“Data! Data! Data!” he cried impatiently. “I can’t make bricks without clay.”
Arthur Conan Doyle, The Adventure of the Copper Beeches.
Turn data into a competitive advantage
Despite the recent hype and enthusiasm, organizations are still struggling to understand the full potential and limitations of data analytics. Some organizations are experiencing difficulties in establishing data infrastructure while others are collecting large amounts of data but struggling to understand the best way to utilize such valuable assets.
This masterclass demonstrates how to derive an organizational strategy to establish a robust data analytics infrastructure which involves data collection, data management, data analytics and translation of analytics into useful business insights that inform business strategy.
Note: Curtin MBA students will receive 10 professional portfolio points for attending this Masterclass
This program is highly interactive and will require participants to bring their own laptop/iPad.
About the facilitator
A/Prof. Felix Chan
Associate Professor Felix Chan is the director of Centre for Research in Applied Economics (CRAE) at Curtin University and an elected Fellow of the Modelling and Simulation Society of Australia and New Zealand. Associate Professor Chan had also served as an external consultant to the Commonwealth Grant Commission (CGC), Department of Treasury Western Australia and Chamber of Commerce and Industry (WA) on issues surrounding forecasting, data analytics and mathematical modelling.