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From Data to Decisions – How Data Analytics can help your Business
March 6th - 8:30 am - 12:00 pm
Discover how Data Analytics can help your Business
The University of Exeter is hosting a free business briefing for SMEs in Plymouth, Devon and Torbay which will be exploring the opportunities of data science and analytics.
The event is part of the European Social Fund supported “Strategic Employer Engagement in Devon” (SEED) project (of which University of Plymouth is lead partner) seeking to better align higher education provision to local needs. Specifically it is researching and developing a CPD offer within data science and analytics.
- Date: Wednesday 6 March 2019
- Time: 08.30 – 12.00
- Venue: Reed Hall, Streatham Campus, University of Exeter EX4 4QR
Come and learn about the opportunities data science can offer your organisation at this free event.
University of Exeter researchers will outline how data science techniques can be relevant and beneficial to your business, including:
- How can data analytics drive decisions in your organisation?
- What business support is available in this sector?
- What can data tell you about society?
- How can data optimise your business?
The event is part of the European Social Fund supported “Strategic Employer Engagement in Devon” (SEED) project researching and developing a CPD offer within data science and analytics. This ‘taster’ session will be followed up with a CPD course later this year aimed at developing the skills of technical staff.
You can contribute to the market research by participating in a one-to-one interview to explore your companies’ learning and development needs. Email [email protected] for further details.
- 08.30 – 08.55: Arrival / Networking / Tea & Coffee / Pastries
- 08.55 – 09.00: Introduction (Ben Neild)
- 09.00 – 09.45: From Data to Decisions (Prof Richard Everson)
- 09.45 – 10.00: The Environmental Futures and Big Data Impact Lab
- 10.00 – 10.15: Tea & Coffee Break
- 10.15 – 11.00: Data in Business and Society (Dr Hywel Williams)
- 11.00 – 11.15: Exeter Data Mill (speaker TBC)
- 11.15 – 12.00: Networking / End
Upper Lounge, Reed Hall, Streatham Campus, EX4 4QR.
Please visit the following web page for directions and campus maps.
This event is aimed at business leaders, managers and owners within SMEs located Devon, Torbay and Plymouth.
Registration and contact
If you wish to register without using Eventbrite, or if you have any questions regarding the event, please contact [email protected]