Extracting Business Value Through Data Analytics
Big data used to be a buzzword with futuristic-sounding connotations, but the future of data analytics has arrived.
The constant flow of new data accumulating at unprecedented rates presents new challenges for organisations. Increasingly, the use of analytics to turn data into new business insights to make better decisions, improve policy making and enhance day-to-day performance has become increasingly strategic for these organisations.
Organisations that want to compete in the 21st century need to continue to embrace data analytics for their operations and equip their teams with individuals who have the requisite skills to help translate data into actionable intelligence.
|About the Course|
This 1-day course is designed for professionals who wish to enhance their vocabulary to engage in meaningful and constructive conversations on how to leverage data and analytics to improve their business process and business performance.
The course will provide you with practical knowledge on what business analytics entails and the process, enablements and creativity required to extract business value from data. Your journey to an impactful and sustainable Analytics begins here.
By the end of the course, you will be able to
2. Analytics Landscape
3. Solving Problems
4. Enabling Analytics
5. Data Management for Analytics
6. Next Steps
Who Should Attend
This course is suitable for leaders such as CIOs, CTOs, stakeholders, functional officers, technical directors and project managers, IT executives and line of business executives and functional managers, business analysts, consultants and any professionals in business management who seek to understand how they can leverage on data and analytics to derive business value.
Level of Proficiency
|An assessment will be conducted at the end of the course.|
|Upon meeting the minimum attendance requirement and passing the assessment, participants will receive a Completion Certificate.|
Type of Course
|Data Analytics, Finance|
Instructional Methods and Learning Activities
|Lectures, Discussions, Case Studies|
Course fee grant at 70% of course fees (excluding GST) for participants who are successfully enrolled by SMU into approved courses under the Programme. Participants must be Singapore Citizens or Singapore Permanent Residents.
Full Fee: S$856 per participant (including GST)
Nett fee payable after SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG) Funding for Individuals:
1-3 years of relevant experience
Run 1: 29 November 2017 (Full)
Run 2: 31 January 2018 (Full)
Run 3: 4 April 2018 (Open for Registration)
ABOUT THE TRAINER
Dr Eric Sandosham
Founder & Partner Red & White Consulting Partners LLP
Eric is a well-known leader and practitioner in business analytics. He is widely recognised across the region as one of the early pioneers in the decision science practice. In 2013, he co-founded Red & White Consulting Partners LLP, a boutique business analytics consultancy which leverages data and analytics to ‘connect the dots’ between People, Products and Profit, so as to improve business performance.
Before becoming an entrepreneur, Eric spent 18 years in Citi Asia Pacific. He was the Managing Director and Regional Head of the bank’s Decision Management function for Asia Pacific, where he oversaw a team of more than 300 analysts across 14 markets, contributing to 25% of the consumer bank’s revenues.