the experience of organizations across four automated decisions types: automated with exceptions, recommendations with overrides, alerts, and insight and advice.

IIA clients can read more in our Research Library.

Business-Analytics Leadership and Process Alignment

By Robin Way

In this research brief, IIA Expert Robin Way set out to measure the alignment between business and analytics leaders in a set of businesses with which we have first-hand experience, and to correlate his observations about alignment with other measures of business and analytics performance and culture. The goal of this research brief is to identify the management disciplines where analytics leaders should focus their attention and energy in order to gain the most effective business-analytics alignment.

IIA clients can read more in our Research Library.

Faculty Blog

On Our Blog

Each week our esteemed faculty posts blogs on topics important to our analytics community. If you haven’t caught up on the latest blogs, now is the time.

IIA Events Calendar

Upcoming Events:

2016 Analytics Symposium - Chicago


April 12th 6pm Welcome Reception & Dinner

April 13th 7:30am to 4:30pm Analytics Symposium


The Gleacher Center | 450 North Cityfront Plaza Drive, Chicago IL 60611


Please contact Sarah Moore at or at 503-467-0212