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AITP Akron-Canton Chapter Meeting


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Location :
The Bit Factory (Bounce Innovation Hub Building)
526 S. Main Street, Akron, OH 44311

Data Analytics and You!

Organizations are using advanced analytics to gain a competitive advantage in everything from marketing and sales to cybersecurity and operational efficiency. Data Science is the force that drives these lucrative gains, however, many analytics initiatives fall flat and don’t yield any return. This disillusions and discourages organizations from getting data analytics initiatives off the ground. From navigating stakeholders to structuring the right team and identifying pitfalls that doom a project to failure, we will share lessons learned from data science teams that consistently result in impacts on the bottom line.

Speaker Bio:
Cal is a data science thought leader in Northeast Ohio. He leads data science teams to help organizations jump start their analytics initiatives and begin using advanced technologies, like artificial intelligence, to impact the bottom line. Cal regularly speaks on topics in machine learning and what organizations can do to leverage their data for impact. He has received both national and international recognition for his work in predictive modeling and entrepreneurship. As the first data science graduate from Case Western Reserve University, he works tirelessly to advocate for careers and educational pathways in data science and contributes to workforce development initiatives throughout Northeast Ohio.

Schedule:
6:00 PM - Networking & Food
6:30 PM - Presentation