• Executive Program in Business Analytics by MISB Bocconi

    MISB Bocconi recently announced the launch of their new Executive Program in Business Analytics (EBPA) in partnership with Jigsaw Academy. The program focuses on giving participants an understanding of predictive modeling, data mining, big data analytics, marketing, operations and risk analytics, among other analytics areas. On program completion, participants will be capable of data driven decision making and leadership in industries such as retail, finance, telecommunications, healthcare and manufacturing.

     

     

    “The USP of the course is that it includes renowned international faculty from SDA Bocconi in Milan, Italy, together with analytics and Big Data experts from Jigsaw Academy,”

    The program involves 120 hours of in-person training to be held over six (6) three-day modules at the MISB Bocconi campus in Powai, Mumbai. In the interim, Jigsaw Academy will also conduct twenty (20) live online classes of three (3) hours each for a total of 60 hours which participants can attend from their home, office or any other convenient location using an Internet connection. In addition to the live online and in-person classes, participants will also have access to over 100 hours of pre-recorded video lectures on data science and Big Data analytics for a period of 12 months.

    Learning hours are supplemented by round-the-clock, unrestricted access to the Jigsaw Lab, a cloud-based analytics tool and content library that allows participants to gain hands-on competence with the most in-demand analytics tools and technologies in the industry, including SAS, R and Hadoop. The corresponding data science toolkit is designed to augment participants’ practical exposure to these tools.

    To know more about the course; visit -> http://www.jigsawacademy.com/bocconi-business-analytics-program-mumbai/

  • Great Lakes Launches new Website for Business Analytics Course in India

    There is good news for students who are looking to pursue Business Analytics course by Great Lakes; as Great Lakes has recently come up with a completely new, information rich and user friendly website for their Post Graduate Program in Business Analytics. You can check out the new website at: http://elearning.greatlakes.edu/pgpba

  • Big data made this newspaper techier, these teens smarter, & these trains greener

    At VentureBeat’s DataBeat conference, three companies described how they’re using data to provide better insights — helping improve the way they do business. Read on to learn how the Guardian, Quizlet, and New York Air Brake got a handle on their data needs.

    Read the complete article here. -> http://venturebeat.com/2014/05/20/data-made-this-newspaper-techier-these-teens-smarter-these-trains-greener/