Seminar @ Bangalore : Business Analytics 2011 – Be the Edge

Glad to share with you details of a seminar on Business Analytics conducted by Deloitte Consulting.

Business that can be analyzed accurately can be managed efficiently. In these volatile times, predictability and foresight are the key attributes that can keep an organization ahead of competition. Business analytics may not be the answer to stay ahead, but it can certainly help decipher the signals generated in a volatile environment and make decisions to maximize an organizations value proposition.

This Seminar on Business Analytics 2011 gives an opportunity for professionals in the Business Intelligence, Data Warehousing and Performance Management space to broaden their thought leadership to the next level. Leaders on Analytics and Performance Management will share their insights and industry trends on business analytics. This Global event is planned in two major cities in India – Bengaluru and Hyderabad during the 2nd week of April’11. Delegates will be given certificate of participation.

• 2:00 pm to 2:30 pm: Registration
• 2:30 pm to 3:00 pm: Keynotes by Analytics Lead – competitive strategy based on Biz Analytics.
• 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm: Future of advanced analytics, use of predictive analytics to stay ahead of competition
• 4:00 pm to 4:30 pm: Tea-Coffee Break / Networking
• 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm: Current state and future of Biz Analytics, Performance Management Technologies
• 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm: Discussion and Sharing of Ideas
• 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm: Dinner – Cocktail / Networking

• Jane Griffin, Principal, Global Analytics Lead
• Nimitt Desai, Principal, Global BI/DW Capability Lead
• Matt Schwenderman, Principal, Global PMT Capability Lead
• William Thomas, Principal, PMT
• Raj Chhabra, Director, PMT
• Ajit Nema, Director, IM Service Line Lead
• Chandu Mukkavalli, Director, Data Management Capability Lead

Since there is limited capacity, please hurry and send in your expression of interest by responding to the dcanalyticsseminarfy11 at on or before March 31, 2011. Once your interest is received, you will be shared additional details.

IBM Cognos Midsize Business Analytics – Virtual Summit

Learn how technology can help your organization turn data into insight, manage costs, and drive business growth. Join Cognos on Wednesday, September 15th at 3:30PM (IST) for the third quarterly virtual summit. There would be a demonstration of the newest capabilities of IBM Cognos Express, the reporting, analysis and planning software that’s purpose-built for midsize companies.

Register to see presentations and demonstrations and text chat “live” with experts – without the time loss or expense of being away from the office.

Through this online simulated conference and expo you will:

  • Learn how adopting integrated business planning increases the accuracy, agility and adaptability that midsize companies need to compete in today’s volatile global economy.
  • Hear how Everlink Payment Services Inc., implemented BI for quick benefits and is now adding planning capabilities for a totally integrated environment.
  • See IBM Cognos Express in action, featuring the newest product capabilities for easy to use planning, budgeting and forecasting.
  • Network and chat live with peers, colleagues, industry experts and IBM Cognos Business Partners.
  • Download helpful information from a rich resource center.

Whether you’re a technical, finance or business manager, you won’t want to miss this event! Learn about affordable reporting, analysis, dashboarding, scorecarding, planning, budgeting and forecasting – all from the convenience of your desk.