The UC Center for Business Analytics is a corporate/academic partnership that connects analytics faculty and students with businesses that have analytics departments or needs. There are currently 20 companies who are members of the Center. Students network with company representatives and have the opportunity to work on real world anaytics projects as part of their course requirements.
The Center also sponsors Analytics events that include an annual Business Inteliigence Symposium, an annual Analytics Summit, and one topical Analytics Conference (2017 will be Analytics for Social Good Day). The Center invites top international and national speakers, practitioners, and researchers to present on advanced anaytics topics. For event information visit Center for Business Analytics Events
Training classes are open to the public and are developed for business analysts and analytics professionals to improve their skills and learn from leading faculty and industry experts. Recent classes include Web Analytics, Data Visualization, Analytics in excel and Data Management. For training class information visit Center for Business Analytics Training.