Research

Webinar: 2021 Predictions & Priorities

Dec 15, 2020

Available to Research & Advisory Network Clients Only

Each year, the International Institute for Analytics takes time to focus on the latest analytics trends and the most pressing analytics challenges currently facing organizations. Join IIA’s Bill Franks (CAO), Kathleen Maley (SVP, Analytics Executive), Drew Smith (VP Analytics Leadership Consortium) and Eric Siegel (Founder, Predictive Analytics World) as they look forward into the upcoming year.

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Webinar: 2020 Year in Review

By David Alles, Doug Mirsky, Drew Smith, Dec 03, 2020

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2020 has been shaped by an unprecedented series of events. COVID19, remote work, protests for social justice, natural disasters and a contentious election have had a significant impact on the development, use and business impact of analytics. Join IIA’s Doug Mirsky (VP, Research & Advisory Network), Drew Smith (VP, Analytics Leadership Consortium) and David Alles (VP, Sales, Marketing and Client Success) as they explore the top challenges, initiatives and projects seen in their everyday work with IIA clients in 2020.

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Webinar: Discussing Racial Equality in Analytics

By Brandeis Marshall, Robert Cathey, Drew Smith, Nov 17, 2020

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In this first discussion, Dr Brandeis Marshall, Chief Executive Officer at dataedX, and Robert Cathey, Chief Data Officer/Vice President, Global Data Analytics Solutions at VSP Global will discuss how es analytics, which is now so pervasive in everyday life, impacts Black communities and individuals.

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7 Ways to Build the Case for Data Literacy (and What if You Don’t?!)

By Valerie Logan, Drew Smith, Nov 10, 2020

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Data and analytics are the linchpin of digital transformation, yet culture is the hardest part. Data literacy is the missing link, and the key to cracking the culture code. In this webinar Valerie Logan will share her expertise and help you build your case for driving data literacy in your organization.

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Webinar: Machine Learning Runs the World But AI Isn’t What It’s Made Out to Be

By Eric Siegel, Bill Franks, Oct 27, 2020

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Analytics and machine learning expert Eric Siegel (Founder of the Predictive Analytics World and Deep Learning World conferences, Instructor of the end-to-end, business-oriented Coursera, ”Machine learning for Everyone” and Author of “Predictive Analytics: The Power to Predict Who Will Click, Buy, Lie, or Die”) will join IIA’s CAO Bill Franks for a lively discussion around the power and short falls of machine learning (ML) and some practical considerations for introducing ML to your organization.

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Webinar: Cloud Migration

By Jesse Anderson, Doug Mirsky, Oct 20, 2020

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Organizations looking to migrate to the cloud have to sift through extensive vendor noise. This session will cover cloud migrations and the various cloud providers. We’ll also share the most common ways organizations fail to leverage their cloud migration to the maximum.

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The DataOps Transformation: 7 Steps To Prevent The Great War of Data Scientists

By Christopher Bergh, Mar 31, 2020

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Join Christopher Bergh as he presents the seven steps to get these groups of people working together. These seven steps contain practical, doable steps that can help you achieve data agility through DataOps. This presentation will illustrate how to make changes to big data, models, and visualizations quickly, with high quality, using the tools teams love. We synthesize techniques from DevOps, Deming, and direct experience.

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Big Data and Analytics in the COVID-19 Era

By Jesse Anderson, Mar 26, 2020

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Big Data and analytics are going to change in this COVID-19 era. In this Webinar, Jesse Anderson, leading expert in big data and related technologies and techniques, shares what he’s been telling his clients who call and ask, ‘Jesse, with all that’s going on what should we do now?’ Jesse explores a number of topics ranging from the implications of working from home to the tweaks that may be necessary to your current organizational models in the current economic climate.

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Detroit 2019 Analytics Symposium Video: Carole Piovesan

By Carole Piovesan, Nov 05, 2019

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While early adopters of AI technologies are projected to share a global profit pool valued at $1 trillion, more than 95% of companies have not yet embraced AI technology to reinvent how they do business. A key reason for slow adoption is a shifting and uncertain regulatory landscape. Global, national and jurisdictional regulatory rules about data and AI are unclear and companies are rightly concerned about reputational and legal consequences associated with a possible misstep such as a privacy or security breach.

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Detroit 2019 Analytics Symposium Video: Matthew Johnson-Roberson

By Matthew Johnson-Roberson, Nov 05, 2019

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Having just come out of stealth mode in July, University of Michigan Professor, former Ford control algorithm innovator and now startup co-founder and CEO of Refraction, Matthew Johnson-Roberson has jumped into the autonomous vehicle race. But he has a particular angle that has yet to be addressed – delivery robots that can operate in rough weather, such as Michigan winters. Matthew will talk about Rev-1, his new delivery robot, and the decisions that went into defining a market opportunity that leveraged the analytics potential of what could be developed.

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