Big data, business intelligence, predictive analytics, key performance indicators, risk analysis, marketing research – these buzz terms are prolific in the C-suite. At the Inaugural Smith Analytics Conference on April 21, 2017, in Washington, D.C., attendees will learn how to leverage the latest analytics best practices to help improve your company’s bottom line.
Hosted by the Smith Analytics Consortium at the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business, the day-long forum will feature speakers from industry, government and academia who will discuss their experiences and challenges in analytics. Smith School faculty will present cutting-edge research in the field. Confirmed speakers represent a variety of organizations, including Deloitte, Federal Communications Commission (FCC), KPMG, Library of Congress, Maga Design, Merkle, Pandora, TIA, and Unilever.
ABOUT THE SMITH ANALYTICS CONSORTIUM
In an effort to expand the understanding of business analytics and associated careers, the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business created the Smith Analytics Consortium. A partnership between corporations and Smith’s first-class faculty, the Consortium will focus on experiential learning projects, analytic demonstrations, thought leadership events, executive education, curriculum development, and collaborative research.