DAY 1: SCHEDULE


Thursday, March 9, 2017

Recorded Sessions: Track 1, Track 2

8:00 – 8:45 Registration: Harrisburg University, 326 Market St., Harrisburg PA
8:45 – 9:00 Opening Remarks: Eric Darr, President of Harrisburg University of Science and Technology
9:00 – 10:00 Keynote Talk by Jon Clifton, Gallup: Soft Metrics of Well-Being Cannot Be Ignored:
Jon Clifton, Gallup
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Tracks Management Implications – Recorded Sessions Applied, Technical Implications – Recorded Sessions
10:00 – 10:45 The Art and Science of Measuring the Value of Analytics: Christian Toft-Nielsen, IBM
VIDEO | SLIDES
Analysis of the First Presidential Debate Using SAS Text Analytics: Andre deWaal, SAS Institute
VIDEO | SLIDES
11:00 – 11:45 The Data and Analytics Trust Gap: Wilds Ross, KPMG LLP
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Answering Hard Healthcare Questions with Data: Fred Rahmanian, Geneia
VIDEO | SLIDES
12:00 – 1:00 Lunch
1:00 – 1:45 Letting Data Tell the Story: Jeremy Racine, SAS
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Open-Source Visualization with R: Extending the Impact of the Data Scientist: Kevin Purcell, WildFig
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2:00 – 2:45 Frameworks for Creating Influential Results: Amanda Dawson, Select Medical
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Path-to-Purchase Analytics Using a Data Lake and Spark: Joe Caserta, Caserta Concepts
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3:00 – 3:45 Mission Analytics: Data-Driven Decision Making in Government: Peter Viechnicki, Deloitte Center for Government Insights
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Processing and Visualizing Large Spatial Datasets: Albert Sarvis, Harrisburg University of Science and Technology
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4:00 – 4:45 5 Steps to (Measurable) Analytics Excellence: N. Frank Saffoori, Cloudera
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Is It Finally Time to Disempower Powerpoint?: Charles Palmer, Harrisburg University of Science and Technology
VIDEO
5:00 – 6:00 Reception

 

DAY 2: SCHEDULE


Friday, March 10, 2017 – Recorded Sessions

9:00 – 9:45 Data-Driven Everything – Leveraging Data to Drive Better Decisions, Greater Economic Impact and Higher Community Engagement: Saf Rabah, Socrata
VIDEO
10:00 – 10:45 The Communications Layer: Glenn Mitchell, Harrisburg University of Science and Technology
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11:00 – 11:45 SAS Viya Data Mining and Machine Learning: Andre deWaal, SAS Institute
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12:00 – 1:00 Lunch
1:00 – 1:45 How Tableau Helps People See and Understand Their Data: Justin Zumbano, Tableau
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2:00 – 2:45 The Secret War on Data Analytics: Rand Ford, Harrisburg University of Science and Technology
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3:00 – 3:45 The Importance of Master Data Management in Creating an Analytics Culture: Stephen Penn, Harrisburg University of Science and Technology
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4:00 – 4:45 Analytics + Intuition = Success: Jay Liebowitz, Harrisburg University of Science and Technology
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