The Business Analytics Institute is a service provider dedicated to helping both managers and management improve their ability to take tough decisions.

Our unique workshops will help you:

  • Explore the data at hand,
  • Master the appropriate methodologies, and
  • Transform data into collective action. 

Our expertise focuses on the practices of

  • Work in the digital age,
  • Managerial decision-making,
  • Machine learning,
  • Community management, and
  • Visual Communications

Our institute offers a wide range of training and consulting services to meet market demand: e-learning and digital content, one-day MasterClassesCorporate and ExecEd modules, and our dedicated Summer School


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    Analytics’ contribution to Well-Being : Big Data and « Technologies of the Self »

      Michel Foucault once argued that the only viable yardstick for measuring technology was whether or not it contributed to human potential. The near future of Health Analytics may provide substantive proof of this vision. By 2020, roughly 25,000 petabytes of patient data will be available to the industry.[i] KPMG’s recent survey of healthcare professionals reveals that fifty-six percent of the participants surveyed believe that this data will largely contribute to our practice of business intelligence, while 35 percent cite lowering healthcare costs, and 32 percent suggest improved health outcomes.[ii] As healthcare organizations invest heavily in technology and analytics to take advantage of these opportunities, what are the opportunities for aspiring data scientists?
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    Queen's International Innovation Challenge

    How can data spur innovation?  If management is about reducing risk, uncertainty and ambiguity; data science is about transforming data into collective action. This year’s Queen’s International Innovation Challenge provides postgraduate students an opportunity to use their analytical skills and creativity to address Food Security — a universal, perpetual challenge that just won’t go away. The competition is open to all students registered in a degree or certificate postgraduate program during the during the the current academic year. What is the relationship between data science and innovation, why engage in such a challenge, why « food security », and what will be the payback for your effort?
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