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Indore: IIM Indore to hold workshop on data science on April 19


Indore: Indian Institute of Management Indore will hold workshop on data science on April 19. Conducted by the mathematicians and statisticians of Organisational Management and Quantitative Techniques Area of the Institute, the workshop would provide a platform to know the recent advancements of business studies and industry.

The speakers will include data science experts from various sectors of industry who will share their views and experiences. Some of the companies include AIG Science, SAS, MIT Online Courseware, Fractal Analytics, Wells Fargo, DSquare Solutions, Fidelity, Zendrive, Vodafone India and AB-InBev Captive, said a press release issued by IIM Indore.

“Data has become a valuable asset to any business. The recent evolution of data storage and computing speed is leading towards a world where smart management would become synonymous with efficient analytics. The workshop would clear doubts about the difference between buzz words like data science, data analytics, business analytics etc. It would also see discussions on what’s next in data science for business, details about tools, data analytics industry expects etc,” IIM Indore media in-charge Ananya Mishra said.

The session will also witness discussion about analytics as a business domain and as a career option. It will be more of an interactive session where one can discuss with panelists about data science.