Big Data and Analytics Event with Professor Tom Davenport
The Irish Management Institute is delighted to host the SAS and EMC sponsored ‘Big Data and Analytics’ Event which will take place in the IMI Conference Centre on the IMI Campus on 11th October.
This will be an excellent opportunity to hear from a leading figure in Big Data and Analytics. Professor Tom Davenport is a renowned thought-leader and is recognised as one of the top 25 consultants in the world and one of the 100 most influential people in the IT industry.
Date: 11th October, 2013
Time: 09:00am to 16:00pm
Venue: IMI Conference Centre, Sandyford Road, Dublin 16.
Cost: €480 + vat.
Registration: Please use the Event Registration form above to register your interest in this event.
During his one day workshop session Professor Tom Davenport will examine:
• The realities of the Big Data phenomenon including the organisational structures and skills required
• Big Data’s value proposition
• The perceived evolutionary set of capabilities it can offer to companies
• Focus on how companies go about integrating analytics in today’s environment
• Explain what is meant by the rise of “Analytics 3.0”
Professor Tom Davenport is a renowned thoughtleader and is recognised as one of the top 25 consultants in the world, the third most influential business and technology analyst in the world and the highest ranking business academic and one of the 100 most influential people in the IT industry. He’s also co-founder and research director of the International Institute for Analytics.
He is the author of hundreds of articles, columns and blogs and has written or co-authored fourteen books.
His concept of big data and analytics as a competitive differentiator, initially introduced in a Harvard Business Review article (2006), “Competing on Analytics”, has been recognised by HBR editors as one the most important management ideas of the past decade and remains one of HBR’s ten must read articles in that magazine’s 90-year history.
His book “Competing on Analytics: The New Science of Winning” is cited by CIO Magazine as one of the all-time ‘top 15 most groundbreaking management books.
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