Register for NACRO Webinar: Understanding Data
Webinar #4 on Data Analytics - Understanding Data: Breaking down successful industry-university partnerships in big data & analytics
Tuesday, May 21, 2019; 1:00pm EST
In response to the explosion in the demand for data science and analytics talent, research and solutions, many institutions are launching and growing successful data science and analytics initiatives in partnership with corporations to make sure that their needs are met. This webinar will focus on successful initiatives funded by companies at Emory University, Carnegie Mellon University, and Indiana University. Information presented will focus on how each university identified a niche it could occupy based on its strengths, industry needs (industry disruption), and institutional priorities to play into development and execution of a corporate engagement strategy.
Moderator: Barry Dickerson, Senior Director, Gies College of Business at the University of Illinois.
Speakers: Angela Bostick, Chief Growth Officer, Goizueta Business School, Emory University; Adam Causgrove, Associate Director of Corporate Relations, Dietrich College of Humanities & Social Sciences, Carnegie Mellon University; and Brandy Zamora, Director, Corporate Engagement, Kelley School of Business, Indiana University