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Strata + Hadoop World: Developments in Analytics on the 10th Anniversary of Hadoop

By David Alles, Oct 25, 2016

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2016 marks the 10th anniversary of the launch of Hadoop. IIA covered Strata Hadoop World (“Strata”) in New York City Sept. 26–29, 2016, and the size and scope of this show certainly reflects the growth and mainstream adoption of Hadoop and its ever-expanding ecosystem. There are now five annual Strata conferences that take place around the world — two in the U.S., two in Asia and one in Europe. Well over 30,000 people will attend a Strata conference this year.

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2016 Analytics Symposium Summary

By Daniel Magestro, Oct 13, 2016

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On September 27, IIA hosted the 2nd Analytics Symposium of 2016 at the State Room in Boston, MA. We welcomed a record number of IIA clients, industry experts, faculty and guests for a day of lively conversation, best-practice sharing and lessons learned.

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2016 Analytics Symposium Boston Slides

By Daniel Magestro, Oct 12, 2016

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The 2016 Analytics Symposium - Boston took place on September 27 at the State Room in downtown Boston, MA. The event brought together a record number of IIA clients, industry experts, faculty and guests for a day of lively conversation, best-practice sharing and lessons learned. The agenda and format were designed to provide fresh perspectives on the various aspects of building and strengthening the analytics capabilities of our community members.

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IMPROVING OUTCOMES WITH DATA: PRIORITIES FOR HEALTH CARE ANALYTICS IN 2016

By Daniel Magestro, Jun 02, 2016

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On May 3-4, SAS hosted its Health Analytics Executive Forum for the 13th time. The annual event, held at SAS’s headquarters in North Carolina, brought together 350 analytics leaders and innovators from all facets of healthcare: insurance companies (i.e. payers), hospital networks and pharmacies (providers), pharmaceutical and life sciences companies (manufacturers), and the many small and not-so-small (yes, government) organizations that comprise the healthcare industry’s substrate.

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IIA Analytics Symposium: Chicago - April 13, 2016

By Daniel Magestro, Apr 29, 2016

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On April 13, the International Institute for Analytics hosted the first 2016 Analytics Symposium at the Gleacher Center in Chicago. The event brought together IIA clients, partners, and faculty for a day of open conversation, best-practice sharing, and lessons learned – all intended to provide fresh perspectives on the various aspects of building and strengthening the analytics capabilities of our member companies.

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The following is the agenda used during the 2016 Analytics Symposium - Chicago, held at the Gleacher Center in downtown Chicago, IL.

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CAO Summit Session 4: Journey to the CDO/CAO

By IIA Faculty, Nov 19, 2015

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Following on from the CAO vs CDO research delivered in the opening Keynote Address by Robert Morison, this dual interview provided insights from CDO Lee Pierce and CAO Doug Hague.

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CAO Summit Session 3: Cultivating an Analytics Culture across the Enterprise

By IIA Faculty, Nov 19, 2015

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The internal struggle of building and demonstrating the value of analytics is a constant challenge. The irony of analytics is that it can be very anecdotal. Trust in analytics can be undermined when the numbers aren’t believable, the contribution is questioned, and the funding model is unclear. To build back that trust and bolster “digital courage”, there are proven techniques that can put analytics back on solid footing within any organization. During this session, IIA ALC member, David Dittmann shared how Procter and Gamble “value” analytics.

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CAO Summit Session 2: Valuing Analytics

By IIA Faculty, Nov 19, 2015

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The internal struggle of building and demonstrating the value of analytics is a constant challenge. The irony of analytics is that it can be very anecdotal. Trust in analytics can be undermined when the numbers aren’t believable, the contribution is questioned, and the funding model is unclear. To build back that trust and bolster “digital courage”, there are proven techniques that can put analytics back on solid footing within any organization. During this session, IIA ALC member, David Dittmann shared how Procter and Gamble “value” analytics.

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CAO Summit Session 1: From Analytics to Data and Back Again

By IIA Faculty, Nov 19, 2015

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Whether it was in the early days of healthcare analytics, stints as a management consultant at Coopers and Deloitte or executive roles in some of the world’s premier financial services institutions, Mark Clare has watched the analytics landscape shift and change. Mark spoke with author and SAS executive Jill Dyché to discuss the evolution of analytics and data management.

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