St. Francis Institute of Management and Research is organizing an MDP (Management Development Programme) on ‘Business Analytics’, on 23rd and 24th September, 2016. This MDP on ‘Business Analytics’ is an opportunity to all in the academia and industry to reap the benefits of business data analysis that could improve financial performance, strategic management, and operational efficiency. The participants would discern the potentiality of data analysis and attain hands on experience by employing specific tools such as EXCEL, SPSS andTableau. The Key Takeaways of the programme are Problem Solving and Decision Making, Research Applications and Critical Thinking and Analytical Skills.
We have invited eminent speakers such as Mr. Cyrus Lentin - CEO, MaexaData; Mr. Rajiv Indimath – Founder, Rain Bridge Ventures and Mr. ShrikantKejriwal - DGM, Data Analytics and Insights COE, Mahindra &Mahindra who will provide their insights into various areas of Business Analytics, Digital Technology, Social Media Analytics, Content Analysis, Times Series Forecasting and Analytical Decision Making.
SFIMAR organized an MDP on business analytics on 23rd and 24th of September 2016. As usual there was an over whelming response from the participants for the event. 42 participants from various streams (Corporates/Academicians/Students) participated in the programme .There were three speakers for the programme Namely Mr. Cyrus Lentin Mr. Rajiv Indimath and Mr. Shikant Kejriwal covering four major areas on Business Analytics.
The pre-lunch session on the 23rd was taken by Mr. Cyrus Lentin who is the CEO of MaexaData on overview of business analytics and its types and application through cases and demonstration.
The post lunch session was taken by Mr. Rajiv Indimath who is the founder of Rain Bridge Ventures on the topic Digital Technology and Social Media Analytics.
On 24th September, the entire day's session was taken by Mr. Shikant Kejriwal who is the DGM of Mahindra and Mahindra who spoke on the overview of Content Analysis, Application of Content Analysis, Time series forecasting and analytical decision making.
Mr.Augustine Kurias, Governing council member of SFIMAR was a special invitee for the valedictory session on 24th September at 6 p.m. All the participants were issued with a participation certificate and the Program ended with an experience sharingfrom the participants for future scope of improvement.