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    • Thursday, December 13, 2018
    • 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Davenport University Sneden Center, 6191 Kraft Ave SE • Grand Rapids, MI 49512
    • 52
    Register

    Turning Big Data into Big Value
    Real world examples of success. Solid advice on the why and how to be successful. How businesses have driven improvement on insights. Why analytics matters from a business perspective. What it takes to be successful even when you believe you do not have the resources necessary to succeed. 
    Topics covered will include: 

    Working with data
    Examples of leveraging big data
    Finding insights from big data
    Using data to drive business decisions
    Method using to gain insight, how to execute
    People, who do you need, what is the impact on people
    How are you using it?
    What do you see next? 
    How is Artificial Intelligence (AI) changing the role of the Data Scientist? 

         Agenda

    8:00 - 8:30 | Registration & Networking

    8:30 - 8:45 | Welcome & Introductions

    8:45 - 9:00 | Sponsor Profile
    Nathan Steed, Partner, Warner Norcross & Judd LLP
        
    9:00 - 9:30 | Lauren Jensen, Director of Institutional Effectiveness & Analytics, Calvin College

    9:30 - 9:45 | About the Data - Regional Trends in Data Analytics Technology & Practice - Elliott Church, Director & Co-Founder, Big Data Ignite

    9:45 - 10:00 | Applying Analytics for Success: Building an Analytics Culture - Jared Duquette, Business Intelligence Analyst, Analytics COE Lead, PADNOS

    10:00- 10:15| Break

    10:15 - 10:30 | Applying Analytics for success: practical solutions - Aaron Clark, Data Scientist, Strategic Administrative and Reimbursement Services, Advanced Radiology Services

    10:30 - 10:45 | Bringing it all together, Tuhin Mitra, Director & Co-Founder, Big Data Ignite

    10:45 - 11:00 | Table Activity - Preparing panel questions on the topics, people, technology, process, deployment, business case and data. 

    11:00 - 11:30 | Panel of 5 for Q&A

    11:30 - 12:00 | Discussion & Lunch  

    Map & Parking
    Please note the special parking instructions. Parking is free, but you must print a copy of the
    Special Parking Pass and place in your windshield.

    Map to Davenport's Sneden Center

Past events

Thursday, November 08, 2018 Future of Technology & The Journey to Being a Digitally Enhanced Enterprise Featuring Bruce Rogow an ITMA Favorite!
Thursday, October 11, 2018 IT as a Strategic Business Leader - Accelerating through Change
Thursday, September 13, 2018 Cloud Journey & Lessons from the Field
Wednesday, August 29, 2018 Interface - CPE Accredited Educational Conference for IT Professionals
Thursday, June 21, 2018 Innovative Talent Development Strategies
Thursday, June 14, 2018 Security Best Practices
Tuesday, May 15, 2018 2018 Grand Rapids IT Symposium
Thursday, April 12, 2018 Digital Experience - Is your company in the game?
Thursday, March 08, 2018 Reinventing & Retooling your Help Desk: providing service and support in new and innovative ways.
Thursday, November 09, 2017 Analytics - Big Data, IoT, Machine Learning, AI
Thursday, October 12, 2017 Funding of IT
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 West Michigan Tech Talent Launch Event
Thursday, September 14, 2017 IT Department Branding
Thursday, June 08, 2017 Collaboration & Getting the most out of Google & Microsoft Office365
Tuesday, May 16, 2017 2017 Grand Rapids IT Symposium
Thursday, March 09, 2017 Commiting to the Cloud? If not now, when? Don't go it alone.
Thursday, December 08, 2016 Strategy, Values & Leadership
Thursday, November 10, 2016 Expanding the Talent and Capacity of IT
Thursday, October 13, 2016 Prioritization and Demand Management
Thursday, September 08, 2016 Overcoming Cloud Struggles and Challenges
Wednesday, July 20, 2016 WMCSC Red vs Red vs Blue/Green Cyber Event
Thursday, June 09, 2016 Security Programs and Practices Workshop
Thursday, May 12, 2016 Grand Rapids IT Symposium
Thursday, April 14, 2016 The Two Sides of Innovation – Moving from Experimentation to Exploitation
Thursday, March 10, 2016 IT Talent 2020 and Beyond


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