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Lindner Analytics Summit Brings Renowned Thought Leader to UC

Published:
Saturday, April 12, 2014 9:40 AM
 Featured May 31 speaker Tom Davenport to offer analytics insight to boost competitive edge.
Tom Davenport

Tom Davenport

The UC Center for Business Analytics will host a day-long analytics conference to help professionals use analytics to improve business operations.

The Analytics Summit 2013 event will be 8AM-5PM on Friday, May 31, 2013 at Tangeman University Center on the main UC campus.

Author Tom Davenport is the keynote speaker. A renowned thought leader, Davenport helped hundreds of companies worldwide to revitalize their management practices. Davenport has written or co-authored 14 books, including several firsts in big data and analytics, business process reengineering, knowledge management and the business use of enterprise systems.

His concept of big data and analytics as a competitive differentiator, initially introduced in a Harvard Business Review article, Competing on Analytics, has been recognized by HBR editors as one the most important management ideas of the past decade and remains one of HBR’s ten must-read articles in that magazine’s 90-year history.

The Analytics Summit 2013 also includes full-day specialized analytics tracks on consumer/retail analytics, finance and insurance analytics, healthcare analytics, human resources analytics, and supply chain and logistics analytics.

Each track features industry professionals and their use of analytics to improve operations, generate additional revenues and gain competitive advantage. Track speakers currently include representatives from Procter & Gamble, Fifth Third Bank, Kroger Co. , dunnhumby USA, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital, Humana, Great American Insurance, American Modern Insurance, IBM, Mercer and more.

 

EVENT DETAILS

Who: Open to the public. Reservations required.

What: Analytics Summit 2013

Where: Tangeman University Center

When: Friday, May 31, 2013 | 8AM-5PM

Cost: $295 until May 9 | $345 after May 9

Registration: Online reservations required.

Information:  Tricia.Burger@uc.edu | (513) 556-7140